Fangirlish Best of 2019: Our Favorite Movies

2019 in film was an interesting one. We had to say goodbye to a few franchises and some favorite characters. We got maybe too many sequels, even if they wound up being better than the previous one. But we also…

Movie Review: ‘Tolkien’

I was fortunate enough to catch a late night screening of Tolkien this past Thursday, technically a day earlier than its release. I’d not done much research on the film prior to entering the theater, aside from seeing the trailers.…

Fandom Entitlement: Who Owns the Story?

I wrote before about how fandom can become a negative place when fans confuse the fictional story with behind-the-scenes reality. This week, I want to write about another dark side of fandom: fan entitlement. This tends to rear its ugly…

Fangirlish End of the Year Lists: Our 12 Favorite Movies of 2016

Narrowing down favorite movies is no easy feat. We know that we haven’t seen every movie out there. We know that favorite movies are a very person decision. So we’re not putting these in any order – we’re giving you…