Movie, Television and Trailer Reviews

Growing up on an assortment of Steven Spielberg, Joe Dante, James Cameron and the action heroics of 80s and 90s cinema, Anthony continues to explore his passion for storytelling with reviews of film, television and movie trailers. Self-published and as a past contributor of the the website Nightmare on Film Street, Anthony aims to support classroom educators and parents/caring adults with all things media literacy at school and home.

Self-Published:

Weekend Watch List: Friday December 11

Reading Night of the Living Dead

David Morrell on Rambo and the need for Hope

[Trailer Review] Rambo Returns in the Trump Era

[Trailer Review] Top Gun: Maverick & the 80s Renaissance

“Where does he get those wonderful toys?” Tim Burton’s Batman turns 30 today!

Endgame Avenges the Theatrical Experience

The Us in Jordan Peele’s “US”

Tis’ The Season: “Gremlins” and the Power of Horror

Michael Myers and Our Shared Horror

From Prey to Predator: Laurie Transformed

“Wicked” and the “art” of Decoding Difference

The Incredibles 2: A Parent’s Guide

Andi Mack: A Parent’s Guide to Season 3 (Thus far).

JUSTICE LEAGUE & WHAT THE CRITICS GOT WRONG

The Last Jedi & Media Literacy as a Moral Imperative

More than Nostalgia: Stranger Things and Our Upside Down

Wicked World: A Parents Guide to Watching Descendants 2

Love Transcends: Gender, Equality and Teaching Wonder Woman as an Anti-War Film

Logan & why I take my students to the movies

Streaming Scream: Why Horror Matters

Why American Crime Story Matters

“The Martian” is Ridley Scott’s “Top Gun”

3 Reasons Why “Jurassic World” made 500 million dollars in 3 Days.

Why Michael Bay Matters: Examining Transformers

The Force Awakens: Trailer Review

Why Gravity Matters

There’s No Place Like Home: Why the Wizard of Oz is the most Important Hollywood film ever made

The Jedi Within: Empowering our Students to Stand Up to Bullying

John Hughes: Why he Matters within Today’s Education Conversation

Kirk and Spock: What they can Teach us about Educational Leadership

Media Literacy: The Philosophy of Iron Man

Articles published by Nightmare on Film Street:

Click here a collection of articles published Anthony Perrotta