At first, Scream seems like your typical teen-slasher movie. Even the character set-up is based on the six archetypes placed in almost all teen-horrors: the virgin, the party girl, the hot boyfriend, the asshole, and the geek (the virgin's secret admirer). The story also sticks with that basic plot of ‘anonymous murderer in a small town’, so Scream initially appears to lack any originality.
Yes, the title of this article doesn't resemble the usual 'Follow your dreams' ideologies, but this is the whole premise of The Disaster Artist and I like it. It's the truth. From birth until adulthood, we are told to excel at what we love in order to be valued within society. But why can't we... Continue Reading →
Small changes were made to all the characters, physical and in regards to their backstory, but Mike's changes were significant enough to have left a lot of fans with a sour taste in their mouth.
Each child has a fear and Beverly's is puberty. Although the boys also have concerns about growing up and becoming men, Beverly's transition is far more traumatic and confusing; she is a girl after all. Not only does she get her period, which is a messy and life-changing experience for any young girl, she is also enduring the physical effects of pubescence which consequently make her appear differently to the outside world.
If you're a fan of Stranger Things and Stephen King's IT, then you need to read my list on Screenrant. Well, what are you waiting for?
Mondays are always bleak but this week was 'back to school' week for the majority of teens in the UK. Sucks to be you right now. To liven things up a bit, I have created a rather nostalgic list containing the ugliest prom dresses in teen-movie history. From the pink to the really pink. From... Continue Reading →
During the 80s, a fashion ‘faux-pas’ was the very essence of style. Clashing colours, a terrible hair-do or looking like you just stumbled out of a thrift store were all part of the 80s fabric. Throughout the era, ‘coolness’ was about being different.
Having seen Baby Driver just yesterday, I have to say that this movie is well worth watching if you like the kind of movie that takes you back in time to, let’s say, the 50s. Ansel Eigort is truly engaging as the pure at heart, yet totally reckless, driver and the rest of the cast are... Continue Reading →
Joy is inspired by the life of Joy Mangano, the woman who invented the mop in 1990. It outlines the struggles of Joy, a young divorced mother, as she attempts to make her remarkable vision a reality. She aims for success in a world that doesn't believe in her enough. A solid plot, you might say,... Continue Reading →