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Veteran Celebrities

This weekend, recognize those who have fought for our freedom. Veterans Day honors military veterans who served in the United States Armed Forces. I only thought that this post should recognize some of the men and women who served with honor, as well as brought the joy of film, music, and novels to our homes… Continue reading Veteran Celebrities

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Top 5 Halloween Films to Watch Every Year

Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995): One of the best Halloween comedies to watch! Leslie Nielsen stars as Count Dracula in Mel Brooks' comedic turn on the Bram Stoker classic, Dracula. With every Mel Brooks film, you know there will be more than one film reference!   Hocus Pocus (1993): I mean, what's a Halloween… Continue reading Top 5 Halloween Films to Watch Every Year

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Movie Review – “Little Evil” – Netflix

Did Netflix do it again with a fantastic horror-comedy film, or was it a bust? Little Evil stars Evangeline Lilly and Adam Scott, and some other celebrity appearances. Gary and Samantha are newlyweds. Samantha has a 6-year-old son, Lucas. Lucas may be the Antichrist. After a disturbance at Lucas's school that causes Gary to show… Continue reading Movie Review – “Little Evil” – Netflix

Books, Film

5 Best Graphic Novels to Check Out

In my undergrad college career, I once minored in English Literature. One of the electives, was a class called Introduction to Modern Literature. When I read that, I thought that it would be novels from the surrounding years of that time (about 2011-2012).  In no way did I think I would be taking a class… Continue reading 5 Best Graphic Novels to Check Out

Film, Streaming Services

“You Get Me” – Netflix Film Review

"If I can't have you, then nobody will." That one sentence is the only thing you will need that sums up this Netflix thriller, You Get Me. Bella Thorne, who once starred on the Disney Channel show Shake It Up, plays a very...unique, teen. After a fight during a party during the summer, couple Tyler… Continue reading “You Get Me” – Netflix Film Review

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Some Like It Hot – Fathom Events – Film Review

  One of my favorite classic films from 1959, Some Like It Hot, arrived in theaters again this week. I have seen this film multiple times on TCM (Turner Classic Movies), and I am so, so excited to see it on the big screen. Two musicians witness an act done by the mob. They flee… Continue reading Some Like It Hot – Fathom Events – Film Review

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Wonder Woman – Film Review

I've waited a long time to finally have a female-leading DC/Marvel film. I am glad they decided to do the origin films of the Justice League (If you haven't seen Wonder Woman yet, be sure to pay attention for the Justice League movie trailer-- OR check out the trailer linked below). There's nothing for me… Continue reading Wonder Woman – Film Review

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Actors From My Home State

Sorry for the lack in blog posts lately! I recently moved, and have not had Internet until last week. Oops! Thought I'd change posts up this time and highlight some of the actors/actresses that hail from the state I am from-- Illinois. I debated if I wanted to turn this in to a "tag," and… Continue reading Actors From My Home State

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Must-See Trailers for 2017

It seems that 2017 is the year for reboots and continuations of sagas in film. On my day off, I was perusing the IMDb website checking out the films that will be coming out this year. Some I hadn't even seen yet during the previews in the theaters. I thought, "why not share some of… Continue reading Must-See Trailers for 2017

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Beauty and the Beast – Film Review

  The stories you have seen about the direction of the live-action screenplay of Beauty and the Beast, while some show how great this film is, others turn it into negativity. I would like to start off by stating that this film was FANTASTIC. Yes, it followed the Disney animated film that was released in… Continue reading Beauty and the Beast – Film Review