Review: Naomi and Ely’s No Kiss List (2015)

The first movie I watched on Netflix

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Title: Naomi & Ely’s No Kiss List

Director: Kristin Hanggi

Stars: Victoria Justice, Pierson Fode, Matthew Daddario

Plot summary: Naomi and Ely have loved each other their whole lives, even though Ely isn’t exactly into girls. The institution of a “No Kiss List” has prevented the two from rifts in the past, but bonds are tested when they both fall for the same guy.

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Review: Arrival (2016)

Not just another alien movie

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Director: Denis Villeneuve

Stars: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker

Plot summary: When 12 mysterious spacecraft appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting the language of the apparent alien visitors.

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Review: Moana (2016)

Can Disney pull off their new “non-princess”?

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Title: Moana

Directors: Ron Clements, Don Hall

Stars: Auli’i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Rachel House

Plot summary: In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain’s daughter’s island, she answers the Ocean’s call to seek out the demigod to set things right.

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Finally!

So we know we promised we’d be back by June (time check: it’s almost December), but hey — the best promises are the ones worth breaking, right?

Long story short, we graduated high school this June and we are now taking our first steps into full-blown adulthood. As it turns out, there was a lot more that we had to deal with as we go through this phase of transition from pesky teenagers into “responsible” adults. All of which you can read more about in our newly updated Meet The Writers page.

Finally, after nearly a year, Cabeswater is up and running again!   Continue reading “Finally!”

Review: We Are Your Friends (2015)

At the start of the movie, they were jerks. By the end of the movie, they were bigger jerks.

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Title: We Are Your Friends

Director: Max Joseph

Stars: Zac Efron, Wes Bentley, Emily Ratajkowski

Plot Summary: Caught between a forbidden romance and the expectations of his friends, aspiring DJ Cole Carter attempts to find the path in life that leads to fame and fortune.

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A 2016 Checklist For You

Here are some books, movies, and TV shows that you can look forward to in 2016.

“And now we welcome the new year, full of things that have never been.”
– Rainer Maria Rilke

As we reach the end of 2015, we look back at this year’s infamous gems. Netflix and Chill anyone? How about another tissue to mourn #9MonthsWithoutZayn? Continue reading “A 2016 Checklist For You”