An Ode to a Movie Lover

I try to keep the articles on this site happy, and at times, rather a sort of sarcastic humor. But today I wanted to talk about a dear friend who passed away today. Her love for movies, as well as books, were topics that we bonded over. She and her husband would constantly go to…

OSCAR 2016: NOMINATIONS & REACTION

Today is the day for Oscar nominations. After the recent Golden Globe Awards, we can start to get an idea of who will be the contenders in every category. But with the addition of some actors or films in each category, our idea is never quite clear of who will win on February 28th. Here…

GOLDEN GLOBES 2016: MY THOUGHTS

I was impressed with the wins Sunday night at the Golden Globes. To be honest, I never really put much stock into the awards these organizations give out. Most of the time it is political, and the people who deserve an award for their performance, don’t end up getting one because it is “not their…

Liebster Award Nomination

  Last month, I know…I know, I am unequivocally late to to the party. Anyway, I was nominated for The Liebster Award. From what I understand, The Liebster Award is a way for small blogs to gain a following through other blogs. Like I said, I never really paid attention to this, and for that,…

Don’t Ever Talk During the Movie!

I was at a recent showing of The Good Dinosaur, which I recently reviewed here on my site. During my viewing, the most obnoxious people to ever go see a movie, happened to sit three rows ahead of me. If for some reason you are these strange middle aged women, which I doubt you are,…

Do Horror Movies Stand the Test of Time?

In a recent viewing of Dracula (1931), I could tell how much our generation has changed in what we find scary. That is not surprising, seeing that production teams now have more tools to help them convey that emotion of fear to the audience. But in a movie that had scared its audience upon initial…