Emerald City: "Science and Magic"

Spoilers ahead!! Don't read unless you want to speculate on the series and have already caught this episode. 🙂


Stage Door (1937)

"Stars galore shine in this nominee for 4 Academy Awards including Best Picture, a fast, witty story of aspiring actresses living at a theatrical boarding house. Based on an Edna Ferber/George S. Kaufman play, the tale was considerably rewritten for film, so much that Kaufman quitted it should be called Screen Door. What matters most [...]

Crimson Peak (2015)

"In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds - and remembers." (IMDB) This film was directed by Guillermo del Toro, [...]

A Little Chaos (2014)

From IMDB: "Two talented landscape artists become romantically entangled while building a garden in King Louis XIV's palace at Versailles." This film was directed by Alan Rickman, in which he stars as King Louis XIV, co-stars include Kate Winslet (Sabine De Barra), Matthew Schoenaerts (André Le Norte), and Stanley Tucci as Philippe, Duc d'Orleans. Stanley [...]

Pan (2015)

Today I'm talking a look at the box office bomb, Pan,a re-imagining of Never Land before Captain James Hook came to power. Pan was directed by Joe Wright, the same director we can thank for the earthy and atmospheric Pride and Prejudice (2005) and the sumptuously gorgeous Anna Karenina (2012). Pan stars Hugh Jackman (Blackbeard), Garrett [...]