Well, no surprise here, but I am back on the same Pirates of the Caribbean research excavation that I just can’t seem to quit. –sue me, I’m a nerd. It’s been over a year since Dead Men Tell No Tales was released, but recently, pirate lore and historical details have proven a necessary re-entry into my life because of … More I Found the Original Pirates 5 Script and…Wow.
Well, this was bound to happen at some point. It may as well happen now. Whenever I am asked/freely spout to anyone who will humor me about my favorite actors, I begin by listing off the well-known stars: Hugh Jackman, Benedict Cumberbatch, Colin Farrell, Chris Pratt… Always, the final name on the list is Jack … More The Inevitable Jack Davenport Appreciation Post
SPOILER FREE REVIEW of Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017) TO FOLLOW: I would like to begin by explaining what Pirates of the Caribbean means to me, as it is integral to the remainder of this review: I saw the first film, The Curse of the Black Pearl for the first time in theaters when I was eight … More My Thoughts on Pirates of the Caribbean; Dead Men Tell No Tales
Fan fiction gets a bad rap, and that’s mostly because of some of the more…strange products that end up on the internet. While we often see cringeworthy, oftentimes hilarious outcomes that freak out celebrities like James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender, or even have entire Twitter accounts devoted to some of the more outlandish musings (and let’s not forget “My Immortal”), … More I Wrote a Piece of Fan Fiction for 10 Years and Here’s What Happened…
Yes, it’s another Pirates post. Yes, I’m sorry, but only somewhat. Please bear with me for another month, then I SWEAR I’ll shut up. We’re a little over a month out from the movie I have been waiting four years for; the fifth (and with any luck, final) Pirates of the Caribbean film, Dead Men Tell No … More I Might Have a Theory About Who Carina Smyth Is…
Post originally appeared on Chapman Club 55’s Blog. Hello. My name is Jessica Johnson. And within maybe an hour, MAYBE an hour of meeting me, you’ll always discover that I am a psychopath: my nerdom for the Pirates of the Caribbean ride, franchise, even nautical history is…a lot. A lot to even handle, sometimes. It’s a … More Reading Too Much Into Trailers #3: Pirates of the Caribbean; Dead Men Tell No Tales
Well, that’s a wrap on a pretty insane year all told. I want to look back at 2016, warts and all, the good and the bad. I’m gonna do so in the only way I know how: through a movie reference. My favorite film of 2016 was undoubtedly La La Land (Chazelle, 2016), and my favorite song from … More Another Day of Sun: A Tribute to 2016