…Never Be The Same

  It’s a new day, a new week, a new season, and if that’s not enough for you, we’re about to reach a new month and the halfway point of the year. It’s a lot, but you’ve got this. (deep breath)

…Be Brave

We are nearly halfway through the year, and honestly, that blows my mind. Where have the first five months of 2019 gone? It should still be January, right? At the same time, this has been a bit of a year. I tend to keep my personal life out of these posts, and will continue to…

…Break Through

When “Wreck-It Ralph” came out in 2012, its success seemed unlikely. What place did a retro video game villain and a glitching, candy land racer have in Disney’s animated kingdom? It turned out that this unlikely duo was a perfect pair and their surprising and sweet story broke through any preconceived notions. In “Ralph Breaks…

…leave it to chance

“Brave” marks the long-awaited arrival of a Pixar heroine and a welcome female touch to a summer of testosterone-heavy blockbusters. It is the story of a Scottish princess, but this isn’t your typical princess story. Although, truth be told, few modern princess stories are. Merida (Kelly Macdonald), a fiery spirit, a gifted archer, and a…

…Bear With Us

It’s a special cinematic Sunday, and as you’ve probably guessed, it’s about “Brave.” This is not a review of the movie, that’ll come Friday.  This is a reflection. For those who don’t know the significance of “Brave”—shame on you.  Lucky for you, we’re here to catch you up.   This is Pixar’s first feature film with a female…