https://youtu.be/VjlCXYX5pU8 The books, Funko POPs, and movies I picked up in July!
https://youtu.be/0Y5RID5fMZI On today's Inside Alyssa White, I answer questions such as who are my video game crushes, which video game I think would be an awesome movie, and which fictional place I would want to live in.
Another day, another round-up of film reviews... DAY 234 - THE STANFORD PRISON EXPERIMENT (2015) Based on the real-life experiment that took place in 1971, The Stanford Prison Experiment is a bleak, disturbing look at how human beings can become dehumanized when they receive/are degraded of too much power. The performances are incredible, with the… Continue reading Days 234 – 243 | 365 Day Movie Challenge
https://youtu.be/8LjzCK8UeWI Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets follows Valerian and Laureline, two intergalactic federal agents tasked with bringing a creature to Alpha, a.k.a The City of a Thousand Planets. Things aren't so simple, though... Directed by Luc Besson and starring Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne, Clive Owen, Ethan Hawke, Rihanna, Herbie Hancock, and Rutger… Continue reading Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017) Movie Review
I went into this novel with a little trepidation. I had heard some people say it was excellent, while others hated this first entry. Luckily, I'm firmly in the former camp. The first novel in The Dark Tower series, the story revolves around the titular gunslinger (Roland Deschain) as he traverses his world to find… Continue reading The Gunslinger (The Dark Tower #1) by Stephen King | Book Review
This book had me hooked from the first page. The story follows Audra Kinney, a woman who has left her abusive husband and is taking her kids to San Diego to start a new life. On her way there, though, she's pulled over by a police officer and arrested. After being incarcerated, she's told there… Continue reading Here and Gone by Haylen Beck | Book Review
https://youtu.be/93z87IUkTXs Today I cover the movies, TV shows, and music that enraptured me the first half of the month!
Guess who's back, back again? Ok, I'm not Slim Shady, but I do have ten more movie reviews for you to peruse at your leisure. (Also, if you'd like to see my ratings for these movies ahead of time, feel free to follow me on Letterboxd) DAY 224- HUGO (2011) Based on Brian Selznick's bestselling… Continue reading Days 224-233 | 365 Day Film Challenge
https://youtu.be/m7RkZkoZJsU Today I review the Netflix original film, To the Bone! To the Bone follows Ellen, a young woman suffering from an eating disorder. Directed by Marti Noxon and starring Lily Collins, Keanu Reeves, Carrie Preston, and Leslie Bibb.
I went in expecting this novel to end in a certain way. To my pleasant surprise, it took me on a rollercoaster ride of thrills and suspense. Final Girls follows Quincy Carpenter, a woman who was the only person who survived a horrific massacre when she was younger. Quincy is one of three Final Girls,… Continue reading Final Girls by Riley Sager | Book Review