Paddington 2: Rotten Tomatoes is Right, it Really is That Good (Review)

Paddington 2: Rotten Tomatoes is Right, it Really is That Good (Review)

I never really got Paddington. When I was young, I read the books and tried marmalade, hated it, gave the books up because they were misleading.  I was that kind of child.  So Paddington 2 wasn’t my first choice but I was dying to see how it could  get 100% on Rotten Tomatoes and kept it for more than a day.  Could this sequel of a movie I had no interest in seeing really be that good?  Actually yes.  But I don’t actually want to get too much into why because I wouldn’t want to spoil a thing for this movie. Read more

In the Heart of the Sea: An Engaging & Expertly Made Retelling of Moby Dick [Review]

In the Heart of the Sea: An Engaging & Expertly Made Retelling of Moby Dick [Review]

Christmas is coming and so is Star Wars, so the timing for In the Heart of the Sea could have been better – it was the only thing that came out this week (at least in Lethbridge).    This isn’t normally the type of movie I’d spend time and money on, but I’m glad I went anyway.  Fair warning, this review might be a bit more spoilery than usual, but if you don’t at least have a passing knowledge of what Moby Dick is about, you kind-of deserve what you get, spoiler-wise.

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