The Ten Most Iconic Movie Kisses of All Time

The Ten Most Iconic Movie Kisses of All Time

  Hermione and I have been in a rather romantic mood lately, so when a friend asked me what I thought were the ten best movie kisses of all time, I thought this was the perfect opportunity for a blog post! 10. Claire and John, The Breakfast Club (1985) Molly Ringwald and Judd Nelson This [...]

Parasite’s almost-romance is everything missing from Hollywood

Parasite’s almost-romance is everything missing from Hollywood

{spoiler warning} In the movie Parasite, there is a scene where Ki-woo takes Da-hye’s arm and feels her pulse. He is her new tutor; he is wonderfully cocky, even with Da-hye’s rich mother watching, and he looks at Da-hye like she is the only person in the world. “I only care about how you seize the flow,” [...]

Phantom 25 Really, Really Wants You to Ship Erik and Christine

Phantom 25 Really, Really Wants You to Ship Erik and Christine

Hermione: In getting (more) into The Phantom of the Opera recently, I’ve spent quite a bit of time watching bootlegs of the final liar. It is always interesting to see how the acting choices of the cast can influence the tone and the emotion of the scene; the way Erik responds to Christine’s kiss, for [...]

Clara Roasts Eclipse

Clara Roasts Eclipse

***A wee disclaimer: Hermione and I are not Twilight fans, nor am I advocating for the movies. My goal here has been to review them honestly and with as little prejudice as possible, as well as break down some characterization because WHY NOT. Well, here we are again. Hello anyway guys, and welcome back to [...]

Clara Roasts Twilight: New Moon

Clara Roasts Twilight: New Moon

***A wee disclaimer: Hermione and I are not Twilight fans, nor am I advocating for the movies. My goal here has been to review them honestly and with as little prejudice as possible. Read the first part of the series here. GUESS WHO'S BACK BACK AGAIN Welcome back to another thrilling episode of Clara Roasts [...]

Clara Roasts Twilight

Clara Roasts Twilight

‘Sup Peasants. It’s ya girl, Clara, here with another blog post to brighten up your drab little lives. You can probably guess the subject from the title: yes, this eighteen-year-old fangirl has FINALLY watched Twilight. I’ve heard so many bad things about The Twilight Saga over the years, it actually surpassed my expectations, but given [...]

Much More Than This Poor Provincial Script {And Other Storytelling Lessons from Beauty & The Beast}

Much More Than This Poor Provincial Script {And Other Storytelling Lessons from Beauty & The Beast}

Who doesn’t love Beauty and the Beast? Well…let’s clarify. Because there are quite a few Beauty and the Beasts out there today. You have the classic 1991 animated Disney film (which is just iconic, let’s be honest); the original fairy tale (was it a Grimm’s fairy tale? Or a Hans Christen Anderson one?? Or somehow [...]