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 were given some truly original movies told from points ofRead More →

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On the whole, I’ve had a blast with The Mandalorian so far. I’ve appreciated the subtle nuances that pay homage to the original trilogy, and other little details within and outside of Star Wars canon. “The Gunslinger” does that very well, taking us back to where this whole adventure began–Tatooine. Read More →

After five years of restless waiting, Maleficent comes back, gracing the audience with her firm attitude and chilly manner. Robert Stromberg left the steer to Joachim Rønning, who created a beautiful yet intense tale about growing apart and family ties.  Maleficent: Mistress of Evil grasps the tone of its predecessor,Read More →

Look, I wanted the songs too. I wanted the Mulan from my childhood. And yet, when the trailer ends with Mulan woving that she’ll “bring honor to us all,” my eyes filled with tears. Perhaps I also want this. Perhaps, I can still keep the Mulan of “I’ll Make ARead More →

We’re still having a blast with The Mandalorian here at Fangirlish. In case you missed it, check out our review of this week’s episode, “The Sin,” and then take a glimpse at what are staff thinks about the latest episode below! 1). We’re now 3 episodes into The Mandalorian. Share a gifRead More →

This. THIS! This is the episode I’ve been waiting for since The Mandalorian premiered. Chapter Three: “The Sin” has it all–beautiful cinematography, great battles, a Tolkienian Eucatatrosphe, and our hero confirming that he does indeed have a conscience.  “The Sin”, while still not revealing anything about the origins or abilitiesRead More →

The verdict on The Mandalorian is quite positive thus far among the Star Wars fans around the Fangirlish writer’s room. (ICYMI: here are our reviews for episode one and episode two). Check out what our crew has to say about the first two episodes of the show! 1). We’re now 2Read More →

The Mandalorian

Star Wars has been a source of controversy for many folks in recent memory, but with Disney+’s opening and The Mandalorian’s premiere, I believe we’ve come to the bridge that will bring fans of the original and sequel trilogies together. Taking place 5 years after Return of the Jedi, TheRead More →

Thanks to a hilarious takeover of Marvel Studios’ Instagram account, Sebastian Stan (Bucky Barnes/The Winter Soldier) and Anthony Mackie (Sam Wilson/The Falcon) announced that The Falcon and the Winter Soldier has started filming.  The two actors took over the account to share the exciting news that their Marvel show, whichRead More →

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. But where other people like the scary aspects of the holiday, I prefer the ones that remind me of childhood: costumes, candy, pumpkin carving, and fun decorations. Due to this more nostalgic vibe, my favorite Halloween movies and shows all are ones I’veRead More →

We’re excited for Julie Murphy. The author’s newest book, Dear Sweet Pea, has been optioned by Disney. The book is on Disney Channel Original Movie slate. If you aren’t familiar with Julie’s works, you need to pick up Dumplin’ and watch the adaptation on Netflix. She’s an amazing writer. IfRead More →

Boredom is a dangerous thing. To combat that danger, I started this podcast, The Geeky Rose Shots. It’s an opportunity, a space for my opinions on all things nerdy and what’s currently on air right now when it comes to TV, movies, and everything in between. And even though it’sRead More →