Movie 411: Gods of Egypt

Director: Alex Proyas Screenplay: Max Sazama & Burke Sharpless Rated: PG-13 Released: February 26, 2016 Genre: Adventure, Fantasy The Hook: Egypt mythology. That is all. I’m a sucker for most things action-adventure and all things mythology and magic (and paranormal-but not the freaky horror kind of paranormal), but I must admit, when it comes to Egypt mythology I am limited in […]

Sneak Peeks: Movie 411s (July 2016)

Since I put out a Sneak Peek for books I felt it necessary to follow-up with Movies and Television. So here it goes. Gods of Egypt Mortal hero Bek teams with the god Horus in an alliance against Set, the merciless god of darkness, who has usurped Egypt’s throne, plunging the once peaceful and prosperous […]

Movie 411: X-Men, Apocalypse

Genres: action, adventure Directed by: Brian Singer (X-Men, X-Men 2) Screenplay by: Simon Kinberg (X-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men: Days of Future Past) Rated: PG-13 Release Date: May 27, 2016 Genre: Action, Adventure The Hook: X-Men. I may have mentioned this before, but I’m not really a comic book reader. I have nothing against them (although […]

Movie 411: Scents and Sensibility

Genres: love stories Director: Brian Brough Screenplay: Jennifer Jan and Brittany Wiscombe Story by Jane Austin Rated: PG Released: May 2011 The Hook: I needed to occupy my mind, I love Jane Austin, so I said “what the hey.” What can I say? It was a lazy Sunday afternoon and I needed my mind to take a break for a little […]

Movie 411: London Has Fallen

Director: Babak Najafi Screenplay: Creighton Rothenberger, Katherine Benedikt, Christian Gudegast, & Chad St. John Released: March 4, 2016 Rated: R The Hook: Um, action, government conspiracy things, and I enjoyed the first film (Olympus Has Fallen which I realized I never reviewed! *gasps*) Okay, I have to say I was skeptical about this one. In my humble opinion, there […]

Movie 411: Terminator Genysis

Director: Alan Taylor (Game of Thrones 2011-2012, Boardwalk Empire, Mad Men) Screenplay: Laeta Kalogridis, Patrick Lussier Rated: PG-13 Released: July 1, 2015 The Hook: “I’ll be back.” ::pause:: I’m torn right now. Our power just went out and so that means our wifi. I can choose to continue on cellular so … I may have to cut this short. ::unpause:: When I […]