Monday, August 29, 2016

Book Review: The Midnight Sea by Kat Ross

Title: The Midnight Sea (The Fourth Element - Book 1)

Author: Kat Ross

Publisher: Acorn Publishing (May 10, 2016)

Pages: 328

Blurb: They are the light against the darkness.
The steel against the necromancy of the Druj.
And they use demons to hunt demons….

Friday, August 26, 2016

It happens on Friday: Is Divergent Ascendant cancelled?



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Ascendant, the last installment of Divergent series may be cancelled due to Allegiant´s poor performance—only $66.2M domestically and $179.2M worldwide. Divergent grabbed $151M and $288.9, and Insurgent $130M and $273.2M respectively.

Monday, August 22, 2016

Movie Review: Ben-Hur

Plot: A nobleman, Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston), is falsely accused of assassination attempt by his childhood friend and adoptive brother Messala (Toby Kebbell). He survives years of slavery under the Romans and attempts to get revenge by challenging his adoptive brother in a grand chariot race while being forever changed after a series of encounters with Jesus of Nazareth (Rodrigo Santoro).

Friday, August 19, 2016

It happens on Friday: Miss Peregrine´s home for Peculiar Children





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‘Miss peregrine´s home for peculiar children’ is another worldwide best seller adapted for the screen.

Movie Plot: From visionary director Tim Burton, and based upon the best-selling novel, comes an unforgettable motion picture experience.

Monday, August 15, 2016

TV Series Review: The Shannara Chronicles

The Shannara Chronicles is a ten episodes adaptation based on Terry Brooks´ books. The trilogy began in 1977 with ‘The Sword of Shannara’ but the TV series opens with the second installment ‘The Elfstone of Shannara’. On April 20, 2016, MTV ordered a second season of The Shannara Chronicles.

Plot: Demons start to flee after being banished from this world to a place known as the Forbidding—locked by an ancient tree called the Ellcrys. The tree is dying and releasing the demons.

Friday, August 12, 2016

It happens on Friday: Virtual Fantasy Con 2016




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This week I have news about the Virtual Fantasy Con 2016.

Thursday, August 11, 2016

TV Series Review: The Last Kingdom

Blurb: The Last Kingdom is a ten episodes historical series based on The Saxon Stories (9 books) by Bernard Cornwell. Uhtred Ragnarson (Alexander Dreymon) is born a Saxon; when raiding Danes invade his land.

He disobeys his father´s orders and goes toward the war; he sees the enemy kill his father and faces the warriors looking for revenge. He fails because he is just a ten-year-old boy. 

Monday, August 8, 2016

Movie Review: Suicide Squad



Plot:
In the aftermath of Superman's death, intelligence operative Amanda Waller (Viola Davis) assembles a team of dangerous criminals— Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie); Deadshot (Will Smith); El Diablo (Jay Hernandez); Captain Boomerang (Jai Courtney); Killer Croc (Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje); Slipknot (Adam Beach)—at Belle Reve Penitentiary and places them under command of Colonel Rick Flag, to be used as disposable resources in high-risk missions for the United States government. Each member has a small bomb implanted in their head to prevent them from rebelling or escaping.

Friday, August 5, 2016

It happens on Friday: Ben-Hur


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This week I have news about Ben-Hur—a new interpretation of the historical epic movie that won 11 Oscar. Ben-Hur 2016 production cost: U$ 100 million. It is the fourth film adaptation of the 1880 novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ by Lew Wallace.

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Book Review: Finding Cinderella by Colleen Hoover

Title: Finding Cinderella

Author: Colleen Hoover - https://colleenhoover.com/

Publisher: Atria books (March 18, 2014)

Pages: 176

Blurb: A chance encounter in the dark leads eighteen-year-old Daniel and the girl who stumbles across him to profess their love for each other. But this love has conditions: they agree it will last only one hour, and it will be only make-believe.

Monday, August 1, 2016

TV Series Review: Game of Thrones Season Six



Season five ended with a question, “Is John Snow dead?” Well, his death disturbed Jon´s fans, I´m one of them. Everybody was eager for this information. I watched an interview with Kit Harrigton, he said that a police officer stopped him and offered him two options; to tell if Jon Snow was alive or to go the Police Station. Well, I don´t know if it´s true or false. But, if I were the police officer, I´d have done the same.