Walking into the screening of American Ultra I heard a couple of viewers wondering if the movie would be a lot like Adventureland, the last movie in which Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart played the leads together. Quick answer? No. No it is not. Maybe had Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig turned out to be […]Read more "Film Review: American Ultra"
Still Alice features fine performances, but the film’s insights into early onset Alzheimer’s are neither inventive or all that illuminating.Read more "Film Review: Still Alice"
The Twilight Saga comes to an end with Breaking Dawn – Part 2, is it a movie for just the diehards or can layman folk enjoy this final chapter of the polarazing series.Read more "HST…Film Review: The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2"
Zac: Snow White and the Huntsman (#SWATH, love that hashtag) is the second take on the classic Grimm fairy tale to be released this year and it is a visual feast that could have used a bit more plot and character development.Read more "HST… Film Review: Snow White and the Huntsman"
Hello internet perusers! We are back with round 2 of the four part year break down of things to come. Between April and June, the writers on HST have plenty that we are looking forward to in movies, music, and games,, and we want to share them with you. No, none of these are April […]Read more "Looking Ahead to 2012: Quarter 2 (April – June)"
Two nights ago I had a dream that winged creatures were attacking my school, which for some reason looked like a castle. As my friends were devoured in front of my eyes by hungry jaws (RIP Cassidy), I could not cower in fear because I had a mission. That’s right, thanks to weeks of seeing […]Read more "Film Review: The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1"
The Twilight Saga is coming to an end with Breaking Dawn: Part 1 and while some are counting away the days till it is out of their lives it should be remembered as a series that missed opportunities to actually be interesting.Read more "Film Review: The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1"
That’s right, my write-up for rentals has changed yet again. This time around (and hopefully I will stick to it this time) I will write up little blurbs about the movies I have seen in the past week on Fridays, giving you suggestions for what to pick up and what to avoid when considering what […]Read more "For Your Renting Pleasure"
When I speak of my love of the vampire genre I always throw out references to Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Underworld, 30 Days of Night, True Blood…the list goes on and on. However, unless directly asked I would never admit to having read all of the Twilight novels in a week or owning one of […]Read more "Now Playing Review – The Twilight Saga: Eclipse"