Posts Tagged ‘Movies’

Remaking old, nostalgia-filled, animated classics in live action is all the rage right now. We’ve seen “Cinderella”, “Beauty and the Beast”, and “The Jungle Book” literally brought to life so far, and still have “The Lion King” and “Mulan” to look forward to. For anime, though, the landscape has been pretty barren. After all, compared […]

A few months back, news began to circulate that a small New Jersey high school’s drama club had begun to adapt the sci-fi movie “Alien” into a live play. Using recycled materials and raising the funds to pay for the production themselves, North Bergen High School soon began to see rave reviews for their adaptation. […]

The Academy Awards, aka Oscars, is objectively one of the most prestigious awards that anybody who is involved in film could earn. Nominations were announced on Tuesday, Jan. 22 by Kumail Nanjiani and Tracee Ellis Ross. Below are our—uneducated and unprofessional—predictions for the 91st Academy Awards ceremony. Best Picture: “Black Panther”; “BlacKkKlansman”; “Bohemian Rhapsody”; “The […]

This year brought loads of successful book-to-movie adaptations, including Crazy Rich Asians, To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before, Sharp Objects, Peter Rabbit, A Wrinkle in Time, Love Simon, and others. Luckily, 2019 brings many more, including the following:   The Knife of Never Letting Go By: Patrick Ness Movie Title: Chaos Walking Genre: Young […]

Free movies, the tantalizing smell of popcorn, walkie-talkies — the life of a movie theater employee is a glamorous one. But behind the scenes of this dream job, things get real. Really real. On the outside, it may seem easy to sell popcorn and rip ticket stubs all day. And as a former cinema employee, […]