Movies

A Cautionary Tale for the Internet Age

A Cautionary Tale for the Internet Age
Samm July 28, 2015 No Comments »

In general, I’m not a huge horror movie fan. That is, I’m not particularly a fan of gore. Films like Saw, Hostel, and other various what I like to call “torture porn,” are not my cup of tea. I do, ... Read More »

Getting Lost in The Woods

Getting Lost in The Woods
PlayItGrand January 7, 2015 No Comments »

Despite advertising that was vague about the nature of this movie, the theater was quite full the Saturday after Christmas. Apparently wanting to see a movie and believing this to be among the most family friendly films showing at the theater – ... Read More »

The Hobbit

The Hobbit
Sibley December 29, 2014 No Comments »

PlayItGrand has been asking me to write a review of The Hobbit for over a year now, but all I could produce was a very long rant. I’ve now seen all three movies multiple times and I think I can ... Read More »

DragonCon 2014: Video Gold You May Have Missed

DragonCon 2014: Video Gold You May Have Missed
Remyelle November 16, 2014 No Comments »

I didn’t expect to wind up in the movie line during DragonCon. I mean, that line was for film buffs and art students…and people without an itinerary. However, the best laid plans of mice and fangirls often get derailed…. And ... Read More »

Dragon Con 2014: Guests From Middle Earth

Dragon Con 2014: Guests From Middle Earth
Remyelle November 8, 2014 No Comments »

When I was young, my mother read me the works of J.R.R. Tolkien chapter by chapter for weeks on end. It was bedtime tradition, and even if the chapter finished with a tense note, that was where we left it. ... Read More »