Category Archives: Movies, TV

My thoughts on movies or tv shows.

The Gravity Lawsuit – More Issues than Meet the Eye

Last year, the novelist Tess Gerritsen sued Warner Bros. for breach of contract for making the film Gravity, based on her novel. Gerritsen did not sue for copyright infringement, because she sold the film rights to her book to a … Continue reading

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Staying True to Characters: What I learned from 24 and Scandal

I don’t watch a ton of television, but the television I watch, I really love. I simply fell in love with Scandal (after watching season 1 on Hulu), and I was super excited this summer when they started the 12-hour … Continue reading

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Friday Fun Stuff: Ewok Edition

Happy Friday to you. It’s been and is going to be all about movies for me this weekend. I caught Maleficent at a pre-release screening earlier this week. Not posting a review, but Variety’s review is similar to my thoughts … Continue reading

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Friday Fun Stuff: Terminator, with a Twist

I know I’ve mentioned before that I lOVE the HISHE YouTube channel. HISHE stands for How it Should Have Ended. They do hilarious twists on how our favorite movies should have ended. I’ve seen a lot of HISHE shorts, but … Continue reading

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I will never yank your book away when you’re at the midpoint!

So, today, I’m here to promise you that I shall never go into your e-reader, right when you’re in the middle of the book and suck your book away so you can’t finish it for a few weeks. Oh, you … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Frozen

I saw Disney’s Frozen at a sneak preview at the end of October, and I must say, I was blown away. This was an absolutely fun, charming film full of unexpected pleasures. The story follows two sisters: princesses Elsa and … Continue reading

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Happy Monday! A few links.

Happy Monday! I hope you had a lovely weekend. Today, I’m going to try something different and post a few links for things I’ve found interesting. The lovely Valerie Douglas (a best-selling author who writes in multiple genres) shared this … Continue reading

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Ready for fall tv to return

I miss Scandal. Oh, TV during the summer has been fine. I have shows I watch, but I must admit, I’m itching for the fall shows to return. I don’t watch a lot of TV, but the stuff I watch, … Continue reading

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Planes: A Solid Family Film

Movie Review Disney’s Planes is a solid family film that kids and parents can both enjoy. If you’re expecting the magic that was there with Disney’s Cars (2006), you’ll be disappointed. Planes is easy enough to sit through, yet it doesn’t have … Continue reading

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Smurfs 2: Sometimes parents have to take one for the team

Movie Review Smurfs 2 is not an awful movie. However, it is one that is predictable and trite and likely to be enjoyed by kids way more than their parents. I saw the movie on Sunday as a sneak preview … Continue reading

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