Tag Archives: dystopian

Mockingjay

Part 1 Released 11/21/2014                              Rated: PG-13 There are a few disadvantages of dividing a single book/story into a two-parter. The first is that Part 1 is pretty much nothing but a build-up to Part 2. Not much happens action-wise, which … Continue reading

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The Scorch Trials

Released 09/18/2015                             Rated: PG-13 First of all, if you’ve read the book, this movie is nothing like it. I didn’t read the book until after I saw the film, and while the book counterpart contains more of a definite mystery, … Continue reading

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Never Let Me Go

Released 10/15/2010                              Rated: R Every once in a while I’ll see a trailer, and never hear of the movie again. I’ll be lucky if the name of the movie makes it onto my list of movies that I want to … Continue reading

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Catching Fire

Released 11/22/13                              Rated: PG-13 I waited FOREVER for this movie to come out!! I knew they were going to do well with it. I loved

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Looper

Released 9/28/12                              Rated: R Not what I expected, but still a really good movie. One thing they did well was establish the world. Science-fiction is hard to do well for the screen for a variety of reasons. The world they … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games

Released 3/23/12                              Rated: PG-13 Let me just say this, if you’re going to read anyone’s review on this or any other movie, don’t read those of the people who didn’t even see the film. Personally, I don’t think you’re entitled … Continue reading

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