REVIEW: Artemis Fowl (2020)

The adaptation of Eoin Colfer’s best-selling young adult fantasy Artemis Fowl is one Disney project that hasn’t inspired much fanfare. From the film’s announcement to its first trailer to its silent release on Disney+ yesterday, the lack of excitement around the movie from both fans and creatives seemed telling. I personally didn’t read any of the… Continue reading REVIEW: Artemis Fowl (2020)

REVIEW: Cats (2019)

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats opened in London in 1981 and on Broadway in 1982 and has since become a global phenomenon. Consisting of lyrics from T. S. Elliot’s book of poems Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats and featuring Webber’s music, it is largely considered to be the prototypical megamusical, redefining what a stage musical… Continue reading REVIEW: Cats (2019)

Artemis Fowl Trailer Sneaks Online

While everyone is waiting on bated breath for the Avengers 4 trailer, Disney is pushing a different kind of literary adaptation as the Artemis Fowl trailer released earlier today. Based on the popular series of children’s novels written by Eoin Colfer – in particular the first two books – Artemis Fowl follows a child from… Continue reading Artemis Fowl Trailer Sneaks Online

You Shouldn’t Stare: The Ladies of Daniel Craig’s Bond

“I’m the money.” “Every penny of it.” Bond Girls are an institution. Beloved, envied, and expected in each new installment, they’re a crucial part of the long-standing formula. Do the ladies of the modern era stand up to the likes of Tracy and Octopussy? Let’s find out. (Read our discussion of the Bond Girls of… Continue reading You Shouldn’t Stare: The Ladies of Daniel Craig’s Bond

The Boring Bond Babes: The Ladies of Pierce Brosnan’s Bond

“You see, I have a gift. An instinct for sensing people’s weaknesses. Yours is women.” EON Productions went through several years of copyright debacles, ultimately resulting in the retirement of Timothy Dalton from the role. It’s difficult not to wonder what a Goldeneye starring Dalton would look like. Pierce Brosnan of Remington Steele fame –… Continue reading The Boring Bond Babes: The Ladies of Pierce Brosnan’s Bond