Tag Archives: Rebecca Ferguson

Doctor Sleep (2019) Review

YOU’RE MAGIC. LIKE ME!   In 1980, director Stanley Kubrick, who became famous with such iconic movies like 2001: A Space Odyssey, A Clockwork Orange, and Full Metal Jacket, presented the psychological horror film titled The Shining. Adapted from author Stephen King’s book of the same name (released back in 1977), the movie, which starred Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Scatman

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The Kid Who Would Be King (2019) Review

THE ONCE AND FUTURE KID   The names of Camelot, Excalibur, Lancelot, Morgana, Merlin, and Arthur Pendragon are some of the main staples to the many different iterations of the Arthurian legends of King Arthur. Taking inspiration from many the tales of British folklore, the legend of King Arthur has been told and retold through a multitude of accounts, finding

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Mission Impossible: Fallout (2018) Review

THIS IS ONE MISSION YOU’ll WANT TO ACCEPT   The Mission Impossible franchise has had a lengthy road, stretching from the small screen (all the way back from 1966 to 1973) to the big screen in 1996, with the release of the first film (i.e. Mission Impossible) and introducing the spy riddled world of character Ethan Hunt (played by actor

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The Snowman (2017) Review

YOU CAN’T FORCE THE PIECES TO FIT   Norwegian native-born Jo Nesbø is a sort of jack-of-all trades. While he’s most known for his writing, Nesbø has also dabbled as a musician (the main vocalist and songwriter for the for the Norwegian rock band Di Derre) as well as a former economist (a stockbroker) and a freelance journalist. While talented

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The Girl on the Train Review

THE TIES THAT BEHIND US   Back on February 2015, the literary world was introduced to The Girl on the Train. This debut novel by author Paula Hawkins, was presented as a psychological thriller of which many called it the next Gone Girl (a similar novel written by  Gillian Flynn). The success of The Girl on the Train was well-met,

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