Watching: Baby Driver

Baby Driver You know, this movie never made my radar until recently. The trailer looked exciting so it sat in my queue. It took me a while to warm up to the idea of watching it. Not quite sure why, just that I wasn’t sure if I wanted to dive in. All I know about it […]

Watching: Pride and Prejudice (2005)

Watching Pride and Prejudice, again. Actually. It’s weird, but I was reading up on Ancient Rome, prepping for my research paper on private law in Rome, when this movie popped up on a website I was viewing. And that made me think, “huh, haven’t seen this one in a while.” After reading a few more paragraphs […]

Show Biz 411: Updates in some favorite fandoms

Fangirling! If you’re a fan of . . . well, anything, you can relate to that growing excitement, almost giddiness, when something new is happening in your fandom. Simply put, a fangirl moment (or fanboy)! It may be a newly released novella or a season renewal, a possible spinoff of a minor character, or even […]

Currently Watching: Lake House

Well, it’s been a while since I’ve seen this. I’m not usually a romantic drama kind of movie watcher, but I did like this one. It could be the whole timeline thing. Oh, and the letter writing thing! Definitely that. I think a rewatch is a good break from all the Roman Civil Law material […]

The Dark Tower

Movie 411: Dark Tower

Screenplay by: Nikolaj Arcel, Akiva Goldsman, Jeff Pinker, and Anders Thomas Jensen Rated: PG-13 The Hook: The fantastical elements and storyline piqued my interest. A Stephen King film I could actually watch. Plus, Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey in the starring cast? Couldn’t hurt.  The Good The acting. I mentioned in my expectations, I like Alba and McConaughey […]

At the Movies: Geostorm

Honestly, this pretty much came out of nowhere for me. Had no idea what this was until the trailer set before Thor: Ragnarok. And when I did I thought “why not?” The Whys: Conspiracy Theory! – I’m a sucker for a good cover up. Or at least seeing how its done. Gerard Butler – He […]