The Nightmare Before Christmas – one of my fiancé’s favorite movies, it was high time I gave this one a watch. Tim Burton, Henry Selick, and Danny Elfman bring this whimsical and classic movie to life.
Corpse Bride – This week’s mini review is brought to you by my lovely fiance and gamemaster extraordinaire.
Quantum of Solace – The direct sequel to the smash hit Casino Royale that fails to live up to the hype of the first Craig era Bond movie. Succeeded by the acclaimed Skyfall, Quantum of Solace stands alone.
Casino Royale – The Daniel Craig era of James Bond begins by setting a high bar for the rest of the series.
Mamma Mia! – This classic musical inspired by the beloved ABBA discography is heartfelt, entertaining, and amusing all at once. All star performances from Meryl Streep and Amanda Seyfried steal the show and make this a memorable movie that is worth watching for musical fans and liars alike.
The Book of Eli – an early 2010s apocalypse movie starring the ever talented Denzel Washington, Gary Oldman, and Mila Kunis. #TheBookofEli is a decently satisfying apocalypse story with some noticeable issues. #MoviesNotFilms
My Heart Can’t Beat Unless You Tell It To – As incredibly thought provoking as it is claustrophobic, My Heart Can’t Beat Unless You Tell It To is well worth the rental price.
Prisoners – A disturbing slow burn that demands the audience’s attention throughout the entire run time. Jake Gyllenhaal and Hugh Jackman headline this thriller crime drama from Dennis Villeneuve
TRON : Legacy – An excellent sequel from the time before everything got a sequel, Tron Legacy’s aesthetic and killer Daft Punk soundtrack hold up to this day.