Have you ever seen something so beautiful you instantly fell in love? Only to have the cold harsh reality of life come crashing down upon you later when you realize it was all too good to be true? Crossing Souls tickled all my fancies: unique fun art mixed with a solid premise: you are a … Continue reading Crossing Souls AKA The High Maintenance Girlfriend I Wasn’t Willing to Work For
With all of my 2018 film viewings finally coming to a close, it's time to reveal what my absolute favorites were. Obviously, this is not the be-all-end-all of lists, but this is what has stuck with me throughout the year and will stick with me for years to come. Runner Up - "Assassination Nation" Maybe … Continue reading Celia’s Top 10 Movies of 2018
Treasure Planet is my favorite Disney Movie. This is a simplistic statement, and does not quantify it to be the BEST Disney movie because I think plenty of us can agree that which movie is the best will change based on what you need in the moment. There are Disney movies for Musical Bop Time … Continue reading I Really Wanna Talk About Treasure Planet!!!!
I sort of like action movies. They aren’t my favorite and they aren’t my least favorite - they just kind of exist as a side thought for me, only particularly inspirational when at the height of its genre. Essentially, I’ve never been one to enjoy explosions. But somehow, in LEGO Harry Potter, I am greedy … Continue reading LEGO Harry Potter is Capitalism At Its Worst (in a good way)
On episode 0 of the Cinnamon Post Brunch Club podcast, we introduce ourselves to ourselves and talk about what we've been up to lately. The CPBC podcast is a weekly chat with Alex, Kiersten and Celia about whatever films we've seen lately or games we've been playing.
A whole lot rides on a game's premise. The close-to-home leading into grand scale danger in Dragon Age, the whimsical mystery of FEZ, the princess being captured in Mario! How you setup your game can determine the flow of the entire flow of the story. The setup for Fallout New Vegas is that you are … Continue reading If Alex and Celia Don’t Write Something Quick We’re Going To Have Another Stupid Title, But This Time About Fallout New Vegas Which Is A Very New Vegas Thing Of Me To Do
For the past 6 months, I've been studying, applying, and preparing for law school. I got good grades and good scores - enough to get me into some top schools, but as of January 10th, 2019, not enough to get me into THE top school. Yale Law School rejected my application (no hard feelings at … Continue reading Yale Law School Rejected Me
Welcome to the Cinnamon Post Brunch Club (CPBC)! We're three friends living in Washington state who like to talk about the movies, games, and shows we love, and starting today we'll be posting some of those conversations here. We would love to have you join us. Celia Schlekewey is a Seattle-based film critic and impending law … Continue reading Won’t you join us for brunch?
I just bought Dragon Age Origins for the second time, it was $4 at half priced books for the complete edition on PS3 and I'm a sucker for things I want but don't need. My first play-through was in 2014, and even then the game was old enough to be $9 for the complete edition … Continue reading I Just Drank Week Old Milk and Didn’t Die So Maybe Dragon Age Origins Can Still Be a Good Video Game