So I watched Valerian yesterday and that, uh. That sure was a thing? I haven’t read the comics so I went into this completely blind, which might have been for the best – my boyfriend has read the comics and I think he liked it even less than I did. It was really gorgeous, but the… Continue reading On Valerian
One of my all-time favorite movies is Kamikaze Girls, or Shimotsuma Monogatari as it’s called in Japanese. It’s based on a novel by Novala Takemoto that I finally finished reading today and although I’m not at all an emotional person, there were many moments that got me all choked up. I have no idea of this is… Continue reading On Kamikaze Girls
I’ve seen this Adventure Zone fan film float around on Twitter over the last couple of days but never watched it, because you know… fan films. Usually awkward and dripping with second hand embarrassment and the ones that are genuinely good are few and far between and I don’t want to feel bad for these… Continue reading On something fan-fucking-tastic
Today me and the boyfriend went into town for Mexican food and Spiderman homecoming. I really enjoyed it, especially an hour and a half in when the fire alarm went off. It’s amazing how interactive movies are these days! So… Yeah. Didn’t get to finish the movie. Will hopefully get to do that eventually but… Continue reading On spooderman
This post contains some spoilers. If you haven’t seen the movie yet, you probably have no reason to read this.
We went to see Guardians of the Galaxy 2 at the cinema today. I had really low expectations, but you know what? I think I enjoyed it more than I did the first one. This isn’t going to be some great analysis, because others do that better – Movies with Mikey did a great one… Continue reading On Guardians of the Galaxy 2
Except it’s mostly about food this time I guess? In the last instalment of this surprise series I talked about Terrace House and how even a reality show like that gets long, lingering shots of delicious and identifiable food when shows from the West barely focus on what’s on the plate at all. It’s an… Continue reading On food and world building, part two