I never cared much about Harry Potter. That is not saying I think it’s bad and has always been bad. I did hold that impression when I was younger. I just mean that I read the first 6 books, saw all the movies and came away with a feeling of meh. I don’t care about them or get why they were so popular. I have … Continue reading My JK Rowling
Rotten Tomatoes has become the bane of many reviewers existence. It has been to used to prove, disprove, and get people into saying this movie is good or bad on an “objective” level based on how many people say you should see it. There are many reasons this is all wrong (some of that I may get to, we’ll see), but what made me really … Continue reading The Enjoyment Gap ( OR why Audiences liked Bloodshot)
I go to the movies a lot. Maybe not as much as hardcore film aficionados, but for my space in the film world I (TRY, I get sick sometimes) go once a week to the cinema to see a film even before I started reviewing them. In that time I have experienced lots of audiences, and been part of some of them as well but … Continue reading Most OBNOXIOUS Theater Goers
The last year of the teens is over, and we welcome the new Roaring Twenties (can we get that going again, sans the crippling economic depression I hope). That means another year in the movies has also ended, and it has been a massive year for cinema, so let’s recap my ranking of all the movies I saw this year. If a movie is not … Continue reading The Best to Worst of 2019!