Review: Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials

By: Daley Wilhelm                          I’ve read the books, I will snobbishly inform readers, but I found that the books don’t matter. The Maze Runner films have established themselves as an entity separate from the confusing, trying-too-hard-to-be-edgy YA novels that they’re based on.             The Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials is just the right amount … Continue reading Review: Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials

The Mortal Instruments: The Journey to TV

        By Daley Wilhelm The Mortal Instruments series has had a quite unusual journey since its creation, but now it looks like the urban fantasy will be finding its place on TV. “Shadowhunters” as the series will now be called, has been picked up by ABC Family with production starting in May. The Mortal Instruments is the bestselling fantasy series by Cassandra Clare that filled … Continue reading The Mortal Instruments: The Journey to TV

Frog Baby Reviews

By Daley Wilhelm Henry the Invisible Man Category: Drama Filmmaker: Anthony Campagna Synopsis: “The tale of an average man who learns being average is just fine.” This first struck me as cliché: the average man going through his mediocre life. But in its short run, the film revealed itself to be more than meets the eye. The gorgeous lighting on this boring character kept me … Continue reading Frog Baby Reviews

Agent Peggy Carter: The First of Many?

By Daley Wilhelm When recalling the first Captain America movie, we tend to focus on Bucky because we know now that his story continues as he appears as the tragic, amnesiac baddie of Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Lately, I’ve thought about the other characters that really fleshed out the first movie, like Howard Stark, the Howling Commandos, and Peggy Carter. Apparently, screenwriters have been thinking about … Continue reading Agent Peggy Carter: The First of Many?

12 New Hallmark Christmas Movies to Cringe at With Your Family

By Daley Wilhelm Hallmark is going to extremes counting down to Christmas, boasting twelve new movies that amp up the cheesy, cheery, cliché goodness for the holiday season. Prepare for overused one-liners and predictable plot lines. 1. One Starry Christmas     Already a Hallmark classic for its inclusion of horseback riding, One Starry Night tells the story of Luke, a sensitive and classically romantic cowboy, who falls … Continue reading 12 New Hallmark Christmas Movies to Cringe at With Your Family

Book-to-Netflix Adaptations

By Daley Wilhelm Netflix not only offers the some of the best book-to-film adaptations, it also creates them. Making a book into an original series has been a hugely successful venture of Netflix, producing uncensored, highly binge-able shows like Orange is the New Black or Hemlock Grove. The authors and fans of the books are elated at the Netflix originals because they stick to the original material of the … Continue reading Book-to-Netflix Adaptations

‘Bee and PuppyCat’: An Adorable Legend Begins

By Daley Wilhelm Having a hard time deciding whether you’re a cat person or a dog person? Find a happy middle ground with Bee and PuppyCat, the adorable, incredibly original creation of Natasha Allegri, creator of the fan-favorite Adventure Time characters Fiona and Cake. Bee and PuppyCat is a web series produced by Cartoon Hangover and thus far has captured the attention of millions with … Continue reading ‘Bee and PuppyCat’: An Adorable Legend Begins