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On Oz the Great and Powerful

On Oz the Great and Powerful

Continuing from The Wizard of Oz is Oz the Great and Powerful, a prequel film. The film features James Franco (Raimi’s Spider-Man film series), Michelle Williams (Brokeback Mountain), Rachel Weisz (The Mummy film series, Constantine, The Bourne Legacy), and Bruce Campbell (Xena: Warrior Princess, Charmed, Army of Darkness), and is also directed by Sam Raimi. I … Continue reading

On The Astronaut’s Wife

On The Astronaut’s Wife

Featuring Johnny Depp (Pirates of the Caribbean trilogy, Sleepy Hollow, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, The Corpse Bride, Edward Scissorhands, The Ninth Gate, A Nightmare on Elm Street, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales), Charlize Theron (The Devil’s Advocate, Æon Flux, The Legend of Bagger Vance, Snow White and the Huntsman), Gary Grubbs (Angel, Will & Grace), Clea DuVall (But … Continue reading

On The Wizard of Oz

On The Wizard of Oz

Very few do not know the wonder and mischief in The Wizard of Oz, so although I am covering it now, I have known it practically forever! According to the Psychology Today article, “Why ‘The Wizard of Oz’ is the most popular film of all time“: According to the Library of Congress, The Wizard of Oz (from … Continue reading

On Ghostbusters: Answer The Call

On Ghostbusters: Answer The Call

Featuring Ed Begley Jr. (Star Trek: Voyager, Batman Forever, She-Devil), Charles Dance (Bleak House, Merlin, Underworld: Awakening), and Chris Hemsworth (Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Snow White and the Huntsman), Ghostbusters: Answer The Call is a film based on the original Ghostbusters film featuring an all-female cast of Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, and Leslie Jones. … Continue reading

On She-Devil

On She-Devil

Featuring Meryl Streep (Mamma Mia!, The Iron Lady, The Hours, Death Becomes Her, Doubt, The Devil Wears Prada), Ed Begley Jr. (Star Trek: Voyager, Batman Forever), and Roseanne Barr (Roseanne), She-Devil is a dark comedy film directed by Susan Seidelman (Desperately Seeking Susan), based upon the 1983 novel The Life and Loves of a She-Devil by British writer Fay … Continue reading

On Fatal Beauty

On Fatal Beauty

Featuring Whoopi Goldberg (Ghost, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Sister Act film series, Roger and Hammerstein’s Cinderella, The View), Harris Yulin (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Mark Pellegrino (Supernatural), Cheech Marin (The Golden Palace), and Brad Dourif (Child’s Play, Star Trek: Voyager, Alien: Ressurection), Fatal Beauty is an OK film about Detective Rita Rizzoli who has … Continue reading

On Batman: Mask of the Phantasm

On Batman: Mask of the Phantasm

Related to Batman: The Animated Series, and preceding Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman, Batman: Mask of the Phantasm is considered the “best big-screen iteration of Batman.” The animated feature does include great storytelling devices, as according to ReelRundown‘s review: Though it’s not just inner conflict that’s at play in this film. It gives the audience a … Continue reading

On Can’t Hardly Wait

On Can’t Hardly Wait

Featuring Lauren Ambrose (In & Out, Torchwood: Miracle Day), Seth Green (Heroes, Austin Powers film series, Idle Hands, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel), Clea DuVall (She’s All That, But I’m a Cheerleader, The Faculty), Donald Faison (Clueless), Selma Blair (In & Out, Cruel Intentions, Legally Blonde), Nicole Bilderback (Bring It On!, Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Leslie Grossman (Popular!, What I Like About You), Sara Rue (Pearl … Continue reading

On Super Mario Bros.

On Super Mario Bros.

Continuing from bad movies like Catwoman is Super Mario Bros., which features Bob Hoskins (Maid in Manhattan, Mermaids, Snow White and the Huntsman), John Leguizamo (Spawn),  Dennis Hopper (Speed), Fisher Stevens (Short Circuit), Lance Henriksen (Aliens, Alien ³), and Dan Castellaneta (The Simpsons, Stargate SG-1). About the only thing good about this movie is a young John Leguizamo. According … Continue reading