Monthly Archives: December 2016

Castle in the Sky (1986)

8/10 Laputa, Castle in the Sky is Hayao Miyazaki’s steampunk epic. A tantalizing epic, inspired by Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels. After a raid on a zeppelin by cartoonish air pirates, the little girl Sheeta falls from a window into the … Continue reading

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Storks (2016) Review

7/10 Fast-paced and cute. This is one of those movies that is perfect for a specific moment: it is perfect for when you get home after a long day of work and you are tired. You don’t want to think … Continue reading

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Blog update: I survived my PhD defense.

Last week I had the privilege to defend my thesis and obtain my PhD degree. I haven’t had any peace of mind to write new book reviews or to concentrate on new movies. But that will come back in the … Continue reading

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