Sharp Objects Season 1 Episode 2 Review: Dirt

There’s nothing like watching a crime thriller at night. Every little jump, or flash to something eerie sends chills all over. But if I don’t watch Sharp Objects immediately, when else will I have time? Cue Sunday night nightmares. After a helpful friend sent me a Vulture article detailing every word spotted in last week’s episode…

Sharp Objects Season 1 Episode 1 Review: Vanish

Wow, this is going to be a slow and heavy show. If you’re familiar with Gone Girl, the famous book turned movie staring Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike, then you might have an inkling of what to expect from Sharp Objects. I’ve read both Gone Girl and Dark Places and was only impressed with the…

On Chesil Beach: Ace Representation

I trust Saoirse Ronan to choose movies that are compelling and I went into On Chesil Beach with some hope she would bring a layer to Florence I didn’t expect. Unfortunately, the movie missed a major point that could have revolutionized how we view women’s sexuality in film. Perhaps it was the source material, which…

Infinity War Countdown: Black Panther

This is it! The Last movie before Infinity War. I hope you’re reading this while you’re in the theater! I know I’m in line at mine. Let’s go. After Black Panther smashed box office records, Infinity War has a lot to live up to. The film stands on its own, and it’s even a reasonable place to enter into the Marvel Cinematic…

Infinity War Countdown: Captain America The Winter Soldier

The Winter Soldier is packed with awesome car chases, fight choreography, meaningful friendships, terrible betrayals, and one line that still gets me every time I watch it. “Who the hell is Bucky?” The Winter Soldier might be the best movie in the MCU. It’s a catalyst for a storyline that we’re still unravelling in Infinity…

Infinity War Countdown: Iron Man 3

Who else remembers this movie? Were you excited for it? Even watching the trailer now, I remember having hope for this epic movie about how Tony was coping with the aftermath of Avengers. I was ready for a dynamic discussion of Tony’s ego and how the power had effected him. Instead we got a disappointing villain, Tony’s…