Vampire Diaries: Season 1, Episode 12: Unpleasantville

Okay, first things first. After watching this episode, I have to admit, all this is messed up. Messed up in a good way where I'll still be watching.
Synopsis of the episode from Vamprie Diaries Online:
THE NEW KIDS IN TOWN. As Stefan and Damon try to figure out the identity of the new vampire in town, Stefan gives Elena jewelry filled with vervain to protect her family and friends. Hurting for money, Matt takes a job at the Mystic Grill, where former high school football-star Ben, works as a bartender. Ben comes to Bonnie’s aid when he notices Damon is bothering her. Damon and Stefan accompany Elena to a school dance with a 1950s’ theme, where Alaric introduces himself to Damon.
Next are the spoilers, so if you don't want to know anything then don't read this:
-First off, I couldn't believe that Anna is a vampire. Was NOT epecting that! Once I saw her eyes turn red, I shouted "vampire!", with my mother staring at me weirdly! And, that hot new bartender, Matt, hot but bad! He's with Anna?! That's disgusting! He has to be around 25 and she's like, what, 16.
-Elena and her adopted issue still continue. She learns that her mom was a 16 year old runaway whose name is Isabel which so happens to be Alaric's wife's name as well. Can Alaric be Elena's father?
-Catherine and Matt, I couldn't help but heart them this episode. They've been through a lot in the past year and even with Daemon's abuse, Catherine seems to be over him. And, that kiss. E-P-I-C!
-Jenna and Alaric are sweet together, I'm hoping for a budding romance between the two of them. Even though Alaric is getting over his wife, hopefully he'll stick around long to create a new relationship with Jenna and help us see if he's Elena's father (because he doesn't look like it).
-Lastly, are dead vampire pizza dude is was named Noah.
I'm hoping that all these little bits of cliff hangers are resolved so I really know what exactly is going on!

My Questions to you on this week's episode:
What did you think of all the new vampires/characters?
Do you see Elena's and Daemon's relationship growing soon?
What do you think is going on with Noah, Anna, and Ben?
Why is Daemon listing off other vampires?
Why does EVERYONE know who Katherine was?
And, what do you think will happen next week?

Next episode is January 4th on 8pm EST.
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The Wolfman (2010) and my anticipation

If some of you may know, I am "kind of" addicted to vampires and werewolves....and the occaisional faeries (wink, wink Melissa Marr). But, the one thing that I am very, VERY obessed about...and will admit. I. Love. Werewolf. Movies. Yes, vampire movies are good like Twilight and Underworld and Queen of the Damned but I mean come on, how can pale, cold skin measure up to buffness??? I think not! So, I do love my werewolf movies like (well, Underworld too) An American Werewolf in London, Ginger Snaps, and my favorite, Blood and Chocolate! But there is one movie I am jumping out of my chair just waiting for. The Wolfman. Yes, it is more a horror than a romance but come on, he's a werewolf and there is romance just not as much as Blood and Chocolate. And, I mean, have you seen the trailer:


Awesome, right??? Now the whole concept to the movie is:
Lawrence Talbot, a haunted nobleman, is lured back to his family estate after his brother vanishes. Reunited with his estranged father, Talbot sets out to find his brother... and discovers a horrifying destiny for himself. Talbot's childhood ended the night his mother died. After he left the sleepy Victorian hamlet of Blackmoor, he spent decades recovering and trying to forget. But when his brother's fiancée, Gwen Conliffe, tracks him down to help find her missing love, Talbot returns home to join the search. He learns that something with brute strength and insatiable bloodlust has been killing the villagers, and that a suspicious Scotland Yard inspector named Aberline has come to investigate. Source
And, yes, I have seen the 1941 version and no it isn't as amazing as this one seems but who cares. This isn't a sequel to it or anyhting, just a remake! And I am bouncing up and down just waiting for this movie to come out in theaters on February 12th! I hate it but I have to be patient. Tell me what you guys think of this movie just from the trailer and stuff and when i post my review on it, tell me what you thought! It is rated R and I am going with my sister so if you're under 18 it is mostly for the grusome parts (blood and all that) so if you do go be ready for the gore and there most likely will be some sort of nudity or sexual situations because...well, don't all rated R movies have that?? So, tell me what you think of the movie so far!
Cast:
Benicio Del Toro-Lawrence Talbot
Emily Blunt-Gwen Conliffe
Anthony Hopkins-Sir John Talbot
Visit the IMDb or the official website!
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Nominees For Next 'I Love Your Blog' Awards!

