Tag Archives: movies

“Divergent”: Another Boring, Sci-Fi Romance

  Twilight, The Hunger Games and Harry Potter were the colossal forces that moved sci-fi flicks into a more competitive place amongst more traditional romance movies. The film adaptations of these movies proved to be immensely successful and irresistible, particularly … Continue reading

Posted in Life & Culture | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Why We’re Excited For “The Hobbit 2″

  Here, here! The gathering of all those part of the “I Heart J.R.R. Tolkien” fan club has commenced! The trailer for The Hobbit 2: The Desolation of Smaug was released earlier this week, much to the excitement of many. Nerds…assemble! … Continue reading

Posted in Pop Culture | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spend Your Summer at the Movie Theater

  While it technically doesn’t begin until June 21, we all know as soon as the Memorial Day BBQs start, it is officially summa, summa, summertime (thanks, Will Smith). And what better way to spend your summer than cooped up … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Life & Culture, Pop Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ben Affleck & Les Miserables Dominated The 2013 Golden Globes

  I don’t know what I was most excited to see during the 2013 Golden Globes – Ben Affleck or the cast of Les Mis conquering the movie categories.

Posted in Pop Culture, Site Feature | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

85th Academy Award Nomination Snubs

  Nominations for the 85th Academy Awards were released recently, and I don’t think I’m alone in caring more about the actors, directors, and films who did not receive nominations than about those who did.

Posted in Pop Culture, Site Feature | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jay-Z Teams up With Jay Gatsby

  If nothing makes you want to see The Great Gatsby remake this summer, this news will: Jay-Z and his team are busy co-writing the original score for the hit movie. Producer, Bullitts announced the collaboration over Twitter on Monday. 

Posted in Celebrity In the News, Music | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Pitch Perfect Hits a High Note on Early Release Weekend

On this first weekend of autumn Pitch Perfect had a few top notch competitors to go up against. It ranked up $5.2M and came in 5 on the box office ticket sales below End of Watch, Looper, and House at … Continue reading

Posted in Life & Culture, Pop Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why The Oscar’s Ploy to Increase Youth Votes Won’t Work

Now that Seth MacFarlane has been confirmed as the host of the 85th Academy Awards in 2013 (Giggity), we can all breathe easy knowing that this is going to be one of the more successful hosting jobs…or can we? As … Continue reading

Posted in Pop Culture, Site Feature | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Be ‘Brave’: Fashion Inspired by Pixar’s Newest Heroine

    What is it about Disney movies that makes children and adults alike fall in love with them? Pixar’s newest movie Brave hits theaters this weekend; you’ll be sure to fall in love with the scenery of Scotland along … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, Pop Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Can The Dark Knight Rise Above The Avengers?

Summer movie season is underway, and undoubtedly, our beloved comic book heroes are sure to come out on top at not only the box office but on everyone’s favorite movies of the summer. Reviewers and fans alike are anxiously waiting … Continue reading

Posted in News + Commentary, Pop Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment