The Candymanathon – Pt. 2

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It’s not hard to see why the original film cemented the title character immediately entered the zeitgeist and why sequels were put into production. How did the sequels do? Title: Candyman: Farewell to… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Hustlers’

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Director: Lorene Scafaria Cast: Constance Wu, Jennifer Lopez, Julia Stiles, Keke Palmer, Madeline Brewer Plot: The based-on-true-story tale of a group of strippers who begin drugging and robbing men, hiding under the knowledge… Continue reading

The Candymanathon – Pt. 1

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As the internet has frequently reminded me, we are in the Spoopy Season. That means I’ll be watching a bunch of horror movies, which is…what I usually do… Anyway, it’s been so long… Continue reading

Donny and Brook: The Greatest Sequel of All Time

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Brook: I have determined the greatest sequel of all time. Want to guess? Donny: Oh, is it The Dark Knight? It effectively elevated the adventure-thriller elements of Batman Begins, while delivering a villain… Continue reading

United Artists: 100 Years of Film

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In 1919, four major players in the film industry; DW Griffith, Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford, and Douglas Fairbansdk, foresaw the increasing commercialization of the business as a detriment. Together they founded their own… Continue reading

TV Review: ‘The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance’ Season 1

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Plot: Set years before the events of the 1982 film, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance returns viewers to the world of Thra, a place as vast and wondrous as it is perilous… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Joker’

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Director: Todd Phillips Cast: Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz, Frances Conroy, Brett Cullen Plot: Arthur Fleck is a mentally disturbed comedian and clown who feels consistently downtrodden by the oppressive society… Continue reading

Movie Review: Downton Abbey (Second Opinion)

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Earlier our Head of the House took a look at this movie from the perspective of a newcomer to the saga. But now I feel it is time for the opinion of a… Continue reading

The Most Pointless Questions Answered By Prequels

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Tomorrow we’re going to see Joker, very possibly a story that does not need to be told. In fact, there’s an argument that explaining the history and motivations for The Joker may lessen his… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’

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Director: André Øvredal Cast: Zoe Colletti, Michael Garza, Gabriel Rush, Austin Zajur, Natalie Ganzhorn, Austin Abrams, Dean Norris, Gil Bellows, Javier Botet Plot: Whilst exploring a so-called haunted house at the centre of… Continue reading