…Be Practical

Nostalgia is a powerful thing, especially in the autumn. Something about the changing leaves and cooler temperatures makes the world want to wrap itself up in a warm blanket of the familiar. With that in mind, today is a flashback Flick Friday. Having just celebrated its 20th anniversary, “Practical Magic,” is a film that is…

…Come Home

Any lover of the horror genre knows that not all horror flicks and series are created equal. There are those that might startle you a few times and then there are those that get under your skin, force you to watch in the fetal position, and have you sleeping with the lights on for a…

…changer l’histoire

On this, the day after the Day of the Girl 2018, I want to say that I particularly planned to be reviewing a movie about a woman ahead of her time. Alas, it is, as so many things in life are, a complete coincidence. But I can think of no better way to follow the…

…Rise

From the first moment of Bradley Cooper’s directorial debut, “A Star is Born,” you know it’s going to be a wild ride. Jackson Maine (played by Cooper), a music artist straight out of a bygone era downs his drug addiction with a tall glass of alcoholism before staggering on to stage in front of a…

…Enrich

In the midst of a summer of sequels, director Jon M. Chu’s, “Crazy Rich Asians,” is a welcome breath of fresh air, in more ways than one. It’s a story you’ve heard before, more or less. Nice girl, Rachel Chu (Constance Wu), meets a charming, handsome boy, Nick Young (Henry Golding), who turns out to…