Category Archives: fantasy

Then vs. Now: Beauty and the Beast

Released 11/22/1991                              Rated: G It should come as no surprise that I am a Disney kid. And I don’t just mean that I’ve seen them all; I mean I watched them on repeat throughout my childhood, and know most of … Continue reading

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The Curse of Sleeping Beauty

Released 05/17/2016                              Rated: (Not Rated) I found the trailer on YouTube a little while back, and was like “Heck yeah, I want to see this!” Then it showed up on Netflix, which is the only way I’m able to see … Continue reading

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Practical Magic

Released 10/16/1998                              Rated: PG-13 This movie has been labeled a romantic comedy, but I have not tagged it as such because I do not believe that label is justified. A rom-com, as some people like to shorten it, is where … Continue reading

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Ghostbusters (2016)

Released 07/15/2016                              Rated: PG-13 At first I was worried that it was just going to be a remake of the original. Nope, not a rehash. Then I was worried that it was going to be over-the-top, resulting in a film … Continue reading

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Harry Potter 7.1-2

The Deathly Hallows Part 1 Released 11/19/2010                              Rated PG-13 Very few points I wish they’d done with Part 1. The first is the fact that things important to the story here at the end have either been altered or cut … Continue reading

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Released 12/18/2015                           Rated: PG-13 This movie wasn’t even halfway through the first time we saw it in theaters, and I leaned over to my husband and went “This is amazing. We are totally reserving this at MovieStop.” (We don’t usually … Continue reading

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Crimson Peak

Released 10/16/2015                              Rated: R I enjoyed this film. I enjoyed it a lot, up until the twist, which resulted in the ending. It’s not a bad twist, and I certainly didn’t see it coming, but I guess I was just … Continue reading

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