Author: Marialena Gallagher

  • Jungle Cruise

    Based on the iconic ride at Walt Disney World, Jungle Cruise tells the story of Dr. Lily Houghton (Emily Blunt), a scientist determined to search for a tree with healing properties in the Amazon. She employs the services of Frank (Dwayne Johnson), a local skipper, to help her make the journey. From the beginning, this […]

  • Black Widow

    Scarlett Johansson finally gets her own Marvel movie. Which means fans of the comics and movie franchise finally get Black Widow’s (aka Natasha Romanoff’s) origin story. It starts simply enough: in 1995 Ohio, Natasha and her family go on what her dad calls “an adventure”. Fast forward 21 years, Natasha is on the run after […]

  • A Quiet Place Part II

    After multiple frustrating delays due to the pandemic, the highly anticipated sequel to A Quiet Place is finally in theaters. Only in theaters, at least for now. Day 1: The sound monsters – aliens? – arrived in the middle of Marcus Abbott’s (Noah Jupe) baseball game, and chaos ensued. Vehicles and buildings were smashed to […]

  • Remember movie theaters?

    I didn’t, until recently. And honestly, the nostalgia kind of shocked me. I was listening to my ABC News podcast, and the last segment was about how the new Black Widow movie would be released in theaters as well as on Disney+ in July. The nostalgia came flooding in. I miss going to the movie […]

  • Pasta

    Looks good, doesn’t it? Before you do a double take, I haven’t turned this into a food blog overnight, I just wanted to change things up a bit. This post is about a song. One of my new favorites actually. It’s called “Pasta” by New Rules, and it came out last year. When I first […]