(500) Days of Summer – A 10 Year Retrospective from a 23-Year-Old Girl

This post also ran here on NextBestPicture.com, with some minor editing changes. I am quite literally showing my age here, but I saw “(500) Days of Summer” when I was 13 years old. I was not a scholar; I was not a cinephile; hell, I am sure I was still watching Disney Channel Original Movies … Continue reading (500) Days of Summer – A 10 Year Retrospective from a 23-Year-Old Girl

Why are artists the only people we encourage to have feelings?

This article originally ran earlier this year on my personal blog. While rewatching the 2009 MGM remake of “Fame” recently (I know, why do I do this to myself, etc), I found myself watching a trope that I feel like I’ve seen a thousand times before, but had yet to be articulated. Malik (Collins Pennie) … Continue reading Why are artists the only people we encourage to have feelings?

E3 2019: Inside Xbox, KF Games Showcase, and Square Enix Recap (Day 3 – Monday)

Who knew that sitting in your living room watching live streams all day long could be so tiring? Certainly not me. Well, anyway, we have a lot to cover before we close out Day 3 of E3 presentations, so let's get started. INSIDE XBOX Inside Xbox was kind of a two hour long advertisement for … Continue reading E3 2019: Inside Xbox, KF Games Showcase, and Square Enix Recap (Day 3 – Monday)