Tag Archive: movies

Classic Scene: The Time Warp

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The Time Warp Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975) Directed by Jim Sharman The Scene: Isolated on a dark stormy night, square white bread couple Brad and Janet (an assh*le and a slut if… Continue reading

Failed Reboots Nobody Wanted(done)

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It is no secret that Hollywood is in the midst of a creative quagmire where every major movie hitting cinema seems to be a remake, reboot, or long delayed sequel. With the recent… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Cats’

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Disclaimer: a new print of the film is being delivered to cinemas, so I saw a different version of this movie. Until I see the new print for myself I can’t tell you… Continue reading

Movie Review: 'Jumanji: The Next Level'

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Director: Jake Kasdan Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Karen Gillan, Kevin Hart, Danny DeVito, Danny Glover, Ser’Darius Blain, Morgan Turner, Alex Wolff, Nick Jonas, Colin Hanks, Awkwafina, Madison Iseman, Rys Darby, Rory McCann… Continue reading

The Disney Marathon: 'Big Hero 6'

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The story so far… My children and I have picked up a subscription to Disney+ (along with a billion other people) and have challenged ourselves to work through the back catalogue of animated… Continue reading

Movie Review: '1917'

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Director: Sam Mendes Cast: Dean-Charles Chapman, George MacKay, Mark Strong, Andrew Scott, Richard Madden, Claire Duburcq, Colin Firth, Benedict Cumberbatch Plot: A pair of Lance Corporals serving in France during World War I… Continue reading

Movie Review: 'Jojo Rabbit'

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Director: Taika Waititi Cast: Roman Griffin Davis, Thomasin McKenzie, Scarlett Johansson, Taika Waititi, Sam Rockwell, Alfie Allen, Rebel Wilson, Stephen Merchant, Archie Yates Plot: Johannes ‘Jojo’ Betzler has had his worldview shaped by… Continue reading

Movie Review: 'The Addams Family'

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Directors: Conrad Vernon and Greg Tierman Cast: Oscar Issacs, Charlize Theron, Chloë Grace Moretz, Finn Wolfhard, Nick Kroll, Bette Midler, Conrad Vernon, Snoop Dogg, Allison Janney, Elsie Fisher Plot: Newlyweds Gomez and Morticia… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Frozen 2’

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Directors: Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee Cast: Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, Sterling K. Brown, Evan Rachel Wood, Alfred Molina, Martha Plimpton Plot: Queen Elsa is haunted by a singing… Continue reading

Classic Scene: Quicksand!

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Quicksand Blazing Saddles (1974) Directed by Mel Brooks The Scene: In the opening minutes of Mel Brooks’ masterpiece send-up of the Western genre, we are introduced to our hero Bart (Cleavon Little). He… Continue reading