Incredibles 2 (2018)

Incredibles 2 takes place immediately after the conclusion of the first movie. Jack Jack is still a small baby, and his family is not yet aware of his powers, although the audience certainly is! This book highlights the struggles the kids face in adapting to their dual identities as “normal kids” in school and supers.Continue reading “Incredibles 2 (2018)”

Instant Family

Instant Family is 2018 movie about a couple who adopts children through the foster system in California. This type of adoption is often referred to as “fost-adopt”. Angie from This Gathered Nest featured the show on her channel a few weeks ago. She and her family are huge adoption advocates and I am super excitedContinue reading “Instant Family”

The house with a clock in its walls (film)

The House with a Clock in Its Walls is a 2018 children’s film, based on the book of the same name that was written way back in the 1970s by John Bellairs. It is a beautiful blend of mystery, fantasy and thriller and although not overtly a Halloween story, it is one I can seeContinue reading “The house with a clock in its walls (film)”

The Man in the High Castle

The Man in the High Castle is a novel from Philip K. Dick. It has been turned into a stellar television series on Amazon Prime. There are currently two seasons available for viewing (as of April 2018). This is a dystopian alternate history set in “America” 1962. It posits that the Axis forces won WWII andContinue reading “The Man in the High Castle”

Bon Cop Bad Cop

Bon Cop, Bad Cop (the first and the sequel) are comedic Canadian bilingual movies. Yeah you heard me, bilingual movies. They feature an Ontario officer and a Quebec officer who have to work together to solve a series of murders. There are English subtitles if you don’t speak French, and French subtitles for the English sectionsContinue reading “Bon Cop Bad Cop”