Tag Archive: review

Movie Marathon: ‘Wrong Turn’

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I’m pretty clued up on my horror franchises. I’ve seen all the Freddy, Jason, Jigsaw, Phantasm, whatever else. But one franchise I’m completely in the dark about is the Wrong Turn series. I… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘Moana’

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This was an early favourite of Amelia, being only a few years old at the time of release. Cue several months of a child telling us that she doesn’t need swimming lessons, because… Continue reading

The Disney Marathon: ‘Mulan’

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Last week we covered an older, more obscure part of the Disney oeuvre, an attempt to broaden the cultural diversity in their output. Now we’re jumping forward to more recent efforts where they…well…did… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘The Three Caballeros’

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Of the 13 movies we’d already covered on this list, this is the one you’re least likely to have seen. It’s a collection of shorts tied together through exploring South American culture and… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Fantasy Island’

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Director: Jeff Wadlow Cast: Michael Peña, Maggie Q, Lucy Hale, Austin Stowell, Portia Doubleday, Jimmy O. Yang, Ryan Hansen, Michael Rooker Plot: A group of young people arrive by plane on a luxury… Continue reading

The Disney Marathon: ‘A Goofy Movie’

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In the year 1995 I was a cynical 14 year old who listened to The Offspring and thought I was pretty darn edgy. When A Goofy Movie was being promoted I bravely called… Continue reading

The Disney Marathon: ‘Aladdin’

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For the first time in the Disney Marathon…an undebatable classic. Something that everybody knows and loves. The first film I would consider a strong long-term contender for the top spot. Where will it… Continue reading

The Worst Ending to Any Horror Movie. Ever.

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Quite the statement, but not one without qualification. It’s no secret that shoddy horror movies on Netflix is a guilty pleasure on mine. It’s makes for a good bit of background noise when… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Polaroid’

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Director: Lars Klevberg Cast: Kathryn Prescott, Tyler Young, Samantha Logan, Javier Botet, Grace Zabriskie Plot: An anxious high school student who works in an antique shop comes into possession of a haunted polaroid… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn’

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Director: Cathy Yan Cast: Margot Robbie, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Rosie Perez, Chris Messina, Ella Jay Basco, Ewan McGregor Plot: Lunatic criminal Harley Quinn has broken up with Joker, and without his… Continue reading