Thoughts on ‘Kong: Skull Island’ (2017)

After the Vietnam War in a remote South Pacific island, a team of explorers attempted to discover the island’s geology by dropping bombs. Their exploration was halted by the island’s resident, a giant ape named Kong. Is Kong a menace to the world to be stopped at all cost? Is this just the beginning? Thoughts:…

Thoughts on ‘Logan’ (2017)

Logan, a member of the X-Men, is a limousine driver earning money to support himself and the ailing nonagenarian Professor Charles Xavier. In a world where mutants seems to be extinct, Logan now has diminished healing ability and the adamantium in his body is slowly poisoning him. He met a woman and a little girl…

Thoughts on ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ (2016)

It was the early years of the conflict between the evil Galactic Empire and the Rebel Alliance. The Empire captured Galen Erso, a scientist, when his wife was killed while his little daughter, Jyn Erso, escaped. Little girl Jyn was then rescued by her father’s friend Saw Gerrera. After many years, adult Jyn was contacted…

Movie Review | Moana (2016)

In an island in ancient Polynesia, Moana, the daughter of the village chief, longs to be out in the ocean but her father forbids it. When an environmental catastrophe reached the island, Moana embarks on an adventure to seek the help of the demigod Maui and save the island. Facing adversaries and impossible odds, will…

2013 reading goals

share a #virtualbeer with me. A post shared by Eric Calica-Andrada (@_icheb) on Nov 13, 2012 at 5:27am PST Over at Goodreads I gave myself another reading challenge. Last year, I challenged myself to read 12 books but read 20 instead. This year I am raising it to 25. I think that is manageable. I…