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
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.