Blogging Hiatus

Hey friends, I know I don’t hold myself to the most strict of schedules for this blog, but I just wanted to let you all know that I will be going on a hiatus from blogging for a little bit.  This also means chances are good that my Anniversary Week Celebration I have planned during … Continue reading

My Fave Five Road Trip Films (Featuring Often Off Topic)

My Fave Five Road Trip Films (Featuring Often Off Topic)

Well my friends, we are just a few weeks into the summer (at least if you are in the northern hemisphere that is) which often means popsicles, swimming pools, and vacations. What better way to travel to your destination than by a road trip! Road trips can be eventful to say the least. Several people … Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 7/3/17

The Foreigner, Good Time trailer #2, War for the Planet of the Apes trailer #4, Leap! trailer #2, The Greatest Showman, Logan Lucky international trailer, A Bad Moms Christmas teaser trailer, A Bad Moms Christmas red band teaser trailer, Ingrid Goes West, The Last Face trailer #2, Breathe, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle international trailer, Polaroid, Atomic Blonde international trailer #2 Continue reading

Transformers: The Last Knight Review

Transformers: The Last Knight Review

Transformers are banned from Earth but keep arriving more and more frequently. Cade Yeager (Mark Wahlberg), on the run and hunted by the authorities for assisting Transformers, comes across a ship containing a Transformer who gifts him a mysterious amulet, which the Decepticons are searching for as well, putting Yeager in their crosshairs. Meanwhile, Optimus Prime (Peter Cullen (voice)) finds his creator who reveals to him a way to save his dying planet: destroy planet Earth. Continue reading

Lightning Review: The Mummy (2017)

Lightning Review: The Mummy (2017)

Nick Morrison (Tom Cruise) and his friend Chris Vail (Jake Johnson) accidentally uncover the tomb of Ahmanet (Sofia Boutella), an ancient Egyptian princess who had been buried for fear of her supernatural powers. When Ahmanet’s powers begin to return, Nick is chosen to finish the ritual Ahmanet started before she was entombed and he is thrust into an unknown world of monsters and dark creatures. Continue reading

Wonder Woman Review

Wonder Woman Review

Princess Diana (Gal Gadot) and the Amazons live in isolation from the rest of the world on the island of Themyscira, preparing for the return of Ares, the god of war. When Steve Trevor (Chris Pine), an American pilot and spy, crashes onto the island and tells of a “war to end all wars” in the outside world, Diana, convinced Ares is behind the conflict, leaves her home with Trevor to stop Ares and end the war Continue reading

Lightning Review: Baywatch

Lightning Review: Baywatch

Synopsis Mitch Buchannon (Dwayne Johnson) and his team of lifeguards protect the beaches of Emerald Bay, Florida. When drugs start appearing on his beach, Buchannon and his team, including new recruit and former Olympic swimmer Matt Brody (Zac Efron), work to expose the criminal behind the drugs, Victoria Leeds (Priyanka Chopra). Review I don’t know … Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 5/29/17

Wish Upon trailer #3, Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer #3, Spider-Man: Homecoming international trailer #3, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets trailer #3, Wonder, Despicable Me 3 trailer #3, Wind River, The Hitman’s Bodyguard, Logan Lucky Continue reading

Alien: Covenant Review

Alien: Covenant Review

The Covenant is on its way to the remote planet of Origae-6 to start a new human colony. Along the way, the ship is hit by a neutrino burst from a nearby star, forcing the crew to wake up early from stasis to make repairs. After repairs are made, the crew receives a distress signal from a nearby planet and travel to the planet’s surface in search of the signal’s origins. Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 5/22/17

47 Meters Down trailer #2, War for the Planet of the Apes trailer #3, Good Time, The Emoji Movie, The Emoji Movie international trailer, Battle of the Sexes, Transformers: The Last Knight international trailer, The Mummy trailer #3, The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature trailer #2, The House red band trailer, The Glass Castle Continue reading

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Review

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Review

After a botched job, Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) and the rest of the Guardians are being chased by the Sovereign. They are found by a man named Ego (Kurt Russell), who claims to be Peter’s long-lost father. They go to Ego’s planet to search for the truth behind Peter’s mysterious heritage. Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 5/8/17

Once Upon a Time in Venice, The Big Sick, Churchill, The Dark Tower, The Dark Tower international trailer, Everything Everything, Dunkirk trailer #2, 2:22, The Hunter’s Prayer, Rough Night red band trailer #2, Absolutely Anything, Wonder Woman trailer #3 Continue reading

Here’s Jack Blogathon 2017: A Few Good Men

Here’s Jack Blogathon 2017: A Few Good Men

Navy defense attorney Daniel Kaffee (Tom Cruise), along with JoAnne Galloway (Demi Moore) and Sam Weinberg (Kevin Pollack), are assigned to prove that Harold Dawson (Wolfgang Bodison) and Louden Downey (James Marshall), two marines accused of murder, are innocent and were merely acting under orders. Continue reading

Movie Confessions Blogathon

Movie Confessions Blogathon

Originally posted on Often Off Topic:
Two weeks ago I asked all you lovely bloggers to send me your movie related confessions. You delivered, big time, and boy oh boy did you shock me along the way! Let’s get straight to it, shall we? Firstly, there’s a heck of a lot of ‘must see’ movies…

Lightning Review: Ghost in the Shell (2017)

Lightning Review: Ghost in the Shell (2017)

Major (Scarlett Johansson) is the first of her kind: A perfect human / machine hybrid. However, she has no recollection of her past before becoming the weapon she is today. When she confronts a mysterious terrorist known as Kuze (Michael Carmen Pitt), she soon begins looking for answers about the truth of who she really is. Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 4/17/17

Thor: Ragnarok teaser trailer, Baby Driver international trailer #2, Atomic Blonde, Atomic Blonde international trailer, Detroit, Transformers: The Last Knight trailer #3, The Hitman’s Bodyguard red band teaser trailer, The Bad Batch, Star Wars: Episode VIII: The Last Jedi teaser trailer Continue reading

Your Name Review

Your Name Review

Synopsis Taki (Ryûnosuke Kamiki (voice)) and Mitsuha (Mone Kamishiraishi (voice)) find themselves mysteriously switching bodies at random. Eventually, they create a system to communicate with each other and be a part of each other’s lives. When they go in search of each other, they discover that they are separated by more than distance. Review I … Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 4/3/17

Snatched trailer #3, Paris Can Wait, A Ghost Story, Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer #2, Ferdinand, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets teaser trailer #2, Berlin Syndrome, It teaser trailer, The Book of Henry, War for the Planet of the Apes, Unforgettable trailer #2, King Arthur: Legend of the Sword trailer #2, Annabelle: Creation, The Mummy trailer #2 Continue reading

Movie Quote of the Week – 3/31/17

Movie Quote of the Week – 3/31/17

Answer to MWL 3/29/17: Sebastian (Samuel E. Wright) – The Little Mermaid Thanks for everyone’s submission and one ticket to Sebastian’s concert to the following people for answering correctly Tom (Plain, Simple Tom Reviews) Kira (Film and TV 101) Jackie For those of you who now have the song stuck in your head… And finally, … Continue reading

Trailer Round-Up – 3/27/17

The Boss Baby trailer #2, The Last Face, Black Butterfly, My Cousin Rachel, Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie, Baywatch, Wish Upon trailer #2, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri red band trailer, Queen of the Desert, Justice League Continue reading