Does ‘THE SNOWMAN’ metaphorically stuff women in a refrigerator?

July 19th, 2017 | Movie News, Poster, Trailers | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic Please, indulge me for a brief moment. I am sick of seeing women constantly put in peril for the sake of narrative drive. I am sick of seeing females written as the hapless victims, struck down by the hands of a madman. I am sick of seeing this regressive trope-filled story rehashed again and again on screen. This is only made worse when there’s little to no profundity infused about the psychological state of either the ...

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Listen up, Pitches! ‘PITCH PERFECT 3’ is gonna be aca-awesome

June 24th, 2017 | Movie News, Poster, Trailers | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic Were you, like me, left wondering after PITCH PERFECT 2 where the heck creators could take the Barden Bellas next? It appears we don't have to worry any more - well, sorta. It's fairly worrisome trying to make it in the real world - something the Bellas are taking a stab at doing and not quite succeeding. The thing that brings them back together? A USO tour. Naturally it will be another journey marked with hijinks and ...

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The devil resides in a damned doll in ‘ANNABELLE: CREATION’

June 20th, 2017 | Movie News, Poster, Trailers | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic Hot off its debut at the Los Angeles Film Festival, ANNABELLE: CREATION released a second haunting trailer for the feature that releases in August. And boy howdy does it look like one devil of a frightening horror film. Directed by David F. Sandberg (LIGHTS OUT), the prequel tells the origin stories of our favorite eternally damned doll from THE CONJURING: the Annabelle doll. Starring Miranda Otto, Anthony ...

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