Articles Posted in the " Movies " Category


  • ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Character Origin Speculation

    SPOILER WARNING: This article contains spoilers from Star Wars: The Force Awakens.  Its primary aim is to speculate about character origins that could be hinted at in the film, but left open to interpretation.  Proceed at your own risk.  This article is not a review of the film.  The review of the film by Tara is […]


  • Star Wars Fans, Awaken: These Are the Droids You’re Looking For

    *PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS ARTICLE CONTAINS SPOILERS FOR STAR WARS EPISODE VII: THE FORCE AWAKENS.* I saw Star Wars: The Force Awakens at 7 PM eastern tonight, and as I begin writing this review at 12:24 AM eastern, I’m still not over it. Was it perfect? No, nothing is perfect…not even the original trilogy (although […]


  • What Star Wars Means to Me: A Love Letter

    * Please note that this post contains no information or spoilers whatsoever about Episode VII. * Here’s the honest truth: I grew up in a world without Star Wars. As in, I knew next to nothing about it. My family didn’t watch much TV and the extent of our movie-going was Disney films. It was […]




  • “Krampus” Is a Fun and Terrifying Twist on Christmas

    I loved Krampus. Sure, it isn’t an artistic masterpiece, but it is loads of fun, and will probably become a staple for me in my future Christmas movie rotation. Yes, it was that good. Between the lush Christmas decor, the terrifying elves, and the hilarious comic relief, I had a huge grin on my face […]




  • Mockingjay Part 2: Best Film of the Franchise, Real or Not Real?

    When I was in college I told myself that I didn’t have time to get attached to any more series after Harry Potter. Naturally, though, I was lying to myself…and The Hunger Games quickly became one of my favorite film and book franchises. When I heard that they were splitting the Mockingjay movie into two […]