Monthly Archives: April 2015

“Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” by J.K. Rowling (Book 2)

Admittedly, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets was my least favorite of the films, so I approached this book with some trepidation. The Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets isn’t quite so bad, but I still can’t help but wonder what … Continue reading

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“Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” by J.K. Rowling (Book 1)

After seeing the Harry Potter movies, I was reluctant to read the books because I didn’t quite accept J.K. Rowling’s approach to world-building in the series. The setting of Harry Potter never seemed “real” in the way that J.R.R. Tolkien’s Middle-earth did, with a rich history and convincing plot … Continue reading

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New “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” Trailer

Disney just released another teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. I’m thankful that it doesn’t actually give away too much (I’m trying to avoid any and all spoilers until the film comes out). Check it out here!

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Coming soon… “Harry Potter”

I’m finally getting around to reviewing the Harry Potter books. I don’t come to the Harry Potter series unspoiled. I’ve seen all eight movies so I know the basic plot. I also realize that my reviews aren’t exactly timely as the last book was published in 2007. As … Continue reading

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“Inception”

Christopher Nolan wrote and directed Inception after a decade-long struggle to get his story on screen. Given the box office and critical response, his struggle was well worth the effort. Inception isn’t perfect, but it’s a good example of a fresh science fiction concept … Continue reading

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