All posts in "Movie Reviews"

Movie Review: The Wolfman (1941)

By Richard Paolinelli / May 10, 2018

As mentioned here earlier, Hollywood has embraced the legend of the Wolfman for over eight decades. Starting with Universal’s 1935 film, Werewolf of London, rarely has a decade passed without a lycan showing up in a film. While the 1935 debut of the lycans of urban fantasy was less than stellar, six years later Universal got it […]


Thoughts on Avengers: Infinity War

By Jemma Jablowski / May 2, 2018

Since superheroes fall under the category of Urban-Fantasy for many people, I thought I’d share a few of my thoughts on the latest Marvel Superhero movie. This past weekend my husband and I left our 8-week old son with my mom for a couple hours and went on a much-needed date to go see Infinity […]


Movie Review: Bram Stoker’s Dracula

By Richard Paolinelli / April 30, 2018

In a recent post, Legends of Urban Fantasy: The Vampire, I mentioned some of the movies about vampires made over the past century. The 1922 German silent film Nosferatu started the genre off. In 1931 Universal joined in with the classic movie, Dracula, starring Bela Lugosi, here in America. The Hammer films from England brought […]


Urban Fantasy Movies Available on Netflix Streaming April 2018

By Morgon Newquist / April 16, 2018

Need some urban fantasy movies to fill your time with? Good news! We’ve put together a list (accurate for April 2018) of all the Urban Fantasy movies on Netflix right now. I make no promises to their quality (especially since Netflix nixed the star rating system!) but here they are: Queen of the Damned Ann […]


Bright: A Netflix Movie Review

By Jemma Jablowski / April 11, 2018

From Director David Ayer and Writer Max Landis comes Bright, an interesting world set in modern day LA, but with a fantastical twist. The world is set up almost as if Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings was part of our actual history. The main character, Daryl Ward, played by Will Smith, and his partner, Nick Jackoby, […]

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