Everyone’s a Critic

Do you remember the first time you ever saw Star Wars? Did you sit there analyzing the plot holes? Did you criticize the acting? Or were you drawn into a galaxy far, far away? Were you captured by the music and the scenery and the characters? Were you enchanted by it? These days, with theContinue reading “Everyone’s a Critic”

25 days of (nerdy) Christmas!

“O Nerdy Night!” Day 13: Holiday Movies Every Christmas my family and I go to the movies. It’s a tradition and we always look forward to the holiday releases. This year the options are:   The Hobbit: The Desolation of SmaugĀ (The most likely choice as it is the nerdiest!)     Saving Mr. Banks (SecondContinue reading “25 days of (nerdy) Christmas!”

30 Days of Nerdy Hair-Nerdvember

Day 20: Rachael from Blade Runner This movie came out in 1982 (incidentally a fantastic year… I was born in it) and was a ground breaking advancement in science fiction films. I’m not even sure how I did this. I sort of started rolling parts of my hair and throwing bobby pins in and thisContinue reading “30 Days of Nerdy Hair-Nerdvember”

Star Wars and Harry Potter

Before I write another word, Star Wars has always been and will always be my very favorite movies of all time. I know every line. And every time I watch any one of them my heart is immediately lightened. It’s nostalgia and joy and all manner of good things wrapped in a bow. Sort ofContinue reading “Star Wars and Harry Potter”