Monthly Archives: June 2016

Independence Day (1996) revisited

7/10 With the mess that is Independence Day: Resurgence now released, let’s look back at what inspired that incoherent bore of a film. Is there anything of interest in Independence Day (1996)? Listening to the reactions on the internet lately, … Continue reading

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Terry Pratchett – The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents (2001)

7.5/10 The cat Maurice and a rat pack have been infected by magic from the rubbish heap next to the Wizards university, and now they are intelligent and can talk. The bossy cat cooks up a scam to make money, … Continue reading

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Independence Day: Resurgence (2016) full spoiler rant

4/10 Independence Day: Resurgence (2016) full spoiler rant I decided to make this a full spoiler review, because nothing makes any sense in it. The original Independence Day (1996) is a streamlined, coherent story by comparison. I will list the … Continue reading

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The Neon Demon (2016) Review

8/10 Jesse (Elle Fanning) begins a career in modeling, young and naive. She moves to Los Angeles where, all alone, she is adopted by three women who also compete for jobs in the model industry. They become jealous of Jesse’s … Continue reading

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Ken Liu – The Grace of Kings (2015) review

8.5/10 epic fantasy, 600 p. Some stories feel like clay that you can shape around you, where you can picture yourself walking through a fantasy city and interacting with the characters. The Grace of Kings feels more like a marble … Continue reading

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Eddie the Eagle (2016) review

7/10 Based on the real story of Eddie Edwards, Eddie is a little kid obsessed with the Olympics. Nobody really supports him though. But even though he isn’t that good and he isn’t that smart, he has determination enough and … Continue reading

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My blog is 1 year old!

My blog is 1 year old! Thank you all so much, everyone who ever visited this blog! It is the sharing that makes it fun! For this special occasion, I’d like to highlight 5 movie experiences and 5 book experiences … Continue reading

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