Music Break: Five Beautiful Scores from Vangelis

Earlier this week, on May 17, one of the best Hollywood composers Vangelis passed away at age 79. Though he's not the most prolific film composer, the few scores that he did are practically iconic. As a fan of the Greek maestro, I thought I'd do a tribute in this month's Music Break. Known for …

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FlixChatter Review – Downton Abbey: A New Era (2022)

A couple of months ago, my hubby and I had started bingeing the Downton Abbey series all the way from the beginning. I had watched the first season when it first came out in 2010 but didn’t keep up with it. The series has become a global phenomenon, though not even its creator Julian Fellowes …

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Trailer Spotlight: Good Luck To You, Leo Grande – on Hulu June 17

I've been on the lookout for the trailer for this after this premiered at Sundance earlier this year. The title alone piqued my interest, but then I saw Emma Thompson is the star, so naturally it jumps to my must-see list! Synopsis: In Good Luck To You, Leo Grande, two-time Academy Award® winner Emma Thompson …

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FlixChatter Review: All The Old Knives (2022)

Spy thrillers are a dime a dozen in Hollywood, but spy romance is still quite rare. So when I saw the premise of All the Old Knives, I was immediately sold on the old-fashioned romance thrown in with the mystery and espionage elements. Based on Olen Steinhauer's book of the same name, the story centers …

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Rom-Com Double Reviews: Tall Girl 2 and 7 Days

TALL GIRL 2 (2022) I haven’t seen the first film, but was intrigued to see the sequel as I’m a fan of Emily Ting’s work (notably Already Tomorrow in Hong Kong, which I highly recommend.  Ava Michelle is back as tall girl Jodi and most of the cast are back as well, and it’s fun …

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FlixChatter Review: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022)

The sequel of the 2016 Doctor Strange movie is as buzzy as ever. Fans have been hugely anticipating MCU’s 28th film that its ticket pre-sales already beats other popular MCU movies like Captain Marvel, Thor: Ragnarok, and Guardians of the Galaxy. Well, hardcore fans likely rejoice in seeing more multiverse action, especially those avid comic …

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Happy Star Wars Day! OBI-WAN KENOBI limited series full trailer + poster

Happy Star Wars Day, everyone!! I was planning on posting this much earlier but oh well, my work got in the way [sigh]. Well, I posted the teaser back in March and this time we've got the full trailer of the Disney+ miniseries. https://youtu.be/3Yh_6_zItPU The story begins 10 years after the dramatic events of “Star …

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