Category: movie review

  • Riva restaurant in Sidney BC lunch review

    4:27pm, Sun Oct 1 Debating the menu with myself now that my lunching friend has agreed to Riva tomorrow. At the moment I’m looking at the cauliflower fritters, the brussel sprouts, and the squid is a debate.  Calamari strips sounds delectable.  Maybe I’ll abstain from drinking to cut the budget, and also seem like less…

  • The Meg 2, but shrooming (movie review)

    Let me lead with this ⬇️ video by the most ferociously difficult-to-listen-to British person I know of (and still watch; like, I don’t count that annoying neocon guy from Top Gear or Piers Morgan or Carl Benjamin), because it gelled some shit for me, as Of Herbs And Altars occasionally does.  I really applaud their…

  • Satan Wants You premiere (movie review)

    Satan Wants You premiere (movie review)

    A few weeks ago there was a piece on the local news about Satanic Panic in the 80’s and how it was related to the island.  That’s where this starts, in a way. Click here to skip directly to the review of the doc itself However, there’s some backstory on why this story was of…

  • Barbie review redux

    I want to be kind because the movie was something Nicki was excited about… But there are some futher items of critique I want to address and I feel like a new article is the best place because the first one is getting cluttered and it already feels dated to me. Let me just bulletlist…

  • the Barbie premiere, but soft hippieflip it

    4:01pm Fri Jul 21, 2023 I’m preparing myself for Barbie tomorrow.  I’ve disinterestedly watched a Margo Robbie fanboy review of the Barbenheimer experience, I’ve uncomfortably watched Todd in the Shadows’ minidoc about Barbie Girl by Aqua (he and I don’t feel the same way about Barbie, or Aqua, and I feel like he’s produced, possibly…