The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2

Rating: 3 of 5  

I don’t even know what to say. And it’s not because I was shocked by the twist ending because I was surprised at how it manifest itself but I was also expecting something. spoiler ¬ĽAs soon as Jasper died I knew it wasn’t real. I mean, maybe they could get away with . . . → more

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse

Rating: 2.75 of 5  

I think, though still flawed, Eclipse is the best of the Twilight films thus far.

Before I even begin I should say that it’s my favorite book. I like how romantic it is and I like Jacob and Edward talking in the tent and the whole little kerfuffle about gifts.

Did the . . . → more

The Twilight Saga: New Moon

Rating: 2.5 of 5  

It’s amazing what a good director can do.

When I saw New Moon, I have to admit I was afraid to get my hopes up. Twilight was just so poorly done and the books are so badly written, but the characters are incredibly engaging and the trailers look fun and exciting. Also, . . . → more

The Secret Life of Bees

Rating: 4.25 of 5  

Sweet and heartwarming, this coming of age story is well told with wisdom and strength.

I loved the language of the film, the words and sentences. I don’t know how much of that came directly from the book, since I haven’t read it, but a lot of it was very good. I . . . → more

Push

Rating: 3.25 of 5  

Push actually envisions how psychic powers would play out in the real world rather than the heightened reality we’re accustomed to with these sorts of stories. Gritty and realistic, it still manages to have enough energy and excitement to be a fun action movie. The film is simple and raw and it . . . → more