What to Watch: Movie/Show Reviews

The Highlights: An instant sci-fi cult classic where a gelantinous pile of goo terrorizes a small town.

Drink Pairing: On the Blob Cocktail

If you have never witnessed the terror of The Blob, this might be the right time of year to watch this 1957 sci-fi cult classic. A low-budget film that caught the attention of film-goers everywhere features an alien form of gelatinous goo terrorizing a small town. A young Steve…

The Highlights: If sci-fi, fantasy is your thing, The Umbrella Academy is the perfect dark drama for you.

Drink Pairing: The Superhero

SYNOPSIS: If sci-fi, fantasy is your thing, this is the perfect dark drama for you. Based on a comic book series, this thriller begins when 43 women from around the world give birth on the same day in 1989 in spite of showing no signs of pregnancy when the…

The Highlights: Poor little E.T. gets left behind on a scavenging trip from outer space, and the antics that ensue first leave us in stitches -

Drink Pairing: The Alien Cocktail

Synopsis: Who did we fall in love with first during this coming-of-age classic, E.T. or Drew Barrymore, both making their screen debuts? Poor little E.T. gets left behind on a scavenging trip from outer space, and the antics that ensue first leave us in stitches – remember when E.T….

The Highlights: Three zany professors battle paranormal activity in and around New York City in this classic comedy.

Drink Pairing: The Ghost Cocktail

Synopsis: This iconic film left it’s mark on audiences everywhere as three zany professors battle paranormal activity in and around New York City. The witty one-liners spewed throughout the film make it appear as if Peter Venkman (Billy Murray) ad-libbed his way through capturing Slimer and every other creature…

The Highlights: Earth’s mightiest heroes save the world from an alien invasion

Drink Pairing: Irish Whiskey

Synopsis: Aside from being the first installment in one of the highest grossing film franchises of all time, this is one of my favorite movies ever. I regularly binge watch Marvel films, and I don’t see myself ever not wanting to watch them. Captain America, Iron Man, Thor, the…