Step Up 5 starts with auditions. The downside to dancing, you have to make it big to pay the bills. Otherwise, it’s many auditions with no guarantees. Many of the dancers have day jobs to support themselves. Sean (Ryan Guzman) and his crew The Mob (from Step Up 4) didn’t … Continue reading

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is the next film in sequence. It’s another remake of the earlier films. Dreyfus (Gary Oldman – Harry Potter) leads a gang of humans to fight the apes, who are led by Caesar (Andy Serkis – Lord of the Rings). Caesar was in … Continue reading

Guardians of the Galaxy


Guardians of the Galaxy became a very enjoyable movie. It starred Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana (Uhura – Star Trek) along with voiceovers by Bradley Cooper and Vin Diesel. The story begins with Peter Quill/Star Lord (Pratt) carving a life as a smuggler in outer space, having been kidnapped from earth … Continue reading

TV- Penny Dreadful: “Demimonde”- Perhaps this show has some bite after all


Reeve Carney as the immortal hedonist, Dorian Gray Demimonde, the fourth episode of Penny Dreadful is an improvement over the somewhat monotonous third instalment. More information is revealed about the show’s main characters and the overall story arc, and there are some fantastically eerie moments that should spook and amuse … Continue reading

Grace of Monaco


Grace of Monaco stars Nicole Kidman as Grace Kelly. The movie star who married a prince. It starts on a studio lot, I think it’s meant to be the last film that she shot before her marriage. Grace walks to her dressing room and there are many flowers. Then it … Continue reading