Anime, Books, Movies

Kimi No Na Wa (Your Name): Movie Review

When my sister was in Japan, she kept gushing about Your Name and she recommended the movie for me to see. Luckily for me Your Name premiered here in the United States on April 7th of this year. I wanted to see what the hype around Your Name was going to be. A quick synopsis:… Continue reading Kimi No Na Wa (Your Name): Movie Review

Adventure, Disney, Movies

Moana: Movie Review

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LKFuXETZUsI An adventurous teenager sails out on a daring mission to save her people. During her journey, Moana meets the once-mighty demigod Maui, who guides her in her quest to become a master way-finder. Together they sail across the open ocean on an action-packed voyage, encountering enormous monsters and impossible odds. Along the way, Moana… Continue reading Moana: Movie Review

Movies

Orange: Movie Review

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nwhkIfS8b6E Last year, I read the short manga Orange by Ichigo Takano, and absolutely loved the story. The manga is about Naho, the main protagonist, who keeps receiving letters from her future self. Naho's future self has many regrets in her life, and feels that in order to remove her guilt, the letters she writes… Continue reading Orange: Movie Review

Movies, Romantic Comedies

Must Date The Playboy (2015): Movie Review

Synopsis: Nerdy friend is forced to date a guy beyond her league because her best friend begged her to. (๑ˊ▵ॢˋ̥๑) Commentary: Must Date The Playboy is a Filipino Wattpad story by notjustarandomgirl and the movie adaptation came out not too long ago. I heard that the movie and book are completely different. I haven't read the book,… Continue reading Must Date The Playboy (2015): Movie Review

Movies, WWI

Testament Of Youth: Movie Review

They'll want to forget you. They'll want me to forget. But I can't. I won't. This is my promise to you now. All of you. This movie broke my heart into several pieces. I had a feeling it was going to be a tragedy from the moment I saw the trailer. All I have to… Continue reading Testament Of Youth: Movie Review

Beauty and the Beast, Fairy Tale, Movies

La belle et la bête (2014): Movie Review

*Minor Spoilers* I love fairy tales so much! I haven't watched many fairy tale adaptations besides the Disney movies. I loved watching Beauty and the Beast, and when I heard there was going to be a live action adaptation for it, I was beyond excited. Now, I stumbled upon this movie when searching for Beauty… Continue reading La belle et la bête (2014): Movie Review

Movies, Romantic Comedies

What If (2013): Movie Review

I remember the night Allan and Nicole met. And that instant conection. If you're lucky it happens once in a lifetime and if you're unlucky, then you have to come to weddings and listen to people like me talking about it. And asume we're all hopeless romantics... It's very easy to be cynical about love,… Continue reading What If (2013): Movie Review

Movies, Romantic Comedies, Wattpad

Talk Back and You’re Dead (2014): Movie Review

Commentary: I spent two hours watching Talk Back and You're Dead, a Filipino movie based on a Wattpad story. I was excited since one of my friends recommended it to me. Well, I can't take back two hours of my life. The movie was supposed to be a romantic comedy, but I found it to… Continue reading Talk Back and You’re Dead (2014): Movie Review

Movies, Romantic Comedies, Teen

The Duff (2015): Movie Review

I've finally watched The Duff today! I already knew that it was going to be different from the book, so I was excited to see how the changes from book to movie. When I first saw the trailer, I assumed that Bianca was going become popular and end her duff status. That did not happen… Continue reading The Duff (2015): Movie Review

Cinderella, Fairy Tale, Movies

Cinderella (2015): Movie Review

Have courage and be kind. Commentary: I was beyond excited when I first found out about the new Cinderella movie. The movie was beautifully done, I loved the casting, and it was fun for everyone to watch. The movie was absolutely fantastic. For a life action, I thought it was done superbly. I loved the… Continue reading Cinderella (2015): Movie Review