Tag Archives: Meryl Streep

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018) Review

A FUN AND AMUSING (BUT UNNECESSARY) MUSICAL SEQUEL   Back in 2008, the musical jukebox / romantic comedy film Mamma Mia! was released, delighting moviegoers with its songs and lightheartedness. Directed by Phyllida Lloyd, the film, which starred a star-studded cast (i.e. Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgard, Amanda Seyfried) told the story of bride-to-be (Sophie Sheridan), her

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Ricki and the Flash Review

ROCKIN’ IN AND OUT OF RICKI AND THE FLASH Considered to be one of the great living actresses of our time, actress Meryl Streep has truly played some outstanding and fantastic roles in her career in Hollywood. The sixty six year old actress has become a legendary movie icon, watching her portray various characters with sheer brilliance and her thespian

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Into The Woods (2014) Review

A FAIRY TALE THEATER FOR ADULTS  Not so long ago, before DreamWorks’s Shrek, ABC’s Once Upon a Time, and a plethora of other media outlets (via books, film, and TV), the surreal idea of blending fairy tales together was almost untouched and not as commonplace as it is today. Back in 1986, Steven Sondheim produced a stage musical of this

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