With 44 sequels, remakes and reboots coming out in 2017 alone, we are truly living in a time without original ideas. This does not even take into account the huge number of films that are adaptations of books, with the young-adult film genre being the most guilty of this practice. Although a sequel can obviously… Continue reading The Long Feature: The Age of The Reboot
As this blog exists for the sole purpose of discussing and celebrating the worst that Hollywood has to offer; a post that explores what actually constitutes bad film-making is long-overdue. And who better to illustrate this concept than Adam Sandler? He, of Jack and Jill and Waterboy fame, has been nominated for eleven Razzie Awards,… Continue reading What Makes A Bad Movie, Bad?
It seems unfair to devote an entire post to the films of Mariah Carey and Jennifer Lopez, since they rose to fame on the virtue of their singing voices and not their acting skills. But since Carey made the conscious decision to star in Glitter, and Lopez in Gigli, (numbers 14 and 12 on… Continue reading Pop Divas edition
It’s midnight on the 31st of October, Halloween night. The one night a year when, according to the voice of our generation Cady Heron, a girl can dress like a total slut and no other girls can say anything about it. A lot of the audience appear to have taken this proclamation to heart, judging… Continue reading The Cult Appeal of Cinema and The Rocky Horror Picture Show
The 80’s was a special era in cinematic history. Whilst many fantastic films such as Ferris Bueller’s Day Off and The Shining were made during this decade, it is also responsible for Mac and Me (a terrible E.T: The Extraterrestrial ripoff and Howard The Duck.
Ah the first blog post, arriving far, far later than what was academically expected of me. So: I’m Jenah/ that copyrighted picture of Howard the Duck playing the guitar I’m 20. I live in the most beautiful city in South Africa (or so I’m told) land of the wine (or so I am told), I don’t… Continue reading First Impressions
Not even the hotly contested Worst Picture category was immune from 2017’s obsession with politics and Trump’s hair at this year’s 37th Annual Razzie Awards