Review – BlacKkKlansman

Approximately one year ago, I found myself tasked with the responsibility of standing in front of my Freshman Orientation class and attempting to explain to them the then-recent events of Charlottesville, Virginia.  It was Current Events Day in the curriculum, and each Freshman Orientation teacher was asked to discuss the most relevant current events for... Continue Reading →

#ThrowbackThursday – Enchanted

Original US release date: November 21, 2007 Production budget: $85,000,000 Worldwide gross: $340,487,652 I missed Enchanted during its theatrical run.  I caught it upon its DVD release after hearing so many good things about it and I found it to be one of my more surprising viewing experiences in memory.  Like a modern Who Framed Roger Rabbit... Continue Reading →

Review – Cars 3

I went to Charlotte and then Florida for 12 days but now I'm back and ready to play catch-up with the movies that came out while I was gone.  I'm starting with the first big release that I hadn't gotten to catch, Pixar's Cars 3.  The Cars franchise is a bit of an anomaly for Pixar.  The... Continue Reading →

67. Pete’s Dragon (2016)

Here's a secret: I've never been crazy about Disney's original Pete's Dragon.  Really, it was only because of Mickey Rooney's hammy performance.  Even as a kid, I thought he was pretty awful in that movie.  I hated his performance so much that I couldn't enjoy the rest of the film.  So, finally, I have myself a Mickey-Rooney-free... Continue Reading →

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