…surrender

There are some moments in life that are just so perfect and magical that trying to replicate them can only lead to disappointment. And I confess, I feared that a “Mamma Mia!” sequel might be a tragic attempt at recapturing the magic that was the first. There was a lot to live up to —…

…take a chance

Happy Monday, crusaders! And what a week we have ahead of us. Comic-Con starts Thursday, “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again” hits theaters this Friday, and really, what else matters? I think we’ve already reached maximum #MondayMotivation with those two, so let’s run with it…

…find your bliss

Happy Friday, crusaders! We’re now a ways into this summer of blockbusters and although it might feel like the only films being made are superhero movies, the reality is there’s a movie out there for just about everybody. So today as we recover from the 4th of July and prepare to press forward through this…

…transform

In most ways Disney’s live-action adaptation of “Cinderella” is just as charming (and although it’s sacrilege to say, perhaps even more-so) as the 1950’s animated classic. Director Kenneth Branagh has done a wonderful job making this movie beautiful. There’s not one frame that can’t be described as gorgeous.

…nail it

The wonderful brilliance of “Thor”  was (and is) that it was able to take the extreme leap from a fantastic, futuristic world of the gods to the very real-world middle of Roswell, New Mexico with brilliant wit and charm. It has all of the action and super you expect from a comic book story with the surprise,…

…hammer it home

Well, we made it the Avengers are assembled and many, many, many of you have already seen it.  If you sense incredible jealousy in my written word, well done. In a tragic twist of the cruelest and most melodramatic kind, 2WC has an exciting and busy weekend that does not allow much time for “The…