Category Archives: film

My Two Cents on “A Wrinkle in Time”

I saw A Wrinkle in Time the day it came out, and I have some things to say. I grew up on Madeline L’Engle books. The first book of her’s that I read was A Wrinkle in Time. And it … Continue reading

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I Watched ‘The Emoji Movie,’ So You Don’t Have To

When I first heard this movie was coming out, I thought, well, sure. Of course. And it will be a monstrosity. It’s nothing more than a money grab. But I’d said the same about The Lego Movie. That sounded like a quick … Continue reading

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Thoughts While Watching Mute

-I’m going into this knowing very little about it, but I think that can often work in a film’s favor. -Interesting. This has the filter of a cyberpunk neo-noir film, but with a different color scheme. -The future is amish. … Continue reading

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Why Maleficent is Definitely 100% the Best Disney Villain

You know the movie Maleficent? Fuck that movie. Not because it’s a terrible movie. It’s not. I mean, it isn’t great, but it isn’t terrible. Maleficent, the movie, is basically the concept of Wicked (more the musical than the book) … Continue reading

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Feminism within Quentin Tarantino Films

feminism                                                                                                                                              noun fem·i·nism \ˈfe-mə-ˌni-zəm\                                  1 … Continue reading

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What Does Klaatu Barada Nikto Actually Mean?

In case it wasn’t immensely clear from my blog banner, I really really really love 1951’s The Day the Earth Stood Still. Like, really a lot. It’s quintessential classic science fiction, what with its aliens and laser-eyed robots. Meanwhile, the … Continue reading

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A Question, a Chair, and a Diner (on Moonlight)

I saw Moonlight over a month ago now, and when I didn’t write about right after seeing it, I thought, “well now it would be weird, cause it was so long ago.” But fuck it. I want to talk about … Continue reading

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