Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Review

I, like many kids over several generations, grew up watching Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood on PBS, and hold very fond memories of it from my childhood. Fred Rogers’ ability to teach simple, everyday things (like getting a haircut) as well as teach complex grownup things (like the Vietnam War) in a calming environment captivated us all. Allowing for him to go down in history as an … Continue reading Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Review

Born in China Review

This most recent installment of the Disneynature documentary series, titled Born in China, was directed by Lu Chuan and narrated by John Krasinski (The Office). Born in China follows the interesting lives of various animals native to China. These animals include a Panda named Ya Ya, a Snow Leopard named Dawa, and a Monkey named Tao Tao. We the audience get taken on an adventure to see … Continue reading Born in China Review

Room 237: Reel Quick Reviews

Recently on Netflix I was able to catch the film Room 237. Room 237 is a critically acclaimed documentary about Stanley Kubrick’s 1980 film The Shining, and all the clever things Kubrick may have hidden inside. Kubrick was known for putting hidden themes or messages in his films, and the people interviewed in this documentary think they have The Shining finally figured out. Room: 237 is so … Continue reading Room 237: Reel Quick Reviews