Summer Netflix – Brain on Fire

I recently watched two enjoyable Netflix films — Brain on Fire and Tau — and thought I would provide a quick review of Brain on Fire for anyone who has a few hours to binge.  I’ll get to Tau soon. As a mom who spent three days in the hospital with her adult daughter suffering fromContinue reading “Summer Netflix – Brain on Fire”

The Florida Project

After a disappointing round of Oscar-nominated movies, I fell in love with the Florida Project.  Lady Bird was a “meh” for me.  It felt very much like a been there, done that before type of movie. Dunkirk was visually appealing. but I ended up liking the side stories more than the central one. Something aboutContinue reading “The Florida Project”

The Titan on Netflix

Just finished watching The Titan on Netflix. What can I say about it? Meh.  It wasn’t bad. I stayed awake for the entire movie, which is good. But it lacked a gritty realism of a dystopian world. It also needed more depth and discussion about what was going on outside the small utopian military baseContinue reading “The Titan on Netflix”

Why Are Zombies Popular?

From World War Z to The Walking Dead (graphic novel and TV series), zombies make their presence known in books and on the small and big screens. While watching zombie movies and reading books in the genre, I became a little overly infatuated with the undead. The family would say I went through a “thing,” attendingContinue reading “Why Are Zombies Popular?”