“Werewolf by Night” – Marvel Finally Goes Full Horror (Spoiler Free Review)

With the zombie episode of What If? and Sam Raimi’s Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has dabbled here and there with the horror genre.   However, the last Disney+ original special, Werewolf by Night is the first to commit to the genre completely. Paying homage to monster movies of the 1930’s and 1940’s, Werewolf by Night winds up being … Continue reading “Werewolf by Night” – Marvel Finally Goes Full Horror (Spoiler Free Review)

“Hocus Pocus 2” – A Soulless Sequel That Lacks the Charm of the Original (Review)

There are few family friendly Halloween films that have had the lasting power of 1993’s Hocus Pocus.  For those who primarily grew up in the 90s (like myself), it holds a special nostalgic place in our collective childhoods.  And even now as adults, it makes for a fun watch every Halloween season. So it was absolutely no surprise that in the age of sequels/requels/reboots, Disney … Continue reading “Hocus Pocus 2” – A Soulless Sequel That Lacks the Charm of the Original (Review)

“Hocus Pocus 2” is Officially Coming to Disney+ Fall 2022

Get your cauldrons, spell books and broomsticks (or vacuum cleaners) ready, because the long awaited sequel to Hocus Pocus is coming to Disney+ next fall! 30+ Years in the Making Since its release in August (yes you read that right) in 1993, Hocus Pocus has remained a cult classic for fans of Disney and Halloween alike.  Given that it was originally meant to be a … Continue reading “Hocus Pocus 2” is Officially Coming to Disney+ Fall 2022

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: “One World, One People” Review

Following a slower paced, character-driven penultimate episode, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier delivered on a (mostly) exciting finale.  It was filled with action, but honestly it’s the poignant character moments that fans will enjoy! The Avenger Formerly Known as “Falcon” As the Flag Smashers crash the GRC vote in Manhattan and take hostages, the trio of Sam, Bucky, and Sharon (still eager for her … Continue reading The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: “One World, One People” Review

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: “Truth” Review

Following brutal and shocking ending last episode, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier picks up this week with the fallout, and delivers with a very character-driven episode.  Running longer than any other episode, “Truth” gives its characters time to breathe, just before what will hopefully be a climactic finale. (Spoilers Ahead – You’ve Been Warned) Tarnished Potential Just as John Walker was getting started, his … Continue reading The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: “Truth” Review

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: “Power Broker” Review

Prison breaks, familiar faces, and people still hating on new Cap in many places.  All this and more on the latest episode of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier! (Spoilers Ahead – You’ve Been Warned) Parole Violations Galore The episode begins with both duos in Germany seeking out information.  John Walker is getting nowhere in Munich (while getting the same hatred his character has been … Continue reading The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: “Power Broker” Review

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: “The Star-Spangled Man” Review

After getting off to a strong start by setting up its characters, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier continued with an episode filled with both humor and poignancy.  Both Sam and Bucky face struggles and challenges, and things are far grayer than anyone realized. The New “Captain America” Following his introduction and instant hatred by the entire fan community online, we get to know John … Continue reading The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: “The Star-Spangled Man” Review

Ranking Every Episode of “WandaVision”

WandaVision remains one of the most unique and creative projects to come out of the MCU.  Its weekly release schedule allowed for fans to speculate and theorize, and now that it’s all over, some are satisfied, others are not. Either way, it was one of the most ambitious stories for Marvel to tell, just given out unconventional and surreal it got.  So with the final … Continue reading Ranking Every Episode of “WandaVision”

WandaVision: “Breaking the Fourth Wall” Review

We’ve seen Wanda go through the decades with her sitcoms, and this latest episode brings us to the present with a Modern Family style fourth wall break.  All this and more on the latest episode of WandaVision! (Spoilers Ahead – You’ve Been Warned) Talking Heads As is common with many sitcoms of the past decade or so (Modern Family, The Office, Parks and Rec), this … Continue reading WandaVision: “Breaking the Fourth Wall” Review

WandaVision: “All-New Halloween Spooktacular!” Review

It’s Halloween in Westview!  As Wanda deals with the return of her newly faced brother Pietro, Vision gets closer to the truth, and the agents on the outside make some shocking discoveries.  All this and more, on the latest episode of WandaVision! (Spoilers Ahead – You’ve Been Warned) Pietro in the Middle Pietro’s arrival shakes things up a bit, as he eases into the role … Continue reading WandaVision: “All-New Halloween Spooktacular!” Review