Not Another Happy Ending directed by John McKay starring: Karen Gillan, Stanley Weber, Iain De Caestecker, Henry Ian Cusick, Gary Lewis. Amy Manson, Kate Dickie, Freya Mavor This film mainly caught my eye because the protagonist is portrayed by Karen Gillan (Amy Pond from Doctor Who) and the story seemed to be a fun take on a writer-publisher relationship. On Netflix, this 1 hour and 20 something minute film was a real treat to view. Overall Plot Jane is an aspiring writer who after being rejected countless times has finally been accepted by the small publishing house that Tom owns. The two hit it off to revise her novel, and after months of edits, she finds out that he published the book under a completely different title. This is where the real trouble begins. In saying that, the movie completely switched focus from that point on. It was different in that the two fell in love in the beginning, were separated, then reunited at the end. This story also featured an alter protagonist, Darcie, the spunky and brutally honest figment of Jane’s imagination and heroine of her second novel. The plot followed the classic story arc in that it […]
Hello dear readers, Due to having a great deal of free time recently, I have been able to read and watch movies I had only dreamed of before. In light of these new activities, I thought I’d begin writing about my views on these sources of entertainment in the near future. Though I did do book reviews years ago on youtube, I think writing about them may be a bit more helpful and concise as everything will be laid out on the page. For both movies & books, I won’t be reviewing big blockbusters or really popular things just because there are many others out there that will do it. Instead, I will hone in on under-the-radar novels and films that may be worthwhile to look into. And with that summary revealed, let’s get started!