The Banshees of Inisherin (2022) Review – an amusingly bleak tale of a harrowing break-up

Everything was fine yesterday… such simple words, but yet it packs a punch when it's uttered from one friend to another. It sounds funny when I first heard it, but when I think more about it, it's quite poignant, distressing even. And that's how Martin McDonagh's The Banshees of Inisherin operates from start to finish. Set …

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The Queen’s Ball: A Bridgerton Experience arrives in Minneapolis – Flawless, My Dear!

Greetings esteemed members of Twin Cities 'Ton'… the social season is upon us! After the highly-rated openings in Los Angeles, Washington DC, Chicago, Atlanta, and Montreal, The Queen's Ball: A Bridgerton Experience is making its Minneapolis debut this November! The ball takes place at Lighthouse ArtSpace in Northeast Minneapolis Arts District. It officially opened to …

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Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Review

I’ve been suffering from superhero fatigue for some time now. MCU Phase 4 has not been consistently satisfying and I still have no desire to see DC's Black Adam (totally fine skipping it altogether). That said, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever is immune to that sentiment and I was still anticipating it greatly. Right from its …

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Double Mini Reviews: Rosaline + A Chance Encounter – two romances set in Italy (Amore!)

It's time for another double-review post. I figure I combine them together as both are romantic stories set in Italy… wonderful escapist entertainment to chase the early Winter blues! Rosaline* (2022) O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo? Honestly, who cares where Romeo is when there's a spunky and fun Rosaline! This is the first …

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Double Trailers Spotlight – Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery + CHEVALIER

It's been a while since I posted a trailer and today a couple of them caught my eye. One of them is one of my most-anticipated holiday releases and the other is one I hadn't even heard of before but the subject matter intrigued me! So let's start with the one coming out on Netflix …

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FlixChatter Review: Black Adam (2022)

Directed by Jaume Collet-SerraStarring: Dwayne Johnson, Aldis Hodge, Noah Centineo, Sarah Shahi, Quintessa Swindell, Marwan Kenzari, Pierce Brosnan Even before press screening time, word’s already gotten out to not expect much from Collet-Serra’s latest collaboration with The Rock, having directed the star in Disney’s Jungle Cruise (2021) previously. But this may have helped its cause. …

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October 2022 Recap + Movie of the Month

Greetings from balmy Minnesota!! What November?? It actually hit 73 degrees outside today, but what a bummer that both my hubby and I are actually sick with a cold since Sunday 😦 I actually had to forgo the Banshees Of Inisherin press screening that I've been looking forward to. Hopefully we'll feel good enough by …

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