Review – Blade Runner 2049

I'm not any sort of lifelong Blade Runner fan.  I saw the original film for the first time about five years ago.  I also haven't seen it since.  I liked it fine.  I just like many other films much more.  For me, the most appealing aspect of Blade Runner 2049 is director Denis Villeneuve, who knocked everybody's... Continue Reading →

#ThrowbackThursday – Raiders of the Lost Ark

Original US release date: June 12, 1981 Production budget: $18,000,000 Worldwide gross: $389,925,971 So, I have a personal story regarding this week's #ThrowbackThursday, the all-time classic Raiders of the Lost Ark. For those of you who don't know me personally, when I'm not writing about movies and taking trips to Alaska, I'm a teacher.  I... Continue Reading →

#ThrowbackThursday – Age of Adaline

Original US release date: April 24, 2015 Production budget: $30,000,000 Worldwide gross: $65,663,276 While I won't be doing this every week, I thought it might be fun to look back at older movies from time to time.  Perspective can be an illuminating thing.  In order to be a throwback, the film simply must be from any... Continue Reading →

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