All posts by Tim Powers

About Tim Powers

  • Halloween Horrors

    With the Halloween season fast approaching, it is the perfect time for a good horror movie. The release of “It: Chapter Two” takes advantage of this and brings audiences into a world of freaky, spooky and unsettling...

    • Posted September 24, 2019
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  • The ‘Hustlers’ of Motherhood

    A touch of sexiness, a broad sensation of danger, an impending sense of insecurity and mothers who want the best for their children. This is what rifles through the scenes of “Hustlers,” a film that narrates the...

    • Posted September 18, 2019
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  • Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’

    Taylor Swift’s “Lover,” released Friday, is a return to form both stylistically and in persona. The seventh studio album comes after a long promotional campaign featuring the release of two singles, “Me” and “You Need to Calm...

    • Posted August 28, 2019
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  • It’s ‘Killing Eve,’ again

    “Killing Eve” has returned to televisions around the world with the start of the second season. The show starring Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer continues the cat and mouse game that almost ended in shock last season....

    • Posted April 30, 2019
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  • Winter has come

    *SPOILER ALERT* The television phenomenon, “Game of Thrones,” has returned to the small screen for the next six weeks. On Sunday, the show’s eighth and final season premiered, setting the tone for the final chess pieces to...

    • Posted April 23, 2019
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  • Understanding the ‘Chaos’

    Sara Bareilles has released her sixth studio album titled “Amidst the Chaos” on Friday. It has a clear narrative of feeling lost; lost from a drastic change. It is an astounding piece of music from one of...

    • Posted April 9, 2019
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  • Time to see ‘Us’

    “Us,” the film by cinematic mastermind Jordan Peele, is a stunning achievement in film making. It was released in theaters on March 22. The film ponders the questions of who we really are and what lies underneath....

    • Posted March 26, 2019
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  • ‘Head Above Water?’ Sure couldn’t keep my head up

    Avril Lavigne released her comeback album after years of silence on the musical front. Her last released body of work was 2013’s self-titled, “Avril Lavigne.” Her sixth studio effort is titled “Head Above Water,” and was released...

    • Posted February 19, 2019
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  • ‘Thank u,’ more!

    Ariana Grande has released her much-anticipated fifth studio album only a few months after the release of her fourth studio album, “Sweetener.” This album, released on Feb. 8, is called “thank u, next.” The “God is a...

    • Posted February 13, 2019
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  • Rent Live (sort of)

    FOX aired a new production of “Rent” on Sunday, Jan. 27, in what has become a trend among networks in airing live productions of famous musicals.  “Rent,” the musical sensation written by the late Jonathan Larson, opened...

    • Posted February 5, 2019
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  • If a movie could talk…

    The sounds of a prison ring out through the frame. The camera sets its sights on Tish Rivers. There is a look of pain and nervousness painted across her face. She holds a phone up to her...

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • This woman’s work

    She stands in front of the mirror, dressed in black. A wail of pain cries out of her mouth. Not one that is cut from a physical cloth but from a visceral one. It’s only for a...

    • Posted December 4, 2018
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  • A ‘Rhapsody’ indeed

    The sounds of a roaring crowd begin as Freddie Mercury (Rami Malek) appears across the screen, mustache and all. Mercury prepares himself for the crowd with the iconic British rock band Queen reuniting to begin its set...

    • Posted November 13, 2018
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  • The movie ‘U’ should see

      The film adaption of the young adult novel “The Hate U Give” by Angie Thomas, was released at the beginning of October to rave reviews. The film details the powerful story of Starr Carter, a high...

    • Posted October 30, 2018
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