Movie Review: Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

So I don’t want to spoil things for people. And I don’t want to nitpick this movie. So here is what I’m going to do. First, I’m going to give a very high level thought on the movie. Then I’m going to give my opinion on some of the new characters. And leave it there.

Y’all, I almost cried when the opening started. It was overwhelmingly nostalgic. The movie looked and felt like Star Wars and that was good enough for me. And I hope Continue reading

Movie Review: Joy (2015)

Spoils lay ahead. Kinda. Not really.

This movie was almost good. I mean, it still was. It just…also wasn’t?

The acting was really good. Not great but that may be because I expected good acting from the cast going into it and had a high bar set. And the cast was amazing for the script they were given to work with.

Obviously, Jennifer Lawrence Continue reading