…Come to a Conclusion

It’s here! The perfect date is here! This year, this not too hot, not too cold day happens to coincide with the beginning of the end…or ends(?). So, grab that light jacket and follow me down a slightly less rosy path.

…Be Practically Magic

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…

…Fall For It

It’s the last day of summer. Yes, despite what Starbucks would have you believe, autumn doesn’t start until tomorrow. It’s a time of year that divides us into two camps. For some, tomorrow can’t come soon enough. For others, the sunny, summer months have once again ended too soon. I won’t say one side is more…

…keep rolling

Tomorrow we’ll wrap the 2015 Summer of Blockbusters with 2WC’s final judgments on the last few months of movies. Today, I thought I’d take the opportunity to look forward.

…Detach

Alfonso Cuaron’s “Gravity,” is an awe-inspiring film.  Set in the stunningly beautiful, peace and tranquility of outerspace, “Gravity,” tells a simple tale of a fight for survival against impossible odds. Dr. Ryan Stone (Sandra Bullock) is on her first space shuttle mission.  What starts as a routine spacewalk turns into a fight for her life, when…

…agree to disagree

When the Academy announced their choices this year, there were more than a few shocks (most of which will be covered at a later date…).  The presence of “Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close,” a film that I had written off as another unnecessary attempt at a 9-11 movie, was noted by many as a questionable call. I…