So I have been a bit of a She Hulk cynic since the first trailer. The CGI taking me out of it both times. I’m not a big fan of her design either. But when I sat down and watched the first episode… I was nicely surprised. It still had problems but I am much … More Thoughts on She Hulk’s Premiere from a Cynic
Teenage Bounty Hunters Netflix It’s like Derry Girls meets the Stephanie Plum novels and just as fun. I originally saw this on the excellent TV Fanatic Blog and had to give it a go. I’m glad I saw the review first because the beginning was a little bumpy but in the end I speed through … More Derry Girls Meets Stephanie Plum
Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga Directed By: David Dobkin I actually really enjoyed Eurovision but I must admit there was a moment mid-movie where Dan Stevens character is comforting Rachel McAdams Sigrit after a particularly humiliating moment and I thought… he should have been Lars and Ferrell should have played Lemtov. And … More Balancing out the Ferrell
Once upon a time there was a little girl who liked books and was just getting over an illness when she looked upon the television and saw a movie with hot guys with attitudes in uniform, fast planes, motorcycles and thought… oh, I like this. It’s going to be my childhood classic.
So last night I was supposed to go see MIB: International had the tickets and everything. But right before we were scheduled to leave the house there was some sort of power surge, outage, blip, I don’t know we lost power for a couple of minutes and then it took a long time to come … More Films & Shows that Help Tame My Anxiety
9 to 5 Directed By: Colin Higgins Grade: B+ 9 to 5 was my Blind Spot pick for January. Mainly because I wanted to watch something funny and low-key because I’ve had that song in my head off and on since Dumplin’ in December! The film is about three overworked harassed women (Jane Fonda, Dolly … More 9 to 5: Still Sadly Relevant
Derry Girls Created and Written by: Lisa McGee So I went into Derry Girls on Netflix knowing nothing about it save Netflix thought I’d like it based on previous choices and Twitter thought subtitles might be necessary. I wound up flying through all six episodes in no time! Its one of the funniest most entertaining … More Derry Girls is an Instant Favorite
Airplane! Directed By: Jerry Zucker, David Zucker & Jim Abrahams Grade: D Airplane! was my Blind Spot pick for July and first of all I want to say that humor is different for everyone. Plus I really did try to think of this movie (like all of them) in the context of its time period … More Please Pass the Parachute
The Odd Couple Directed By: Gene Saks Grade: A This was my Blind Spot Series pick for April in which I had one requirement: no romance. Also I wanted to watch it early because my movie going mind is swiftly shifting to exactly one track for the next couple of days!
Girls Trip Directed by: Malcolm D. Lee Grade: A- Four old college friends get together for a crazy weekend in New Orleans. Ryan, Lisa, Sasha and Dina haven’t seen each other for a while but are bound and determined to reconnect and have a good time. I was bound and determined to have a laugh … More Girls Trip