31 Days of Wicked Watching [DAY 29]: For the Love of Jack and Sally

This one is short and sweet; it is my ode to what is my favorite Halloween/Christmas story of all time: “The Nightmare of Christmas.” To Jack and Sally—you are the love story of a lifetime. Your music and dancing and story and connection is beautiful and brilliant and bountiful. To Tim Burton—thank you for yourContinue reading “31 Days of Wicked Watching [DAY 29]: For the Love of Jack and Sally”

31 Days of Wicked Watching [DAY 28]: I’ll Take the Chianti and Fava Beans

I mean, what’s 31 days of horror without Hannibal Lecter and “The Silence of the Lambs.” Anthony Hopkins rich portrayal of the cannibalistic serial killer landed him a Best Actor win. Honestly, the film was so good that it is still only one of the three to win all five of the major categories atContinue reading “31 Days of Wicked Watching [DAY 28]: I’ll Take the Chianti and Fava Beans”

31 Days of Wicked Watching [DAY 24]: The Birth of Innovation with a Film I Genuinely Hate

In 1999 a string of marketing flooded the internet, in what would be seen as the first major internet-dominant campaign. Coupled with a cryptic website, “The Blair Witch Project” was born. As the revamp of the found-footage genre, the film brought its viewers as close to reality as they’d ever experienced. The marketing did thatContinue reading “31 Days of Wicked Watching [DAY 24]: The Birth of Innovation with a Film I Genuinely Hate”