Once Upon a Tarantino

Right off the bat, I must disclose one thing: I am an absolute fan of the 1960s. This was a time of change for the U.S. and in turn, Hollywood and pop culture. The mid-to-late…

Movie Review: The Lion King

“The king has returned.” Rafiki’s voice, though raspy and old, rings in my mind like asweet melody. Memories rush in at the slightest mention of Simba, Mufasa or the Pride Lands; memories of elementary school summer…

Movie Review: Five Feet Apart

On March 15, 2019, the film “Five Feet Apart” premiered in theaters, starring Cole Sprouse as Will, and Lu Richardson as Stella. From his role as Rafael Solano in the TV show “Jane the Virgin”,…

Film Review: Greenbook

The 91stAcademy Awards were held on Sunday, Feb. 24, with automatic controversy surrounding this year’s Best Picture winner: “Green Book”. The film, directed by Peter Farrelly and starring Viggo Mortensen and Mahershala Ali, also took…

Mary Poppins Returns

Some sequels live up to their predecessors—can you imagine that? Some sequels even have soundtracks as memorable as the original. Can you imagine that?  “Mary Poppins Returns”, the long-awaited sequel to Walt Disney’s 1964 crowning…

Movie Review: “Bandersnatch”

The Netflix anthology “Black Mirror” has earned its spot as my favorite television show for its ability to predict how the more technologically advanced society we are striving towards will meld with human nature, and…

Annihilation Film Review

Walking out of the theaters, I did not know what to feel after watching Annihilation. The one word that circled in my head was “bizarre." Long after I left the theater, it was difficult to…