Review: Hotel Transylvania 2

Every parent knows the conflict around letting go as their children become adults, of seeing them leave the proverbial nest whether you’re ready for it or not. If you’re a single parent, it can be more challenging, and perhaps the most challenging of all transitions is a father being able to truly let go of his daughter as she becomes a woman and travels her own path in the world. With many comic moments and delightful visual gags, a father letting…Read More

Review: Tomorrowland

My daughter and I watch a lot of old movies. The previous era of cinema appeals to us is because of the underlying optimism and the comfort in knowing that the bad guy will get their comeuppance and the good guys will overcome, the proverbial happy ending. Life isn’t quite so graceful, unfortunately, but part of the draw is that older films offer a happier, more optimistic world. By contrast, modern cinema seems to often lack a moral compass…Read More