Movie Review – Wonder Woman 2017

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Finally, the DC Universe has made an awesome movie. After watching Superman with a meh reaction and an aggravating Batman movie, Wonder Woman was a breath of fresh air and amazing.

Watching her training with her Amazon sisters made me want to find her island and learn how to fight too.

The energy between Wonder Woman/ Diana Prince and Steve Trevor was gripping. And I loved the newness and innocence that the character as Diana brought forth to the world of men.

One thing I didn’t like was a major plot hole of something that happens in this Wonder Woman movie and isn’t explained as the item reappears for her helping Batman and Superman fighting in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

Now I’m looking forward to Justice League and there are rumors of a Wonder Woman sequel.

My rating 4.8 stars out of 5

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Andrea R. Cooper writes fantasy, paranormal, historical and romantic suspense.

Her favorite childhood memories revolved around creating vibrant characters for her friends, and then acting out their adventures. Inside her fantasy worlds of darkened forests, dragon-filled glades, and iced islands, nothing was banned. From the ethereal Elvin to the most maligned Vampires, all were welcome in her fictional realities, a stark contrast to her home, where the magical and mythical was forbidden.

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Movie Review – Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Movie Review – Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

MissPeregrineCoverMiss Peregrine’s movie is based on a dark fantasy debut novel by American author Ransom Riggs.

Jacob Portman lives a normal life outside of his grandfather’s fabulous tales about Miss Peregrine and her home for peculiar children. As a teen, he dismisses the stories as fables. Yet, when his grandfather is attacked, he can’t shake the image of a monster lurking in the shadows.

At the advice of his psychologist, he travels to Wales with his dad to visit the home. Even though the kids in his grandfather’s photos are from 1943, he stumbles upon their time loop.

This movie had great premise and even the fragments before the movie started looked promising. However, I think with the PG-13 rating, they tried to make it not so scary for kids. As a result, parts were childish and sometimes humorous or even unbelievable.

Overall though, I did enjoy the movie and storyline. There were also a few twists in the movie and some unanswered questions.

 

My rating 3.9 out of 5

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Andrea R. Cooper writes fantasy, paranormal, historical and romantic suspense.

Her favorite childhood memories revolved around creating vibrant characters for her friends, and then acting out their adventures. Inside her fantasy worlds of darkened forests, dragon-filled glades, and iced islands, nothing was banned. From the ethereal Elvin to the most maligned Vampires, all were welcome in her fictional realities, a stark contrast to her home, where the magical and mythical was forbidden.

www.andreaRcooper.com

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Movie Review – Morgan

Movie Review – Morgan

Morgan_film_posterMorgan is a SciFi film about a hybrid offspring between computer and human. At ten years old, Morgan is fully grown and smarter than most humans.

However, she’s attacked a caregiver. The ‘Corporation’ sends in Lee Weathers,¬†risk management specialist, to assist in verifying if Morgan is a danger and needs to be eliminated or not.

T here are a few twists in this movie, some are confusing like what exactly is the relationship between Morgan and Amy.

Overall though, I liked the premise and the movie as a whole.

 

 

 

My rating 4.7 out of 5

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Andrea R. Cooper writes fantasy, paranormal, historical and romantic suspense.

Her favorite childhood memories revolved around creating vibrant characters for her friends, and then acting out their adventures. Inside her fantasy worlds of darkened forests, dragon-filled glades, and iced islands, nothing was banned. From the ethereal Elvin to the most maligned Vampires, all were welcome in her fictional realities, a stark contrast to her home, where the magical and mythical was forbidden.

www.andreaRcooper.com

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Movie Review – Ghostbusters 2016

Ghostbusters_2016_film_poster.pngMovie Review – Ghostbusters 2016

This movie stars Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, and Chris Hemsworth. Four women startup a ghost catching service in New York City.

This movie has a lot of special effects and gives ample nods to the original Ghostbusters.

The bad guy was silly and too easily beaten. But I enjoyed Kate McKinnon and she should’ve gotten a lot more air time.

Overall, a good movie if you liked the original, give this one a chance. Especially if you like movies with women-centered roles.

My rating 4.2 out of 5

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Andrea R. Cooper writes fantasy, paranormal, historical and romantic suspense.

Her favorite childhood memories revolved around creating vibrant characters for her friends, and then acting out their adventures. Inside her fantasy worlds of darkened forests, dragon-filled glades, and iced islands, nothing was banned. From the ethereal Elvin to the most maligned Vampires, all were welcome in her fictional realities, a stark contrast to her home, where the magical and mythical was forbidden.

www.andreaRcooper.com

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