Bingers, did you also love Coraline? How about Kubo and the Two Strings? If you did, then you’d be happy to know that the studio behind these films, LAIKA, gives you a new stop-motion animation feature that will delight you. Missing Link is the studio’s fifth offering featuring the voices of Hugh Jackman, Zoe Saldana, Zach Galifianakis, Stephen Fry,and Timothy Olyphant. It follows the journey of a sasquatch’s search for his last remaining relatives on Earth. On paper, the story promises heart and humor but fumbles to deliver them. Curious? Continue reading to find out why!
How much of a comic fan are you, Bingers? Does your knowledge take you far beyond the core characters? And most of all, are you #TeamMarvel or #TeamDC? “Why is he asking these,” you’re probably thinking now. Well, these are things that had gone under my consideration before and after watching Warner Bros Pictures and DC Films Shazam!
Horror movies have a special place in my heart. I adore horror movies that terrify me. I celebrate horror movies that make me laugh with its campiness. And I loathe horror movies that make me fall asleep. Jordan Peele’s second film in the genre creeped its way in into my heart. His first film, Get Out, killed me with its smart storytelling and his second film, Us, kept the tradition alive. Starring Lupita Nyong’o and Wilson Duke, Us, presents an unsettling reality that will have you fearing for yourself.
DC had their Wonder Woman in 2017. Two years later and Marvel Studios finally released their first female-led superhero movie. And it was at a perfect timing. Captain Marvel is the perfect tie-in between Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame. The superhero is touted to be among the strongest in the universe and is a formidable foe for Thanos. So, with that much power, did she prove herself to be worthy of a standalone movie? Well, that’s what we are going to find out in a bit.
Bingers, who among you have tried undergoing escape rooms? They are practically everywhere in Metro Manila! My most recent experience was in Makati and it had a creepy theme. Well, most escape rooms have themes and backstories to make the experience more fun! Apart from reveling in the plot, the design or the overall aesthetic of each room adds to the tension or, better yet, pressure of winning the game by escaping before the time runs out. Okay, let’s take it up a notch and make things lifelike. That’s the idea behind the movie Escape Room. Columbia Pictures recently invited The Little Binger to a very exclusive screening and I may have just found my new guilty pleasure! Bingers, let me share with you four reasons why it will be yours too!
Goodbyes are never meant to be happy. It will always be a bittersweet moment. Each farewell carry more weight with time. Without sounding too emotional about this, How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World is one of the saddest moments in modern cinema. Sure, Disney-Pixar Up crushed my heart and Marley and Me had me bawling my eyes out. DreamWorks How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, however, destroyed me emotionally. Bingers, here is my piece about the beautifully tragic conclusion to this much-beloved movie franchise.