Movie Reviews

Gisselle Hernandez


Have you ever spent money on a movie that wasn't worth it? This blog can be very helpful then! Summaries of new movies that you should see can be found here.

The Hunger Games

A movie that has been hitting for awhile is The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. The film begins as Katniss Everdeen has returned safe after winning the 74th annual Hunger Games, along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their families and friends, embarking on a "Victor's Tour"of the districts. Along the way, Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control. As President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games (The Quarter Quell)- a competition that could change Panem forever. The Hunger Games:Catching Fire, a romantic and action film, will keep you on the edge of your seat.

Release Date: November 22, 2013

Director: Francis Lawrence

MPAA Rating: PG-13

Running Time: 146 Minutes

Prequel: The Hunger Games


Another movie that has been hitting is Frozen. The movie starts as a prophecy traps a kingdom in eternal winter, so Anna must team up with Kristoff, a daring mountain man, on the grandest of journeys to find the Snow Queen and put an end to the icy spell. Encountering Everest-like extremes, mystical creatures and magic at every turn, Anna and Kristoff battle the elements in a race to save the kingdom from destruction. Frozen, a funny and interesting movie, will make you hate the cold.

Release Date: November 10, 2013

Directors: Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee

Running Time: 108 Minutes

MPAA Rating: PG

Thor:The Dark World

This film begins as the adventures of Thor, the mighty Avenger, continues as he battles to save Earth and all the Nine Realms from a shadowy enemy that predates the universe itself. In the aftermath of Marvel's:Thor and Marvel's:The Avengers, Thor fights to restore order across cosmos, but an ancient race led by the vengeful, Malekith, returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand. Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet. One that will reunite him with Jane Foster and force him to sacrifice everything to save us all. Thor:The Dark World, a sad and adventurous film, that will make the earth sacred to you.

Release Date: November 8, 2013

Director: Alan Taylor

Running Time: 120 Minutes

MPAA Rating: PG-13