Halloween is without a doubt one of my all-time favorite horror films. I don’t think there is anyone that would be willing to debate the impact it had on horror (even if you aren’t a fan of the movie). No doubt there have been countless articles and documentaries highlighting why exactly this masterpiece of horror … More Why and How Did John Carpenter’s ‘Halloween’ Impact Me?
Attempting to make any sort of follow up to a great original film is no easy task. For every Toy Story 2, there is a Son of Kong. For every Empire Strikes Back there is a Dracula’s Daughter. The Lost World: Jurassic Park is also only Steven Spielberg’s second attempt at franchise directing after the … More The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997) Movie Review
A movie like Ready Player One can only exist in the modern age love and reverence for pop culture. The book and the movie are riding this wave of obsession with pop culture and nostalgia for the 1980s that we’re currently in with shows like Stranger Things and movies like It (it’s a shame that … More Ready Player One (2018) Movie Review
Every film fan has that movie (or movies) that made them fall in love with movies in the first place. There are several important films in my life for different various reasons (Star Wars is obviously one of those movies). But reflecting deeper on my life, there is one movie that I think is most … More Jurassic Park (1993) Classic Movie Review
I personally love a good newspaper movie. I don’t know what it is about a group of Journalists running around in an office, dressed in ties, constantly asking the question, “should we publish it?” that I find so thrilling? Whatever the case may be, the latest film about a newspaper is Steven Spielberg’s rushed into … More The Post (2017) Movie Review
When the first season of Stranger Things hit Netflix nearly a year ago, it really felt like it came out of nowhere. Before Stranger Things, the closest film we seemed to have gotten as an homage to 80s Spielberg/Stephan King was J.J. Abrams’s Super 8 (a film that now seems to have … More Stranger Things 2 (2017) TV Review