Review: “DUMBO”

Tim Burton's 2019 re-imagining of the 1941 animated Disney classic is a weird piece of cinema.  Not weird in the Tim Burton way, but in the why-did-they-make-this and who-is-the-intended-audience way.   It's also a surprisingly scathing commentary on the corporate behemoth Disney itself has become. With the original having a runtime of just 64 minutes, it [...]

By |2019-03-28T17:10:17-07:00March 27th, 2019|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Book Review- “Miss Peregrines Home for Peculiar Children”

A life changing tragedy sets off a spiral of events in "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children". What begins as a journey for answers to a life mysteriously lived turns into something that our hero, Jacob Postman, could never expect. He is unflinching from the very beginning of the story about who his family is [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:05:34-07:00December 21st, 2016|Book Reviews, Reviews|1 Comment

Review: “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children”

These days Tim Burton seems to favor aesthetics over storytelling. Loosely based on the first two books in Ransom Riggs’ bestselling YA trilogy, “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” starts off wonderfully.   We are quickly introduced to Jake (Asa Butterfield) a young man who cares very deeply for his Grandfather (Terence Stamp), even though a [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:06:27-07:00September 29th, 2016|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Enter to Win The Art of “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” and Journal

Enter to WIN The Art of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children & Miss Peregrine's Journal for Peculiar Children Don't forget to read Melissa's review of "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children" the first novel in the series, by Ransom Riggs READ IT HERE  

By |2019-03-11T17:06:47-07:00September 21st, 2016|Giveaways|2 Comments

“Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” Trailer 2 & Character Posters

Prepare to be entranced by the extraordinary with "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children" trailer 2. With the stylistically, talented Tim Burton at the helm, one can only hope that his interoperation holds up to the novel by author Ransom Riggs. Starring Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Ella Purnell, Samuel L. Jackson, Allison Janney, Chris O'Dowd, Judi Dench, [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:08:10-07:00June 20th, 2016|Trailers|0 Comments

“Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” Official Trailer & Photos

  "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children" is based on a novel by the same name, written by Ransom Riggs. This beautifully, strange story follows Jacob, a 16 yr old boy grieving over his grandfathers death. When Jacob receives a bizarre letter, he embarks on a mysterious journey to a Welsh island where his grandfather [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:09:22-07:00March 15th, 2016|Trailers|0 Comments