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Movie Review: Rise of the Guardians

Posted in Reviews! with tags , , , , , , on 11/22/2012 by Taylor Holt

Stars: Chris Pine, Alec Baldwin, Isla Fisher, Hugh Jackman, Jude Law

Rated PG for thematic elements and some mild scary action, Running time 97 minutes, Animation/Adventure/Family

Compare to: How to Train Your Dragon (2010), Brave (2012)

Of all the animated films to come out this year, I have to admit that I was looking forward to this one the most. The idea of all these mythical figures coming together to fight the personification of an actual nightmare just intrigues me. Was it worth the time? Does it live up to the hype that only Santa can bring?

Depends on what you want to get out of it. Continue reading

October, Baby

Posted in Whatever with tags , , , on 10/01/2012 by Taylor Holt

The true official drink of serial killers. NOT Tab.

Weeeee! Since today marks the first day of October (at the time that I’m writing this anyway), this month is going to be filled with Horror/Thriller/Suspense themed articles. For the most part, the only posts that won’t be Halloween-themed are the reviews, including occasionally leaving links to older articles to Horror films I’ve already covered. What, it’s not laziness. These take time to write, dang.

Here’s an overview of The Frighteners. It’s on my Top 5 of all time and one of the first I wrote back in February. Here’s to this October being a good one.