Tag: 2013

Timeless Classics: Catching Fire

Timeless Classics: Catching Fire

The apex of both the Hunger Games books and films, Catching Fire (2013) is how a young adult book film adaptation should be done. Continuing a year after the events of the Hunger Games (2012), Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) and Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) have been recognized being the two survivors of the 74th Hunger Games and … Continue reading Timeless Classics: Catching Fire

Timeless Classics: The Wolverine

Timeless Classics: The Wolverine

The second of a film trilogy based on the iconic X-Men character, the Wolverine (2013) was able to explore the life of Wolverine at Japan. Continuing many years where X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009) left off, the film shows that Logan (Hugh Jackman) was stripped from his healing factor and is after a samurai who took … Continue reading Timeless Classics: The Wolverine

Button Mashers: God of War Ascension

Button Mashers: God of War Ascension

The prequel to the entire God of War series of video games for the PlayStation systems, God of War Ascension (2013) shows the true beginning of conflict. After accidentally murdering his wife and daughter, Kratos (T.C. Carson) wanted to break his bond from Ares (Steve Blum). Since that incident, he became known as the Ghost … Continue reading Button Mashers: God of War Ascension

Timeless Classics: Frozen

Timeless Classics: Frozen

Before the heat went on for the year of 2013 with The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013), there was an animated masterpiece that didn't make people cold-hearted: Disney's Frozen (2013). Inspired by Hans Christian Andersen's The Snow Queen, Frozen is about two sisters: one born with the ability to summon frost and a normal … Continue reading Timeless Classics: Frozen

Underrated Masterpieces: Anchorman 2 The Legend Continues

Underrated Masterpieces: Anchorman 2 The Legend Continues

Ron Burgundy (Will Ferrell) returns to the 1980s with Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013). In a time when cable is popular, Ron Burgundy reunites with his friends Brick (Steve Carell), Champ (David Koechner) and Brian (Paul Rudd) to help regain popularity after a disco decade. Unfortunately, their popularity was taken by Jack Lime/Jack Lame … Continue reading Underrated Masterpieces: Anchorman 2 The Legend Continues