Movies

  • Booksmart (2019) Review: Booksmart by Alyssa Rasmus - Teen movies are not what they used to be. John Hughes defined the genre in the 80’s with his classics giving teens a vision of themselves on screen. Though the tropes of 80's teen films mostly centered on male protagonists… Continue Reading
  • Review: Avengers: Endgame. Short and spoiler free by Daniel W. Rasmus - Review: Avengers: Endgame. Short and spoiler free Marvel Studios used Avengers: Endgame to wrap its love letter to fans of the 22 film cycle in a big bright bow. And as they clipped the wings of the nostalgia angels, they… Continue Reading
  • Unicorn Store | Netflix Review: Unicorn Store by Alyssa Rasmus - Glitter, sparkles, acrylic paint, and rhinestones all make the beginnings of a quirky art project. Too bad, Brie Larson's Kit couldn't make a career out of it. In Unicorn Store, from Netflix, Kit is a flunked art student who is misunderstood by… Continue Reading
  • Review: Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse (DVD). Bring Home The Trippy. by Daniel W. Rasmus - You already know it, but Spider-man Into the Spider-verse may well be the best Spider-man movie ever. Don’t get me wrong, I loved Homecoming, but Homecoming features an MCU Spider-man. Into the Spider-verse delivers a full-on graphic effects nod to… Continue Reading
  • Cruel Intentions Poster | Sony Review: Cruel Intentions – 20th Anniversary by Alyssa Rasmus - The year was 1999. The music was alternative, spaghetti straps were all the rage, and teens were spending their hard-earned money from mall jobs on movies.  Ever since John Hughes introduced true teen drama (and comedy) to theaters in the… Continue Reading
  • Review: The Marvelous Captain Marvel by Alyssa Rasmus - In the latest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe we meet the first on-screen appearance of Captain Marvel. The film, set in 1995, is a nostalgic, campy, and timely add to the Marvel family. In fact, this story explores how… Continue Reading
  • 2019 Oscar Nominations by Alyssa Rasmus - 2019 Oscar Nominations This year's Oscar nomination are out! Tuesday morning at the crack of dawn in Hollywood the coveted and long awaited lists were shared with press and a live online audience. See the video below of the announcements.… Continue Reading
  • Our Golden Globe Predictions [Updated] by Alyssa Rasmus - The Golden Globes are on tonight! This marks the official start of awards season. The following shows to watch are the SAG Awards, the Independent Spirit Awards and, of course, the Oscars. But, tonight is all how the Hollywood Foreign… Continue Reading
  • ASIB-06604rv2 Film Name: A STAR IS BORN Copyright: © 2018 WARNER BROS. ENTERTIANMENT INC. AND METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER PICTURES INC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED Photo Credit: Clay Enos Caption: No Data Golden Globes 2019 Nominations by Alyssa Rasmus - This morning the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) announced the nominations for the 2019 Golden Globes. With TV and Film nominated, many fan favorites made the cut. Blockbusters Black Panther and A Star is Born are competing in Best Picture - Drama. Crazy… Continue Reading
  • The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society | Netflix Review: Netflix Original Films You May Have Missed This Summer by Alyssa Rasmus - Netflix has become a home to a variety of original films over the last several years. There are many genres now represented in the Netflix library with new films being released nearly every week. Netflix has been able to drawn… Continue Reading
  • ASIB-SS-PL-00018r Film Name: A STAR IS BORN Copyright: © 2018 WARNER BROS. ENTERTAINMENT INC. AND METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER PICTURES INC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED Photo Credit: Peter Lindbergh Caption: (L-R) BRADLEY COOPER as Jack and LADY GAGA as Ally in the drama "A STAR IS BORN," from Warner Bros. Pictures, in association with Live Nation Productions and Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures, a Warner Bros. Pictures release. Review: A Star is Born by Alyssa Rasmus - Despite Hollywood’s best efforts to look perfect, the brightest stars never get out of the shallows. With each new era this story of love and loss takes on a new meaning, shared a new generation. Continue Reading
  • Deadpool 2 Super Duper Cut and Blu-ray Extras Review—Longer and Harder (Red banded review) Deadpool 2 Super Duper Cut and Blu-ray Extras Review—Longer and Harder (Red banded review) by Daniel W. Rasmus - Deadpool 2 Super Duper Cut and Blu-ray Extras Review—Longer and Harder (Red banded review) So far we haven’t hit a Deadpool limit. There just isn’t enough Deadpool. With the 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and digital versions of the Fox blockbuster… Continue Reading
  • Review: Crazy Rich Asians by Alyssa Rasmus - Charm, sparkle, romance and drama all make up Crazy Rich Asians. The heart of the film lives in the relationships between Nick Young and Rachel Chu. The two met in New York where she is an NYU economics professor. Nick… Continue Reading
  • Review: The Spy Who Dumped Me by Alyssa Rasmus - Match a female comedy duo with handsome gents and a few international incidents and you have The Spy Who Dumped Me. A smartly written comedy that picks up the comedic spy genre where Melissa McCarthy’s Spy left it in 2015.… Continue Reading
  • Ready Player One Blu-ray: What We Learn from the Extras by Daniel W. Rasmus - Ready Player One Blu-ray and Streaming: What We Learn from the Extras The Ready Player One Blu-ray extras reinforce what makes Spielberg’s film a wonder, and in other ways, they amplify the film’s flaws. As an exploration of digital alternative… Continue Reading

 

Booksmart (2019)
Review: Booksmart
Teen movies are not what they used to be. John Hughes defined the genre in the 80’s with his classics
Read more.
Alyssa Rasmus
Review: Avengers: Endgame. Short and spoiler free
Review: Avengers: Endgame. Short and spoiler free Marvel Studios used Avengers: Endgame to wrap its love letter to fans of
Read more.
Daniel W. Rasmus
Unicorn Store | Netflix
Review: Unicorn Store
Glitter, sparkles, acrylic paint, and rhinestones all make the beginnings of a quirky art project. Too bad, Brie Larson’s Kit
Read more.
Alyssa Rasmus
Review: Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse (DVD). Bring Home The Trippy.
You already know it, but Spider-man Into the Spider-verse may well be the best Spider-man movie ever. Don’t get me
Read more.
Daniel W. Rasmus
Cruel Intentions Poster | Sony
Review: Cruel Intentions – 20th Anniversary
The year was 1999. The music was alternative, spaghetti straps were all the rage, and teens were spending their hard-earned
Read more.
Alyssa Rasmus
Review: The Marvelous Captain Marvel
In the latest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe we meet the first on-screen appearance of Captain Marvel. The film,
Read more.
Alyssa Rasmus
2019 Oscar Nominations
2019 Oscar Nominations This year’s Oscar nomination are out! Tuesday morning at the crack of dawn in Hollywood the coveted
Read more.
Alyssa Rasmus
Our Golden Globe Predictions [Updated]
The Golden Globes are on tonight! This marks the official start of awards season. The following shows to watch are
Read more.
Alyssa Rasmus
ASIB-06604rv2 Film Name: A STAR IS BORN Copyright: © 2018 WARNER BROS. ENTERTIANMENT INC. AND METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER PICTURES INC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED Photo Credit: Clay Enos Caption: No Data
Golden Globes 2019 Nominations
This morning the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) announced the nominations for the 2019 Golden Globes. With TV and Film
Read more.
Alyssa Rasmus
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society | Netflix
Review: Netflix Original Films You May Have Missed This Summer
Netflix has become a home to a variety of original films over the last several years. There are many genres
Read more.
Alyssa Rasmus