Why Remaking A Film Is Classed As Copycat Behaviour

Now and then you find filmmakers who take a once popular movie and change some of its features while retaining the main plot. Remaking films are a common phenomenon in all countries and languages. Trends might be changing: technology in filmmaking has reached new heights and new stars are replacing once popular stars with their … Continue reading “Why Remaking A Film Is Classed As Copycat Behaviour”

Movies About the Magic of Food – 4 Magical Movies for Halloween

Simple Irresistible (1999) ‘Simple Irresistible’ is a movie about Amanda, played by Sarah Michelle Gellar. She gets some magical help from a crab. (Yes, a crab.) Amanda is a chef, whose tiny restaurant is slowly failing. She has inherited it from her mother, but doesn’t have her mother’s confidence. She uses her mother’s recipes and … Continue reading “Movies About the Magic of Food – 4 Magical Movies for Halloween”

Movie Review – "The Challenger" – Fight for Who You Are

“The Challenger” opens with Jaden Miller (Kent Moran, “Listen to Your Heat”) doing his early morning run through the gritty streets of the Bronx. Then cuts to his job as an auto mechanic where a female customer belittles his capabilities as mechanic. That night, dejected he arrives home to find an eviction notice on the … Continue reading “Movie Review – "The Challenger" – Fight for Who You Are”