Sister Claire successfully turns many nun tropes on their heads

Sister Claire: Libro One Author: Elena “Yamino” Barbarich Release Date: October 2013 Publisher: Self-Published Genre(s): Fantasy, Comedy, Drama Rating: ★★★☆☆ Review Spoilers: Low Sister Claire Website Nuns are such a strange thing in fiction. If it’s not The Sound of Music or Sister Act, nuns are often subjects of exploitation or the butt of jokes. […]

“Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit” Has a Dumb Title but Still Thrills

[youtube=] Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit Release Date: January 17, 2014 Cast: Chris Pine, Kevin Costner, Keira Knightley, Kenneth Branagh Director: Kenneth Branagh Studio: Skydance Productions Distributor: Paramount Pictures Genre(s): Action, Thriller Based On Characters Created by Tom Clancy Rating: ★★★☆☆ Review Spoilers: IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Now, the Jack Ryan part isn’t dumb. The ‘Shadow Recruit’ part […]