Movies

50 Shades of Controversy: No opinion is invalid

Just over a week ago, the first 50 Shades of Grey movie was released in movie theatres (it was No. 1 at the box office in its first weekend of release, though reports this weekend say the box office for the film has dropped 70% in its second weekend, though it remains at No. 1). A lot… Continue Reading

It’s the most wonderful time of the year

My husband and I are in a household of two adults and one cat. That hasn’t stopped us from ever having Advent Calendars in the house. One year, they were fancy Lindt chocolate calendars, which we never really finished. The next year, we grabbed NHL-logo calendars. Again, the chocolate was forgotten about. This year, we… Continue Reading

1996, Scream and a trip down memory lane

Tonight being Halloween, I decided to scroll through Netflix to see what Halloween-type movies were available to put on as I handed out candy to kids. I searched for one of my all-time favourites, the original Scream. I was 13 when that film came out, and watched it on VHS just after I started high school… Continue Reading

Are you ready to go back to Titanic? I am

Earlier this week, I bought my tickets to go see Titanic 3D. And no, I’m not ashamed of this purchase one little bit. Neither am I ashamed that I got tickets for the one screening that happens before the movie reopens on April 4 (I’ll be going two days earlier). Although, I am ashamed to… Continue Reading