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…

Pacific Rim Uprising Review

I finally saw Pacific Rim: Uprising last night, and my expectations were as low as they could get. I’ve been burned before, especially when my hopes were too high for Kingsmen: The Golden Circle. Sequels are difficult to navigate. Some companies produce sequels to make money, and other times it’s to further a story, but they’re not always…

The Magicians Episode 308 Review: Six Short Stories About Magic

We have it on record that I said this week’s Magicians episode would be great, right? Good. I was spot on with that prediction, because “Six Short Stories About Magic” took me back to why I love this show so much. Not only did this episode break up the storylines in an interesting way, it…