TOP 5: NATALIE WOOD PERFORMANCES

My admiration for Natalie Wood started when I was young. Introduced though my mother’s love for the actress, the name Natalie Wood stayed in my head. I would not be exposed to her movies until years later, but since my first viewing of West Side Story, I went further down the rabbit hole – in…

TOP 5: MOST SURPRISING MOVIES OF 2019

Every year we create our infamous “Most Anticipated Lists,” and sit down to watch those films only to find out that maybe they didn’t exactly live up to our unattainable expectations. But every once in a while, we are pleasantly surprised by those films that flew under our radar. Instead, of doing any type of…

TOP 5 JUDY GARLAND FIILMS

It’s often hard to reminisce about the “Golden Age” of cinema without uttering the name, Judy Garland, at one point or another. Because of her beautiful voice, Garland’s fame came mostly with musicals. However, she did lend her talents to some dramatic pieces as well.  So with the release of Judy this weekend, for which…

Top 5 Movies of 2015

This list was tough to make! I wanted to extend this to as many films as I could, because we all know 2015 was a fantastic year. After weeks of contemplation, I have come up with the Top 5 Movies of 2015. Honorable Mentions Spy The Gift Ex Machina The Martian Sicario I am very…

Top 5 Most Disappointing Movies of 2015

As anticipated as we all are for upcoming films, sometimes we just don’t get the movies we’re promised. This isn’t the usual “Worst of 2015” that reviewers usually come up with. In fact, some of the films on this list are decent films. Instead this is the list of films that I looked forward to…

Top 5 Christmas Movies

In celebration of Christmas, here is a list of my Top 5 Christmas Movies! This will not include Christmas specials, dramatic or horror films that were released during the Christmas season, or Hallmark movies. This list became very nostalgic for me. It’s hard for it not to be. Anyway, with that, let’s take a look…

TOP 5 FRIDAY: TOP 5 KIDS’ MOVIES

Sometimes, even when you’re older, it’s nice to go back to your childhood. There were many honorable mentions in this category. But to be honest, there are just too many good kids’ movies. 5. The Princess Bride The origin of the famous line, “Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to…