Category Archives: fantasy

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Released 11/18/2016                              Rated: PG-13 The difficult thing about this franchise is that we’re coming off of Harry Potter, a series well established before the films even made it to the screen. With Fantastic Beasts all we’re getting is the screenplay … Continue reading

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Noelle

Released 11/12/2019                              Rated: G This movie was super cute. I’m considering it becoming a new Christmas staple in my holiday line-up. It made me laugh, it’s got heart and a good message, it made me tear up, it’s got some … Continue reading

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Doctor Sleep

Released 11/08/2019                              Rated: R This movie was amazing. I haven’t seen a film this well rounded in a while. I haven’t read the book, and it’s been a while since I’ve seen The Shining, but this movie hit everything I … Continue reading

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Gremlins

Released 06/08/1984                              Rated: PG I did it. I faced my demons. And by that I mean I rewatched this movie. There are certain movies from my childhood that I didn’t care for. Gremlins is the bigger offender. (I didn’t exactly … Continue reading

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Yesterday

Released 06/28/2019                              Rated: PG-13 I actually didn’t grow up listening to The Beatles. I heard a few of their hits that came on the radio; I can’t say I distinctly knew they were by The Beatles, but I know them. … Continue reading

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Then vs. Now: Aladdin

Released 11/25/1992                              Rated: G This movie is perfect. Everything from the casting, to the animation, to the way the characters play off each other, to the story, to Genie’s pop culture-reference infused antics, to the songs; ALL OF IT! I’ve … Continue reading

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The Huntsman: Winter’s War

Released 04/22/2016                              Rated: PG-13 This is a pre-sequel……. It takes place both before and after the events of SWATH. And if ever there was a movie that didn’t need to exist, it’s this one. In my opinion it was a … Continue reading

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