FlixChatter Review: tick, tick…BOOM! (2021)

Though I saw RENT on stage years ago (can’t remember when or where exactly), I have zero knowledge about its creator Jonathan Larson. I thought the film’s title is so unique and brilliant, which apparently is based on Larson’s one-night-only monologue performance. I only just realized that fact as I got to the end of …

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Five new Netflix movies to watch in November

As we enter into Novemberrrrr ... with temps dipping into the 30s (Fahrenheit), I know I'm looking forward to staying in more until the rest of the year. Thankfully streaming services have a ton of new content... I know I'm anticipating WHEEL OF TIME series that'll hit Amazon Prime on Nov. 19. Well, with Netflix, …

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FlixChatter Review: IN THE HEIGHTS (2021)

I can’t remember the last time I saw a movie musical on the big screen, as somehow I missed the two recent musicals that I thoroughly enjoyed when they hit cinemas – The Greatest Showman and Mamma Mia 2. In the Heights was supposed to come out exactly a year ago, June 2020, but like …

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FlixChatter Review: Mary Poppins Returns (2018)

Directed by Rob Marshall | Screenplay by David Magee Starring: Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Julie Walters There are few things I hold dear to my inner child’s heart, one of them being Disney’s Mary Poppins (1964) starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke. Regarded as a classic, the 1964 film succeeded on so many …

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Weekend Roundup: Thoughts on STARZ series ‘The White Queen’ (2013)

It's been quite a weekend, it's so sad to hear what happened on Saturday night in Orlando, FL. My thoughts and prayers are with those affected in this horrific act. The cast of Broadway darling Hamilton, led by Lin-Manuel Miranda paid tribute to the victims in a powerful gesture: Tonight's @HamiltonMusical#TonyAwards performance did not include muskets in …

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