…re-view

The time has come, crusaders. With just days left of the season, it’s time to close another summer of blockbusters. But what a summer (and, if we’re honest, spring too) it’s been. There have been plenty of tears, laughter, songs, dances, and, of course, superheroes. It’s been one hell of a ride, but like all…

…Try to Make It Real

Talk about a dream, Try to make it real. Bruce Springsteen, “The Badlands” Today, I’m wrapping up our summer of blockbusters with a film that is the perfect finale for this summer of cinema. Firstly, it is not a blockbuster, which is very on theme for this year’s lineup. Secondly, it centers around music and…

…Stock Up

It’s starting to feel like the end of summer is rapidly approaching, which must mean it’s August. As the long days and warm nights start to wane, it seems more urgent than ever to enjoy and savor what’s left. Personally, the end of the season has me feeling nostalgic. Growing up, June through August wasn’t…

…Land On Your Feet

Today I’m going to do something I never thought I’d do — defend “Cats” (sort of). Just to be clear, that’s “Cats” as in the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical based on “Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats” by T.S. Eliot, not cats as in felines. The felines can defend themselves. The first trailer was let…

…Rêver

  Bonjour, tout le monde. Aujourd’ hui, je suis ecrivez en Francais parce que c’est la Fête Nationale de France. Hello to all my English speaking crusaders. Just to catch you up, today is la Fête Nationale, le quatorze juillet, or as you probably know it, Bastille Day. To put it another way, it’s the…

…Write Back at You

  My fellow fans of a good story, we have a problem. There are too many series worthy of our time. It’s nearly mid-July, a time that use to be reserved for reruns and cheesy game shows, and yet shows like “Big Little Lies”, “The Handmaid’s Tale”, and “Legion” are still going strong. It’s both…