Adventures in Babysitting (1987)

Husband talked about this film and was shocked when I told him I hadn’t seen it. But then I got to tease him cause the whole reason he watched it when he was younger was for Elizabeth Shue. Adventures in Babysitting was directed by Chris Columbus (his first time!). He is known for Home Alone…

Movies & TV of 2017 pt 2

As more movies and trailers come out, the more I want to see. Here is the second part to Movies of 2017 pt 1 JULY: War for the Planet of the Apes Spiderman: Homecoming Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets Girls Trip Atomic Blonde AUGUST: The Dark Tower Annabelle 2: Creation The Hitman’s…

DC Delirium: Wonder Woman (2017)

I’ll let you in on a (not so secret) secret: I was never really into Wonder Woman until Gal Gadot came along (and its not just because she’s a babe). Wonder Woman was directed by Patty Jenkins, who is known for Monster (2003), episodes of Arrested Development (2004), episodes of Entourage (2006), and episodes of…

Anne Valente’s Our Hearts Will Burn Us Down

Our Hearts Will Burn Us Down by Anne Valente is a novel about the aftermath and effects of a tragic school shooting and about how people grieve differently. Though, thankfully, I have never had to go through such an event, it is a beautiful and sad representation of our society. This book takes place in…

Hail, Caesar! (2016)

The trailer for this film was superb so I needed to see this film. I let the reviews dishearten me a bit, but still, I waited for the right moment. Hail, Caesar was written and directed by Ethan and Joel Coen (the Coen brothers). I have seen several of their films before: Raising Arizona (1987),…