Marvel’s Cinematic Universe Wraps Up With An Epic ‘Endgame’

Avengers: Endgame Release Date: August 13, 2019Cast: Robert Downey, Jr.; Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Paul Rudd, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Karen Gillan, Don Cheadle, Bradley Cooper, Josh Brolin, and so many moreStudio: Marvel StudiosExtra Feature Rating:  ★★★★★Rating: ★★★★★Review Spoilers: ModerateAmazon | IMDB | Wikipedia | Rotten Tomatoes Watching Avengers: Endgame was like experiencing the end of an era. I […]

Alice, Wendy, and Dorothy Embark on A New Adventure Together in ‘Cheshire Crossing’

Title: Cheshire CrossingAuthor: Andy WeirArtist: Sarah AndersonRelease Date: May 28, 2019Publisher: Ten Speed PressReview Spoilers: LowGoodReads | Amazon If you’ve ever wondered what happened to the heroines of your favorite portal fantasies after they returned home then you’re in luck – Andy Weir of The Martian fame did, too. Cheshire Crossing brings together Alice from […]

‘Rocket to the Moon!’ Brings Young Readers Along on Mankind’s Journey to the Moon

Title: Rocket to the Moon!Series: Big Ideas That Changed the World #1Author: Don BrownRelease Date: March 5, 2019Publisher: AmuletReview Spoilers: LowGoodReads | Amazon Big ideas can change the world as the tagline for Amulet’s latest non-fiction kids’ graphic novel series reminds us. Rocket to the Moon! kicks off the series and introduces young readers to […]

The Young Adventurer’s Guide Series Are Here to Inspire A New Generation of D&D Fans

Mamas don’t let your babies grow up to be dungeon masters- Actually, scratch that. Let your babies grow up to be halfling rogues, dragonborn paladins, half-elf clerics, tiefling barbarians, and especially dungeon masters. Parents who love Dungeons and Dragons know the struggle of deciding how and when to introduce their […]

I Believe in “Yesterday”

Release Date: June 28, 2019Cast: Himesh Patel, Lily James, Kate McKinnon, Ed SheeranDirector: Danny BoyleStudio: Working Title Films, Decibel FilmsDistributor: Universal PicturesSpoilers: If you know the concept, there’s nothing to be spoiled!IMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia No one will be surprised when I say that you have to be a fan of The Beatles to love Yesterday. But […]

Spider-Man: Far From Home Review

Release Date: July 2, 2019Cast: Tom Holland, Samuel L. Jackson, Zendaya, Cobie Smulders, Jon Favreau, Marisa Tomei, Jake GyllenhaalDirector: Jon WattsStudio: Columbia Pictures, Marvel Studios, Pascal PicturesDistributor: Sony Pictures ReleaseSpoilers: MediumIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia I dug Spider-Man: Far From Home as a light, fun adventure after the dark, heady, edgelord sob-verse that was Avengers: Endgame. Spider-Man: Far […]

Toy Story 4 – Fun, but Unnecessary (A Treatise on Pixar)

Release Date: June 21, 2019Cast: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Annie Potts, Tony Hale, Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, Joan CusackDirector: Josh CooleyStudio: Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar Animation StudiosDistributor: Walt Disney Studios Motion PicturesSpoilers: MediumRating: ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆ IMDB| Rotten Tomatoes| Wikipedia This was a perfectly enjoyable movie that no one ever asked for. Back when Pixar […]

‘The Singing Rock’ Introduced Readers Young and Old to Some Clever, Hilarious New Fairytales!

Title: The Singing Rock & Other Brand-New Fairy TalesAuthor: Nathaniel LachenmeyreArtist: Simini BlockerRelease Date: June 18, 2019Publisher: First SecondReview Spoilers: LowGoodReads | Amazon Fairytale stories and adorable, colorful illustrations collide in Nathaniel Lachenmeyer & Simini Blocker’s ‘The Singing Rock’. Pegged as a collection of ‘brand-new fairy tales’ this may be one of the most fun, all-ages graphic […]

Dumbo Soars Once Again as Disney’s Latest Live Action Remake Comes to Blu-Ray

Dumbo (2019) Release Date: June 25, 2019Cast: Colin Ferrell, Nico Parker, Finley Hobbins, Danny DeVito, Michael Keaton, Eva GreenStudio: Walt Disney PicturesExtra Feature Rating:  ★★★★★Rating: ★★★☆☆Review Spoilers: LowAmazon | IMDB | Wikipedia | Rotten Tomatoes Disney’s latest live action adaptation, Dumbo, is an odd duck. The animated film about a flying elephant was already an unusual choice to join Disney’s growing […]

Men in Black: International is Stunning(ly Fun)

Release Date: June 14, 2019Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Liam NeesonDirector: F. Gary GrayStudio: Columbia Pictures, Amblin Entertainment, Parkes + Macdonald, Image Nation, Tencent PicturesDistributor: Sony Pictures ReleasingSpoilers:  LowIMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ I love, love, loved this movie! Unfortunately, I can’t compare it to the previous two films, because I haven’t seen […]