After the anniversary blog post I made a few weeks ago, this blog has yet again come to a standstill. Another draft has entered the back-burner (but I’m planning to do it, promise), and yet I have more to share. So before this blog gets deep into the obscurity abyss, I’ll give a couple of… Read More Distracted Diaries: Some Distractions!
Once upon a time, there was a village girl named Belle, who dreamed of having more than just a provincial life. And the rest, I bet you know already! Having seen the 1991 animated movie a number of times, I honestly had mixed feelings when they announced the plans for the now-released live-action movie, but… Read More Beauty and the Beast: A “review” as old as time
A few months ago, I was shown this trailer for a movie that shows a black guy and his white girlfriend on this meet-the-parents-turned-messy kind of movie. I liked it but wasn’t feeling it that much because it looked like just another try at making a horror movie, with the race issue commentary to probably… Read More Can You Get Out of This “Review” of Get Out?
Contains mild spoilers *sigh* A lot has been said about La La Land (a.k.a. the recent musical about the blossoming and demise of the relationship of two “fools”, one that seemed to get in the way of their dreams), especially how good it is in every aspect. I have to agree. I’m already late to… Read More What Could Have Been A “Review” of La La Land
If you’re a koala owner of a struggling theater, do you think it’s a good idea to hold a singing competition where the winner gets a “big” prize? Mr. Moon thinks it is! Sing may appear to be an American Idol-meets-Zootopia kind of movie, but it has its own charm, part of it comes from… Read More Dream Big Dreams! A “Review” of Sing!
Once upon a time, in an island surrounded by, uhm, the vast ocean, there lived a girl who dreamt of sailing to the line where the sky meets the sea. And yes, the ocean indeed called her! Moana, Disney’s new animated offering, brings us to the islands of the South Pacific. The titular character, the daughter… Read More Find Your Way! A “Review” of Disney’s Moana