Tag Archives: Fantasy

The Chronicles of Narnia

C.S. Lewis’ Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe comes to life in this breathtaking children’s epic fantasy.  Four brothers and sisters are sent off amidst a war to a seemingly boring, desolate house with a distant … Continue reading

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The Golden Compass

The Golden Compass takes place in a world apart from our own, where evil is taking over, and children are being kidnapped.  Lyra and her “demon” (an animal manifestation of her soul) journey north along with some good friends to … Continue reading

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The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

Nicholas Cage gives a great performance as Balthazaar, a sorcerer looking for someone to help him battle a series of evil, century old sorcerers looking to take over the world.  Jay Baruchel is an awesomely nerdy sidekick, apprehensive to get … Continue reading

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Back to the Future

Marty McFly is a high school student in the year 1985.  Things get a little crazy for him and his family when his close friend Doc Brown drops in to inform him that the Delorian- his time travel machine- is … Continue reading

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Ed Wood

Ed Wood is a film by Tim Burton, back when his movies were still original and fresh.  It stars Johnny Depp as Ed Wood, the famous filmmaker who was named the worst director of all time.  This film is a … Continue reading

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The Fountain

The Fountain is a touching story following the medical and emotional struggles of Tommy Creo to save his dying wife, Isabel.   We see the novel Isabel is writing come to life, symbolizing the struggles within her own marriage.  The film … Continue reading

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Practical Magic

Practical Magic is such a 90’s movie.  The story is about two sisters who come from a family of witches, trying to cope with the family curse that kills any man who loves them.  The Owens sisters were raised in … Continue reading

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