Month: December 2016

Now Watching: Sing – M..

Now Watching: Sing – Movie Review

I can carry a tune; carefully with both hands… but that’s about it. I’m like most people who’ve got an ear for music but no talent for the singing; more than slightly obsessed with animated singing cartoons. But you can’t just go throwing some tunes on screen and expect me to be all in. I’ve got […]

December 21, 2016
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Now Watching: Passengers ..

Now Watching: Passengers – Movie Review

The opening sequence shows a massive gorgeously designed ship flowing through space on autopilot. So, sue me if I’m expecting all my space opera dreams to come true in the next hundred minutes. I blame the trailer (official trailer 2) I saw. It was misleading as all get out. Alright, so that’s my own fault […]

December 21, 2016
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Now Borrowing: Moonshadow

Now Borrowing: Moonshadow

This new chapter in the world of the Elder Race is a wonderful pick-up of the breadcrumbs from Shadow’s End about the Elder Races in the United Kingdom. It’s a fresh look at a world that is already rich and vibrant with interesting characters and life. With this new landscape we get to see how […]

December 13, 2016
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Now Watching: Arrival

Now Watching: Arrival

Linguistics professor Louise Banks (played by Amy Adams) leads an elite team of investigators when gigantic vessels enter Earth’s atmosphere and hover over 12 locations around the world. As nations teeter on the verge of global war, Banks and team race the clock to find a path to communicate with the extraterrestrials. Banks takes a […]

December 11, 2016
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Now Watching: Miss Sloane

Now Watching: Miss Sloane

I love a good political drama. I particularly love it when a political drama pokes at a subject guaranteed to bring the drama: power grabs. When I first heard about Miss Sloane, I was conflicted. On the one hand, I wondered, did there really need to be another movie about lobbyists and what they get […]

December 9, 2016
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