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The 11 Best Movies to Watch on Halloween Day

Halloween is almost upon us! Are you stuck on what to watch on the big day? No problem! Here are eleven of my favorite Halloween flicks that you can queue up to round out Spooky Month.  The Adventures of Ichabod…

#WayBackWednesday – Alien (1979)

Halloween seems like the perfect time to tell you all about my favorite film ever–Ridley Scott’s Alien. Have you seen this science fiction horror classic? There are plenty of reasons to add this one to your Halloween watch list this…

‘Star Trek: Discovery’ 3×02 Review: “Far From Home”

I’m back with a review of the latest episode of Star Trek: Discovery. Last week, we got to see where Michael ended up. This week, we find the rest of the Discovery crew–in the midst of an emergency landing! While…

#WayBackWednesday – The Evil Dead (1981)

The Evil Dead is a horror classic that I’ve come to appreciate on several different levels. I have a personal connection to The Evil Dead; it was filmed about 45 minutes from my hometown. The infamous cabin that served as…

‘Star Trek: Discovery’ 3×01 Review: “That Hope is You, Part 1”

I’ve been eagerly awaiting the premiere of Star Trek: Discovery since plowing through the first two seasons last year. CBS All Access left us waiting in the wings for even a little crumb, such as an airdate, for the better…

#WayBackWednesday – Fright Night (1985)

Fright Night is a somewhat recent watch for me, despite the film being 35 years old. I was introduced to Fright Night through one of my favorite podcasts–Saturday Frights. I started listening to Saturday Frights long before I actually liked…

#WayBackWednesday – Anaconda (1997)

When I was a middle school kid, I begged my mom to take me to see Anaconda. My mother, having quite the aversion to snakes, flat out refused. I had a fascination with snakes and movies with giant snakes, despite…

#WayBackWednesday – Labyrinth (1986)

We’re all stuck in the house, right? There’s never been a better time to dig into those retro movies that you’ve always wanted to watch, but never had the time for. Personally, I’m a bit of a retrophile and tend…

#WayBackWednesday – The Black Hole (1979)

If it had been on my radar, I would have loved a movie like The Black Hole, as a kid. The retro-futuristic aesthetic, the setting, and cute floating robot buddies that sass you when you talk to them? That’s my…

#WayBackWednesday – The Parent Trap (1998)

Sometimes it’s fun to revisit a film like The Parent Trap (1998) to see if it still holds up for you as an adult like it did when you were a kid. It’s especially fun when you can do that…

#WayBackWednesday – WarGames (1983)

We’re all stuck in the house, right? There’s never been a better time to dig into those retro movies that you’ve always wanted to watch, but never had the time for. Personally, I’m a bit of a retrophile and tend…

#WayBackWednesday – Virtuosity (1995)

We’re all stuck in the house, right? There’s never been a better time to dig into those retro movies that you’ve always wanted to watch, but never had the time for. Personally, I’m a bit of a retrophile and tend…

#WayBackWednesday – Dick Tracy (1990)

We’re all stuck in the house, right? There’s never been a better time to dig into those retro movies that you’ve always wanted to watch, but never had the time for. Personally, I’m a bit of a retrophile and tend…

Fangirling with the Fanboys: Fangirlish Writer Ashley Thomas Joins the Dearly Debated Podcast

Here at Fangirlish, the fangirling doesn’t stop at the site. We all fangirl in many different directions and with many different people. Fangirlish staff writer Ashley Thomas (aka The Nerdy Blogger) fangirls with her fanbros as a regular contributor to…

#WayBackWednesday – While You Were Sleeping (1995)

We’re all stuck in the house, right? There’s never been a better time to dig into those retro movies that you’ve always wanted to watch, but never had the time for. Personally, I’m a bit of a retrophile and tend…

#WayBackWednesday – Battle Beyond the Stars (1980)

We’re all stuck in the house, right? There’s never been a better time to dig into those retro movies that you’ve always wanted to watch, but never had the time for. Personally, I’m a bit of a retrophile and tend…

#WayBackWednesday – Footloose (1984)

We’re all stuck in the house, right? There’s never been a better time to dig into those retro movies that you’ve always wanted to watch, but never had the time for. Personally, I’m a bit of a retrophile and tend…

#WayBackWednesday – The Black Cauldron (1985)

We’re all stuck in the house, right? There’s never been a better time to dig into those retro movies that you’ve always wanted to watch, but never had the time for. Personally, I’m a bit of a retrophile and tend…

#WayBackWednesday – Twister (1996)

We’re all stuck in the house, right? There’s never been a better time to dig into those retro movies that you’ve always wanted to watch, but never had the time for. Personally, I’m a bit of a retrophile and tend…

#WayBackWednesday – The Secret of NIMH (1982)

We’re all stuck in the house, right? There’s never been a better time to dig into those retro movies that you’ve always wanted to watch, but never had the time for. Personally, I’m a bit of a retrophile and tend…

#WayBackWednesday – Signs (2002)

We’re all stuck in the house, right? There’s never been a better time to dig into those retro movies that you’ve always wanted to watch, but never had the time for. Personally, I’m a bit of a retrophile and tend…