Despite the tornadoes ravaging the DC area this weekend, Akaemi and I made our way to our local theater to give a watch to the latest in fairy tale re-imaginings, Snow White and the Huntsman. Im not quite sure who this movie is hoping to attract to the theaters, but Im fairly certain that its not me.
The story centers... Read More
Every year, every year its the same. We get at least one remake, reboot or sequel of a beloved movie that doesnt need to be made. And why? Is it because Hollywood has run out of ideas? You would think so, but the truth is there are so many writers out there who want to create new amazing movies. There are writers out there who want to... Read More
This will be a relatively short review for two reasons, 1) Im ridiculously late in writing and posting this and 2) I wasnt really impressed with the movie. The film starts off with Milla Jovovichs character Alice fulfilling her promise at the end of Resident Evil: Extinction, shes going after the evil corporate leader of the... Read More
Rainbow has me torn. I like it because its trying to do something different within the bounds of anime. I dont like it because its playing up the sort of crap that I dont like in live action movies.
I like gritty, dark, cynical, nasty movies. My top five from last decade consists of... Read More
The Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Stephen Dedalus, James Joyce alter ego, translates Aquinas, saying that,Three things are needed for beauty, wholeness, harmony, and radiance. James Joyce, Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man 188 (Barnes and Noble Classics 1982). In Renaissance Italy and the Protestant Netherlands, these three elements were clearly present in the art. There is wholeness in the figures and forms, and harmony in the... Read More
1. The years top grossing movie was Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 , the final episode in Warner Bros. blockbuster franchise based on J.K. Rowleys best-selling novels.
Directed by David Yates ( Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 ) and written by Steve Kloves ( Harry Potter and the Half-Blood... Read More