Tag Archive: musical

Movie Review: ‘Annette’

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Director: Leos Carax Cast: Adam Driver, Marion Cotillard, Simon Helberg, Devyn McDowell Plot: Henry McHenry, an abrasive and controversial stand-up comedian, falls in love with Ann Defrasnoux, a delicate and beloved opera singer.… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘Phantom of the Opera’ (1943)

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In the 1940’s Universal Studios was now in the hands of new owners who had inherited the studio’s legacy in horror. Like studio execs, even to this day, often are they liked the… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘Beach Blanket Bingo’

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In the 1960’s teenagers solidified their power at the movie box office, and one of the trends which emerged courtesy of this new market demographic was the teen beach movie. One would guess… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘Phantom of the Paradise’

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Ever since Lon Chaney struck fear into the hearts of moviegoers in 1925, the Phantom of the Opera has been a favorite tale of filmmakers. The Gaston Leroux tale of has been seen… 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: ‘Pitch Perfect 3’

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Director: Trish Sie Cast: Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Hailee Steinfeld, Brittany Snow, Anna Camp, Hana Mae Lee, Alexis Knapp, John Michael Higgins, Elizabeth Banks, John Lithgow, Ruby Rose, DJ Khaled Plot: The Barden Bellas… Continue reading

Movie Review: LA LA LAND

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Plot:  Mia Dolan (Emma Stone) is a young barista trying to make it in Hollywood as an actress.  One night while walking home after her car is towed, she chances to walk into… Continue reading