10 Cloverfield Lane starring John Goodman and Mary Elizabeth Winstead

10 Cloverfield Lane: The Mysterious “Sequel” Isn’t Exactly a Sequel

10 Cloverfield Lane has been a giant mystery ever since its trailer appeared out of the blue. It was a project not even its actors knew was a relative of the 2008 found-footage-style monster film Cloverfield. In fact, the original working title of this film was The Cellar, and it was known as such all the way up until the trailer’s release. That’s how secretive this movie is. But what do you expect when it comes from J.J. Abrams, the master of secrety secrets? Continue reading “10 Cloverfield Lane: The Mysterious “Sequel” Isn’t Exactly a Sequel”

Daisy Ridley and John Boyega - Star Wars Episode VII

It’s About Damn Time We Had a Movie Like Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Do you remember the feeling you had when you first saw Star Wars? No, not the prequels. I mean the original trilogy starring Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, and Harrison Ford. Well, you’re going to get that feeling again when you watch Star Wars: The Force Awakens (a.k.a. Episode VII) because it captures everything that was good about the original trilogy. That’s right—J.J. Abrams did what some of us (including me) thought to be impossible. Continue reading “It’s About Damn Time We Had a Movie Like Star Wars: The Force Awakens”