50 Shades of Disappointment

The raunchy young adult novel that readers can’t get enough of has turned into a movie and has been taking the media by a storm. The Fifty Shades of Grey movie, which comes out on February 14, 2015, just released its first trailer and people have certainly been talking about it; but not all good […]

Slytherin to Harry Potter’s New World

For every muggle living in the human world, the unveiling of Universal Orlando Studios’ The World of Harry Potter back in 2010 gave the chance to explore a world only seen in books and movies. This expansion of the Islands of Adventure theme park truly did JK Rowling’s Harry Potter justice, and since then, people […]

Behind “Hand of God: the Musical”

“It’s pretty dark, but what else could be expected of a Fall Out Boy musical?” News of a Fall Out Boy musical in the works had fans of the pop punk band buzzing on social media on February 3. The musical project, created by a group of the band’s fans, has already been compared to […]

The Passion of The Christ Influence on Religion

Here is a personal reflection question: did The Passion of the Christ movie make you rethink your faith? Barnagroup.com conducted a survey several years ago asking individuals if they had seen a movie in the past two years that made them not only rethink their faith, but actually make a change in their life as well. Of those individuals […]

Discovering the Beauties of France with Jean-Pierre Jeunet

Combine the elegance of France with the magical directing skills of Jean-Pierre Jeunet and you get the birth of a beautiful french film called Amelie. From the mesmerizing script to the heavenly sound of French accents, Jeunet’s Amelie, starring the divine Audrey Tautou, is the enchanting romantic tale of a young irregular French woman, Amelie, […]

“Need For Speed” Races Onto the Big Screen

If you’re living life in the fast lane, or at least wish you were, you’ll be excited to know that DreamWorks has announced they will be making a “Need for Speed” movie modeled after the popular video-game series. Producer and director Steven Spielberg purchased the rights to the franchise from Electronic Arts (EA), while screenwriters […]

Why Matt Bomer Won’t Be Playing Christian Grey

Fans of the Fifty Shades trilogy are chomping at the bit to find out which Hollywood stars will be cast in the film version of the undeniably popular story. The character of Anastasia Steele is extremely important, but Christian Grey has been the center of speculation. While several actors’ names have been attached to the […]

Fans’ Favorite Actors and Actresses to Star in ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’

With the recent buzz surrounding Universal/Focus Features’ purchase of the rights to the Fifty Shades of Grey movie, fans are starting to wonder who will play the infamous Christian Grey and timid Anastasia Steele. The movie, which is to be based on E. L. James’s popular trilogy, is in the very early stages of production; […]

Ode to the Summer Staycation

Summer is the season of the vacation. The highways are undoubtedly littered with vehicles going to and fro between home and the pre-determined relaxation destination. The point of a vacation, in most cases, is to get away, but there is a trendy alternative to packing up the car and hitting the road that will save […]

4D Movies: No Longer Just Theme Park Rides

If you’ve ever been on “Transformers: The Ride” in Universal Studios or something like it at a museum, you’ve felt the seat-rumbling, mist-spraying simulation that is 4D movies. Combined with the already established 3D effects, it is meant to fool a person’s five senses. What is surprising to realize is that specialty movie chains in […]

Thrill This !

Everyone has a favorite genre of movies, whether it be Romance, Comedic films, or my favorite, Horrors ! In light of a recent conversation with a friend of mine, I realized that while our favorite genre may be the same, our view on the scariest horror movie ever made was completely different. It then occurred […]

Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter

If you are like me, the fascination with vampires in the 21st century is probably extremely unbearable. With movies and television shows such as The Twilight Saga, Dark Shadows, True Blood and Blood Ties, the vampire craze is becoming quite agitating and the thought of spending $10 at the theater to watch yet another vampire film is probably […]

Snow White and the Huntsman: A New Twist on an Old Classic

The much anticipated film Snow White and the Huntsman opened in theaters this past Friday, June 1st, and has already brought in over $56 million. The plot follows very closely to the story of Snow White that we all know and love, but if viewers are expecting a sweet fairytale then they are in for […]