Schadenfreude, a word that you’ve surely heard before, is pleasure derived by someone from another person's misfortune. Sometimes that misfortune is dealt by another person. Wilson is that person, hilarious when he happens to someone else, but a horror story when he happens to you.
Based on the graphic novel of
Few people like car salespeople. If there is a hierarchy of reviled professions, they rank among the top rungs of the despised, along with dentists, lawyers, tax auditors, clowns, and politicians. So, it seems odd that there is a film out there that tries to make you root for these
There is a sickness inside us. At any given moment, someone you know isn’t feeling well. There are any number of things that conspire to make our bodies weaken and fail. Fortunately, there is a cure. Hopefully, you don’t take it.
A Cure For Wellness finds young, up and coming sales
We live in an age where information is being thrown at us every minute of every day. There are more news outlets now than at any other time in recorded history. And despite this abundance of news, there is often a lack of actual information. There is a rush to
Most of us have, at one point or another, traveled back to someplace from our childhoods. A place full of nostalgia, playgrounds remembered, footsteps retraced, sights, sounds and smells taking us back to those days where our routines were less mundane and more alive with living in each moment. But
Reviewer’s Note: I have worked to make this a spoiler free review, but if you are interested in the version with spoilers, please let me know.
Real life is messy. People don’t always react the way you think, or wish they would, especially in the wake of traumatic experiences. I was
pe·cu·liar - pəˈkyo͞olyər/
1. strange or odd; unusual.
synonyms: strange, unusual, odd, funny, curious, bizarre, weird, queer, unexpected, unfamiliar, abnormal, atypical, anomalous
Peculiar is a wonderfully descriptive word, and a quite fitting description for this film. It isn't a traditional blockbuster type of movie, but that's something to be expected when Tim Burton
I have been a lover of westerns for as long as I can remember. My father shaped many of the movie tastes that I have, as that was a shared activity for our family. I watched John Wayne, Clint Eastwood, and their brethren as they rode their ways through the
Let's be honest with each other; if you loved the Fifty Shades of Grey books, you will love the movie no matter what I write here. If you hate the books, then you are going to probably not see the movie. These two groups won't have their opinions swayed at
I remember reading the Paddington books when I was much younger. Before seeing this film, I didn’t remember as much about the stories as I remember the feeling of reading them. I remember Paddington being my first exposure to London and anything modern and British. I
decided that I had to try orange marmalade