And Now the Scariest Thing of All, Suburbia – The Addams Family

I've always been a fan of The Addams Family, though admittedly I've never read the comic or seen the stage musical. The old TV show, though? Loved it. The 90s movies? Loved them (and harbored a crush on Christina Ricci for a good 20 years). The cartoon series? Loved it. So yeah, I was already predisposed … Continue reading And Now the Scariest Thing of All, Suburbia – The Addams Family

Literally Sent to a Farm Upstate – The Secret Life of Pets 2

I fully admit that I was not the biggest fan of The Secret Life of Pets when it came out a couple years ago. What began as an interesting premise - What do your pets do when you're not home? - quickly turned into 90 minutes of one-note jokes, a completely nonsensical Toy Story ripoff, some serious … Continue reading Literally Sent to a Farm Upstate – The Secret Life of Pets 2

You Should Probably Nazi This Movie – Operation Finale

There's plenty of entertainment to be had when it comes to films about espionage, revenge, and basically anything related to World War II. There's even a nice bit of a Jewish/Israeli niche, in the form of films like Munich and The Boys From Brazil. And hell, when you've got such star caliber as Oscar Isaac and Ben … Continue reading You Should Probably Nazi This Movie – Operation Finale