Grimm Siblings

Has anyone ever read the original stories published by the Brothers Grimm? They were actually a lot like this movie; very little character development, lots of basic plot and even more gore! Let me say one thing here, I don't usually have the stomach for excessive bloodshed, but here I was laughing out loud. The blood may have … Continue reading Grimm Siblings


Happy With Ever After

In (belated) honour of Valentine's Day I thought I'd review what, in my opinion, is one of the better adaptations of a fairy tale romance. Truth be told, I'm not a fan of the Disney version of Cinderella, nor of the Charles Perrault telling on which Disney based their movie. Cinderella doesn't appeal to my inner feminist because she is … Continue reading Happy With Ever After