Terminator: Dark Fate Movie Review

Release Date: November 1, 2019Cast: Linda Hamilton, Mackenzie Davis, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Natalia Reyes, Gabriel Luna, Diego BonetaDirector: Tim MillerStudio: Paramount Pictures, Skydance Media, 20th Century Fox, Lightstorm EntertainmentDistributor: Paramount PicturesSpoilers: LowIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Rating: ★★★ ½ ☆☆ Linda Hamilton is BACK BABY! In this sequel to the possibly the finest action movie ever made, T2: Judgment Day, […]

The Lighthouse – Hypnotic, Humorous, Horrifying

Release Date: October 25th, 2019Cast: Robert Pattinson, Willem DafoeDirector: Robert EggersStudio: Regency Enterprises, Parts & Labor, RT FeaturesDistributor: A24 Spoilers: LowIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Robert Eggers is back creating movies that are aggressively my shit. His followup to 2015’s The VVitch takes us to the east coast in the late 1800’s, where […]

Rockstar Book Tours: Enter to Win a Copy of Julia Drake’s ‘The Last True Poets of the Sea’

Title: The Last True Poets of the SeaAuthor: Julia DrakePub. Date: October 1, 2019Publisher: Disney-HyperionFormats: Hardcover, eBook, audiobookPages: 400Find it: Goodreads, Amazon, Kindle, Audible, B&N, iBooks, Kobo, TBD Some books just have the perfect title and Julia Drake’s ‘The Last True Poets of the Seas’ is certainly one of them. Billed as an emotional retelling of Shakespeare’s Twelfth […]

Jojo Rabbit: A Surprisingly Touching Flick About a Boy Who Loved Hitler

Release Date: October 25, 2019Cast: Roman Griffin Davis, Thomasin McKenzie, Taika Waititi, Rebel Wilson, Sam Rockwell, Scarlett Johansson, Stephen Merchant, Alfie Allen Director: Taika WaititiStudio: Fox Searchlight, TSG Entertainment, Defender Films, Piki Films Distributor: Fox Searchlight PicturesSpoilers: LowIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆ Based on the novel Caging Skies by New Zealand author Christine […]

Rockstar Book Tours: ‘Sam Saves the Night’ is a Great, Not-So-Spooky Middle Grade Halloween Read!

Title: Sam Saves the NightAuthor: Shari SimpsonPub. Date: October 1, 2019Publisher: Disney-HyperionFormats: Hardcover, eBookPages: 304Find it: Goodreads, Amazon, Kindle, B&N, iBooks, Kobo, TBD As a proud member of the ladies-named-Sam team, it was probably inevitable that I’d check out Shari Simpson’s Sam Saves the Night. After all, if the title is to be believed, I was destined to […]

Zombieland: Less of a Double Tap and More of Swipe Left

Release Date: October 18, 2019Cast: Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Abigail Breslin, Emma Stone, Rosario Dawson, Zoey Deutch, Luke WilsonDirector: Ruben FleischerStudio: Columbia PicturesDistributor: Sony PicturesSpoilers: LowIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia There are some movies that are really fun to write reviews for, either because they’re so transcendentally good and I feel the need to proselytize, or because they’re so […]

Rockstar Book Tours: ‘Elizabeth Webster and the Court of Uncommon Pleas’ is an Unusual Blend of Ghost Story and Legal Thriller for the Middle Grade Crowd – Just in Time for Halloween!

Title: Elizabeth Webster and the Court of Uncommon PleasAuthor: William LashnerPub. Date: October 15, 2019Publisher: Disney-HyperionFormats: Hardcover, eBook, audiobookPages: 320Find it: Goodreads, Amazon, Kindle, Audible, B&N, iBooks, Kobo, TBD It’s not often that my love of middle grade fiction and my chosen profession find common ground which is probably why I enjoyed Elizabeth Webster and the Court of […]

JOKER – A Mad, If Meh, Tale

Release Date: October 4th, 2019Cast: Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Zazie BeetzDirector: Todd PhillipsStudio: DC Films, village Roadshow Pictures, Bron Creative, Joint EffortDistributor: Warner Bros. PicturesSpoilers: LowIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Joker is an interesting movie. An origin story for a character that has never had a real one thus far, a movie in the Batman universe without Batman, […]

‘The Monster of Elendhaven’ is a Hauntingly Good Read

Title: The Monster of ElendhavenAuthor: Jennifer GiesbrechtRelease Date: September 24, 2019Publisher: Tor.comReview Spoilers: LowGoodReads | Amazon I hadn’t read many of the Tor.com original publications but there was something about The Monster of Elendhaven that drew my eye. Maybe it was the dark, intriguing figure on the cover whose faceless, awkwardly shaped visage contrasts […]

Ad Astra Delivers You To The Stars

Release Date: September 20th, 2019Cast: Brad Pitt, Donald Sutherland, Tommy Lee JonesDirector: James GrayStudio: 20th Century Fox, Regency Enterprises, Bona Film Group, New Regency, Plan B Entertainment, RT Features, Keep Your Head Productions, MadRiver PicturesDistributor: Walt Disney Studios Motion PicturesSpoilers: LowIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia An astronaut is called up on a special mission, to stop the man behind […]