Twins in Media: The Parent Trap (1961)

Hey! Hallie here! If we’re going to talk about “The Parent Trap” we need to talk about the original movie. I’d heard a lot about this movie going into it. This definitely isn’t the first adaptation of this story. There are so many versions. SO MANY. But this is the one that the Lindsay LohanContinue reading “Twins in Media: The Parent Trap (1961)”

Twins in Media: The Parent Trap (1998)

Hi! It’s Annie! To continue on our ‘Twins in Media’ venture, my sister and I thought it only right to go back to our namesake. We spent the weekend watching both ‘Parent Trap’ movies so we could examine what both movies did for and against twins in media. Besides this film being the far superiorContinue reading “Twins in Media: The Parent Trap (1998)”

C-Dramas: How “The Untamed” Improved Upon the Novel

Hey! Hallie here! “The Untamed” has become one of the biggest bingeable shows on Netflix during quarantine. It’s also completely deserving of it’s popularity. The acting, writing, and amazing lead couple have made “The Untamed” my new favorite show of all time. It inspired me not only to re-watch all fifty episodes immediately after IContinue reading “C-Dramas: How “The Untamed” Improved Upon the Novel”

C-Dramas: Love O2O

Hi! It’s Annie! Just like everyone else, I am incredibly bored in quarantine. One of my life-lines has been catching up on as much K-dramas and C-dramas as I possibly can, which eventually brought me to this pick partly because of the convenience of it being on Netflix. I just have a lot of thoughtsContinue reading “C-Dramas: Love O2O”

Video Games: “Dragon Age 4” So Far

Hey! Hallie here! If I haven’t mentioned this before, I love video games. Criticize me as you will, but “Dragon Age: Inquisition” continues to be my favorite video game. So when I say that I squealed when we received a new teaser for the long awaited “Dragon Age 4” at Gamescom 2020, It’s definitely anContinue reading “Video Games: “Dragon Age 4” So Far”

Book Adaptations: Pride and Prejudice

Hi! It’s Annie! ‘Pride and Prejudice’ by Jane Austen has been one of my favorite books for years, so it’s safe to say I’ve watched several different adaptations of this classic novel. Because honestly, what’s not to like? ‘Pride and Prejudice’ as a story features romance, amazing insults, clever dialogue, and a feminist character whoContinue reading “Book Adaptations: Pride and Prejudice”

Studio Ghibli: A Guide to the Best Movies

Hey! Hallie here! Studio Ghibli is responsible for some of the most popular and most masterful animated movies of all time. So when I was sitting around during quarantine trying to figure out how many of these movies I had watched, I was kind of horrified to discover that I had only seen three. Three!Continue reading “Studio Ghibli: A Guide to the Best Movies”

K-pop and K-dramas: BTS

Hi! It’s Annie! I know I mentioned it in my introduction, but I am definitely a big fan of BTS. I will admit, I sort of joined ARMY late into the game. I didn’t really have a chance to properly look into them until quarantine started. Doing more research about this band, listening to moreContinue reading “K-pop and K-dramas: BTS”

Twins in Media: Fred and George Weasley

Hey! Hallie here! The only way to follow up a post about the great Hikaru and Kaoru is to go back to the roots of red-haired mischievous twins. Who else could it be but Fred and George Weasley? Now I will preface this by saying that my once giant love for Harry Potter, and IContinue reading “Twins in Media: Fred and George Weasley”

Twins in Media: Hikaru and Kaoru

Hi! It’s Annie! As twins who have been affected by media our entire lives, you can bet that we’re going to talk a lot about twin representation in media. The first anime that I ever watched was one ‘Ouran Highschool Host Club’ and at first watch I HATED Hikaru and Kaoru. Why? Because twincest madeContinue reading “Twins in Media: Hikaru and Kaoru”