I Genuinely Enjoyed “Descendants 3”— Here’s Why

Look, I’m a 26-year-old woman. The Descendants franchise was never intended for me. Still, even though I found them merely cute, I saw why kids enjoyed them so much. Their quality is akin to the Disney Channel musicals I grew up with. The only reason I watched the second one was because of the hype. [...]


Losing the High Ground: Some Ideas on How George Lucas Could’ve Made the Prequels Work

Unlike many Star Wars fans, I actually don’t hate the prequels. There’s an almost Shakespearian tragedy about them, knowing this won’t end well for Anakin, Padme, and Obi-Wan. That’s not to say the writing is up to par with Shakespeare, but the idea is. And, truthfully, there’s a lot of good in them if one [...]