Kaitlyn Booth

Review: Magic Mike XXL Unabashedly Appeals To The Female Gaze

Review: Magic Mike XXL Unabashedly Appeals To The Female Gaze

Title: Magic Mike XXL Director: Gregory Jacobs Screenwriter: Reid Carolin (written by and characters) Principal Cast Channing Tatum, Juan Piedrahita, Joe Manganiello, Kevin Nash, Matt Bomer, Amber Heard, and Jada Pinkett Smith Summary: Three years after Mike bowed out of the stripper life at the top of his game, he and the remaining Kings of […]

 Kaitlyn Booth

Review: Mad Max: Fury Road Is The Perfect Feminist Action Movie

Review: Mad Max: Fury Road Is The Perfect Feminist Action Movie

Title: Mad Max: Fury Road Director:Screenwriter: George MIller, Brendan McCarthy, and Nick Lathouris Principal Cast: Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Zoe Kravitz, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Riley Keough, Abbey Lee, and Courtney Eaton Summary: In a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, two rebels just might be able to restore order: Max, a […]

 Sabrina Taylor

Feminism and Comics Collide on Bitch Planet

Feminism and Comics Collide on Bitch Planet

A nod to the women-in-prison genre plus sci-fi references combined with feminist commentary equal one wild and thought-provoking ride to Bitch Planet.     Bitch Planet #1 WRITER: Kelly Sue DeConnick ARTIST: Valentine De Landro PUBLISHER: Image Comics RELEASE DATE: December 10, 2014 Do not miss out on Bitch Planet. Get your copy of Bitch Planet […]

 Ellen Lewis

Big Hero 6 could be Disney’s most impactful movie yet

Big Hero 6 could be Disney’s most impactful movie yet

Disney’s annual let’s-give-you-somewhere-to-take-nieces-and-nephews-over-Thanksgiving-weekend animated feature Big Hero 6 comes out this weekend. This is the first 100% Disney-helmed adaptation of a Marvel property after it was bought out in late 2009. The story revolves around 14-year-old genius Hiro Hamada (Ryan Potter), a robotics expert who is more interested in making a quick buck in underground […]