Last night, I finally got to watch Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the movie, at my university. Bonus: my birthday was this week, so it counts as a birthday present to myself. A month ago, I read the script, which left me a little rankled. Some of this review will compare what I remember of the script to the movie. After watching this movie, I am glad that I read the script first.
Has anyone ever noticed that the Voldemort in Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s (Sorcerer’s) Stone has a nose, while the Voldemort in the 4th through 7th movies doesn’t have one (or at least he has those weird slits like a snake)?
It is official. Hollywood is adapting Cassandra Clare’s City of Bones into a movie! It’s coming into theaters on August 13, 2013! You can go to the movie’s official website here. You can also see which actors will be playing which characters. There are other things to see on the website. I hope you enjoy it.… Continue reading TMI: City of Bones Movie
Program: Game of Thrones Season: No. 01 Episode: No. 02: The Kingsroad Tyrion “The Imp” Lannister, wakes up in the Starks’ dog kennel. His nephew, Prince Joffrey Baratheon, is there to mock him. Tyrion slaps the prince to make the prince pay his respects to the injured Bran. Cersei and Ser Jaime are told that Bran will live.… Continue reading GoT: S01, E02: The Kingsroad
Program: Game of Thrones Season: No. 01 Episode: No. 01: Winter is Coming It starts with three members of the Night’s Watch. Two are killed and the other survives. He becomes a deserter. We shift to Winterfell. The fun the Starks were enjoying was interrupted by an announcement. A deserter of the Night’s Watch was captured.… Continue reading Game of Thrones (GoT): S01, E01: Winter is Coming
I watched the Lord of the Flies (1963). It is in black and white. It is an adaptation of William Golding’s novel. It was directed by Peter Brook and produced by Lewis M. Allen. It’s about a group of English schoolboys whom are plane-wrecked on a deserted island. They were being evacuated from England in… Continue reading Lord of the Flies (1963) Movie
Mirror, Mirror is a retelling of “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.” It’s also a comedy. This movie entered theaters in March 2012. Most of us know the story, so I will keep this summary pretty short. The Queen is Snow White’s stepmother. The Queen takes over the kingdom after the king (Snow White’s father)… Continue reading Mirror, Mirror