“Aggretsuko”: A Netflix show about a death metal loving red panda

Rating: ★★★★ If that title hasn’t immediately grabbed your attention, I don’t know what will. As soon as I saw promos from the series on social media I knew I had to watch it. It’s a concept so unique and so quirky that it’s hard to ignore. Each episode clocks in at about 15 mins each so it’s a very easy show to binge watch. (which … Continue reading “Aggretsuko”: A Netflix show about a death metal loving red panda

Short Film Saturdays: “Conscientia”

Length: 9 minutes Rating: ★★★ 1/2 After a long hiatus, I’m so happy that Short Film Saturdays is back! Thank you to everyone for your patience, and I’m committed to making it a regular thing this year. We’re kicking off this round with Conscientia, a film that’s simple but packs a mighty punch. The use of silence in this film is particularly unnerving because it’s commonly associated with jumpscares … Continue reading Short Film Saturdays: “Conscientia”

Ghost Stories

Originally posted on JUMPCUT ONLINE:
Year: 2018 Directed by: Andy Nyman and Jeremy Dyson Starring: Andy Nyman, Martin Freeman, Paul Whitehouse, Alex Lawther Written by Lucy Buglass For years, mankind has pondered over the existence of ghosts, demons and the paranormal. Many have claimed to have experienced it firsthand, while others dedicate their lives and careers to debunking those experiences. It seems to be a… Continue reading Ghost Stories

An American Atheist in Texas: “The Most Hated Woman In America” Review

“Three words on my tombstone. “Woman.” I’ve loved being a woman. “Grandmother.” I’ve loved being a grandmother. And “mother.” I have loved being a mother. That’s what I’d like to be remembered for most. That’s what I’d like it to say on my tombstone, but… being who I am, I’m not expecting I’ll be having a goddamn tombstone.” Rating: ★★★ 1/2 Before watching The Most Hated … Continue reading An American Atheist in Texas: “The Most Hated Woman In America” Review

Exciting Update: Lucy Goes To Jumpcut Online!

Hi everyone, I’m really excited to announce that I’m branching out, and will also be contributing film reviews to the awesome Jumpcut Online! I definitely won’t be abandoning this blog which means you’ll be seeing more of me whether you like it or not, sorry about that. Please show the guys at Jumpcut Online some love and give them a follow. Make sure you keep … Continue reading Exciting Update: Lucy Goes To Jumpcut Online!

“The Good Place” Review + Q&A with fellow blogger JD Grant!

  This is my first ever collaboration with another blogger, and I’m really excited to finally share it with you guys! Alongside my usual review format, there’s a little Q&A at the end where myself and JD answered a few questions about The Good Place. You can follow JD on Twitter at @EIPJD and on his blog filmdudeblog.wordpress.com. It was really fun to collaborate with him and hopefully we’ll … Continue reading “The Good Place” Review + Q&A with fellow blogger JD Grant!