Found over at Mary and the Words. source. MIDDLE EARTH: THE HOBBIT OR THE LORD OF THE RINGS? LOTR, for both book and movies. Though I do love The Hobbit (book) and enjoy several aspects of the film trilogy, LOTR was my first love. The depth of LOTR's story and the multitude of characters who … Continue reading the lord of the rings tag.
I think I've maybe done only one of these posts before? Anyway, while singing songs from The Greatest Showman, I was thinking about how many Hugh Jackman movies I've watched and thought I'd revisit this post format. Basically just a list of his movies (that I've seen) ranked by how great he was in each … Continue reading a movie ranking: Hugh Jackman.
Before I get into today's post, I wanted to make a quick announcement. I've launched my freelance editing website, Edits by Eva, and I'd love for you to go check it out! I explain more about my passion for editing fiction (especially for those looking to self-publish their books), and offer a FREE sample edit … Continue reading ranking every member of the Fellowship of the Ring.
source. "I didn't think it would end this way.""End? No, the journey doesn't end here. Death is just another path. One that we all must take. The grey rain-curtain of this world rolls back, and all turns to silver glass… then you see it!""What? Gandalf? See what?""White shores… and beyond. A far green country, under … Continue reading thoughts on watching ‘The Return of the King’ for the first time (feat. 😔)
source. "It's like in the great stories, Mr. Frodo. The ones that really mattered. Full of darkness and danger, they were. And sometimes you did not want to know the end. Because how could the end be happy? How could the world go back to the way it was when so much bad had happened? … Continue reading thoughts on watching ‘The Two Towers’ for the first time (feat. 😩)
source. “I wish it need not have happened in my time,” said Frodo.“So do I,” said Gandalf, “and so do all who live to see such times. But that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.” I realize the above … Continue reading thoughts on watching ‘The Fellowship of the Ring’ for the first time (feat. !!!!!!!!!!!)
art by Alberto Reyes. I heard about The Prestige a while back and I promptly read Wikipedia's plot summary (as you do). Honestly, I'm not sure why I did that except that I love spoilers and maybe thought that I'd never be able to see the film (or at least not for a long time). … Continue reading let’s talk about ‘the prestige’.
This post is part of Hamlette's We Love Pirates Blog Week. Check out the other posts here and the giveaway here! source. Double Crossbones is one of my all-time favorite comedy movies. It tells the story of a young man named Davey (Donald O'Conner) who becomes a pirate quite unexpectedly (but with pretty good success, … Continue reading movie review: ‘double crossbones’ (1951).
source. Inspired by something I said in this post. 1930's to 2020's. *cracks knuckles* Let's go! the 1930's. source. A Tale of Two Cities (1935) - A pretty thirties-ized version of Charles Dickens' classic story (at least in some respects), but one that captures the heart and soul of the book (mainly due to Ronald … Continue reading my top 5 favorite movies from each decade.
source. Rachel was recently awarded the Sunshine Blogger Award over at Hamlette's Soliliquy and her questions were so fun that I'm answering them (even though she didn't tag me). Since I'm not an official participant, I'm not going to bother creating my own questions, tagging fellow bloggers, etc. I'll just be answering the questions. Oh, … Continue reading a stolen tag & I LOVE GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 SO MUCH!