SAO Alternative is a decent spin-off of the popular VR anime franchise, but it falls short of being great, despite its comical narrative.
'You' is a riveting tale about love and the dangers of social media.
Cam's portrayal of the webcam industry is truthful and horrifying, but the film falls short on creating a believable narrative.
It's becoming increasingly common for our favorite anime to be adapted from stories published in books. Here are my top 5 recommendations for anime based on light novels.
In its prime, the Game Boy Advance dominated the handheld gaming market and allowed for already established and new game series to flourish. However, here are 7 JRPG series, best known for its releases on the handheld console.
We all love food, but no matter where your tastes lie you'll find something to like about these mouth-watering anime. Whether it be competition based or combative, here are five anime series recommended for food enthusiasts around the world.
"To All The Boys I've Loved Before" is a solid young adult novel about coming of age and sisterhood.
My Hero Academia's first featured film is a success with its exhilarating battles and "passing of the torch" narrative.
Stephen King's 'Gerald's Game' is an unsettling and suspenseful tale of survival.
'Castle in the Sky' tells a meaningful story of fantasy and explores the heart of mankind.
'Unsane' is a satisfying psychological horror film which follows Sawyer Valentini as she tries to come to grips with reality and a deadly stalker.
'Grave of The Fireflies' (1988) is a beautiful and somber animated film about two siblings and their struggle throughout the final days of the Second World War.
'Harry Potter and The Cursed Child' is a great addition to the series but takes liberties in regards to its own canon.
Fifty Shades Freed is a good ending to an abnormal love story but falls short because of it's weak plot.
Featuring artists such as The Dream, Toulouse, JRY, and Halsey, the 'Fifty Shades Darker' Soundtrack is a fantastic mix of pop and R&B.
Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind is an exceptional fantasy and sci-fi adventure about survival.
The Castle of Cagliostro (Lupin the III) is a perfect blend of aristocracy, comedy, drama, and action.
For the final entry in the Maze Runner series, The Death Cure delivers an explosive, yet bittersweet ending.
In spite of its bleak tones, The Glass Castle is a movie brimming with adventure and character.
To everyone's dread or delight, The Emoji Movie is a mess of ideas that sound good on paper but is executed poorly.
'The Beguiled' is a suspenseful and fantastic period piece which depicts the old South and all its Southern charms.
From the director of Annabelle and The Conjuring, 'Wish Upon' is a good horror film hampered only by its nonsensical plot line and characters. Turn off your brain and you'll be okay.
A24's 'A Ghost Story' turns what we know of ghosts into a powerful tale about time and loss.
Ichigo and his friends take on the hollows of Hell in an action-filled adventure worth watching!
Rukia is gone and the everyone's memory of her is fading. Ichigo takes on Soul Society once more to remind everyone of the connections they all share in this emotional adventure you cannot miss.
With its grounded, apocalyptic narrative, 'It Comes at Night' delivers a thought provoking and haunting story exposing the horror behind humanity.
Featuring an intriguing plot and an amazing female cast, TV Tokyo's Million Yen Women is a Japanese drama you do not want to miss.
Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence is every bit as good as the original. The film further explores the relationship between man and machine while posing new questions on what it means to be human.
From the director of Akira, Katsuhiro Otomo's Steamboy is a huge and ambitious Japanese animated action film who's steampunk narrative easily pushes it along its lengthy run time.
Brad Bird's The Iron Giant is an animated classic which tugs on the heat strings and reminds us of that little piece of Americana.
In an attempt to appeal to casual viewers, Netflix's Death Note forsakes the core qualities of the series causing it to become an awful adaptation.
The Defenders is a good TV crossover but doesn't add much to its already established story line.
Fairy Tail Dragon Cry is an entertaining and action-packed side story filled with moments of what makes Fairy Tail great.
Shin Godzilla (Godzilla: Resurgence) is a masterful piece of horror featuring the legendary kaiju.
Colossal is a funny spin on the kaiju film genre but is forgettable due its lack of direction.
Listen to the soundtrack about a woman who fell in love with a man and his desire for ropes and chains. I give my interpretation on the music itself and how it connects to the film.
Cowboy Bebop: The Movie delivers nothing less than what is expected from its already established and respected formula of Kung-fu, existential dialogue, and great tunes.
Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon is an eventful and vibrant story about what happens to the people around us when we love, too much.
The Handmaid's Tale is speculative fictitious tale about oppression, indoctrination, and segregation. The playlist below features songs incorporating the spirit of Hulu's new television series.
The Handmaid's Tale envisions a future where women are property and human incubators. Class status hangs on fertility. And Christian extremist rule the United States with an iron fist.
Come listen to the soundtrack to the story of a girl who's trapped endlessly in the same day of her death. I give my interpretations on the music itself and how it connects to the film.
The Bye Bye Man (2017) is a horror film with genuine scary moments but inconsistencies plague the film causing it to become average.
Hulu offers a ton of in-season content for a low price. But, take a second look and you'll see the wealth of original programming the service has to offer. Here are my top 5 Hulu originals.
Saban's Power Rangers (2017) is the reboot in the renowned Power Rangers film franchise. Despite its shortcomings, it is a truly eventful watch. Here are the top 5 reasons to watch.
Don't Hang Up (2017) is a horror film with a good premise and concept but fails horribly on execution.
Ghost In The Shell (2017) keeps the spirit and fundamental elements of the original animated film that so many live-action adaptations lose during the process.
The classic science-fiction animated film is a gem whose miniscule flaws are masked by its philosophical dialogue, beautiful cel animation, and journey into self-identity.
From the creators of Despicable Me, Sing (2016) is a magnificent musical comedy which blends together different genres of music into one brilliant performance.
Before I Fall (2010) is a young adult novel recounting the last days of a 17-year old girl who relives the day of her death, over and over again.
Before I Fall (2017) is a drama based on the novel of the same name by Lauren Oliver. It is about a girl who hauntingly relives the same day over and over again—in hopes of changing her fate.
Hate it or love it, the PA franchise is considered one of the most successful horror franchises to date. Let's reflect on how a small movie managed to turn into a global phenomenon.
Nocturnal Animals (2016) is a thrilling and gloomy ride that reaches into the depths of our psyches. Jake Gyllenhaal, Amy Adams, and Micheal Shannon performances are mesmorizing and unforgettable.
Come listen to the soundtrack of what can be considered as one of the most depressing shows in television while I give my interpretations on the lyrics behind them and how it connects to the show.
A Cure For Wellness has marketed itself on its mystery. I will take a look and do my best to explain the ins and outs of the plot and also explain the ending.