I have complied together three blogs that I am looking at for Feburary's winner of 'I Love Your Blog' Award. The past winners were the lovely ladies over at TWITARDED and my awesome friend, Nejjie, over at Run Away With Fate. The current winner for January is TwiCrack Addicts Lorabell and TCA. But, I need you guys to help me out in who is the next winner. I have three blogs for the running: TwiGossip, Indy Twilighter, and Peace. Love. TWILIGHT!. I am a HUGE TwiHard so of course I would have mostly Twilight blogs, sorry if you aren't. You don't have to like Twilight to chose a blog, they can be based off of news updates, design/layout of blog, and/or the all out blog in general. I am affiliates with Indy Twilighter and TwiGossip  but I need to see who will be February's winner! Whoever is the winner, I have decided to start doing a Q&A with them, so I'll ask questions on their blog and so on. You can look at their banners and click on their links to see their blogs and then vote for them! I'll close the poll on February 5th and chose the winner on the most votes and then by February 10th I'll have their Q&A!
Get voting!



Again, this is strictly for who will be the winner for February, I assure you that all three will be the winner some time, this is just some friendly competition between blogs, I would never turn all of them against one another. I will see who wins this little "competition" then they will be the winnner of February then the next runner up will be for March and third place will go to April. **NO HATING WHEN THIS IS BEING DONE PLEASE** I chose these three sites because they are my absolute favorites and I will have them all win at one point anyways. Thank you to all the blogs before hand for being so kind! May the best blog win!

***UPDATE***: Anna has helped me out in telling me that the poll that was on her wasn't working, please use the one on the sidebar from now on! Sorry for the inconvience and thanks again Anna!
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Vampire Diaries: New Episode, New Loves, New Drama

Okay first off, let me just say that the last few episodes, I became a little distracted and pulled away from what was my crack during the time. So, I don't truly know what happened between Elena and Stefan to tick her off (anybody out there know??? Comment this post to tell me, thanks ^_^), so I was kind of confused the first few minutes.
But, it was a really great introduction to the new episode, it was chained with new situations for everybody and added some new and mysterious characters.
First things first, what EVERYONE is talking about is Elena and Damon's new relationship. Of course we are all waiting patiently (hint, hint to CW) for the love triangle to start but I guess that is the keyword: PATIENT! Anyways, as I watched the episode, I couldn't help but want to really know why Damon brought Elena with him, other than the whole tomb thing. Is it because he wants the "original" girl, Katherine, back? Or, is it because he's starting to fall for Elena. (Because he has a very strange way of showing it.) So, I guess we all just have to wait patiently and painfully until that picks up.
(Jeremy and Anna in the library)
Everyone's new drama is very...well, suited for them. Stefan and Bonnie still have struggles between one another (I don't know what happened there either.). The whole witch and vampire thing was very good, including with Grams (P.S. loved her!). Jeremy falls for a new girl, Anna, she is home-schooled and very likable. I most likely will like her because of her innocent look and great personality but I have a very strong feeling that something will heat up between the two or Jeremy will have to save Anna in some way because she was snooping around too much.
The new character is Alaric (a vampire slayer?), looks very normal but has a cute demenor to him. In this episode, he flashes back to happier moments with his wife but it is also the same day he sees her being turned into a vampire by none other than....DAMON! So, of course, there will be a fight coming and I can't wait to see what happens between the two.
The conclusion was very good, they left off with little cliffhangers that will definitely have me watching next week (trying to go back in the game of watching my Vamp shows: True Blood and Vampire Diaries). Well, after Elena saves Damon from another vampire that wants to kill him for killing his girlfriend, Damon goes back to his former lover, Bree, who is a witch and called the killer vampire and kills her by ripping out her heart. Elena and Damon leave Atlanta and Damon comments to Elena that "you're not the worst company in the world, Elena." Elena confronts Stefan when they get home about why she looks like Katherine. He countersback by saying that what he found out was (SPOLIERS AHEAD!!!) she was adopted.
That was it!
I LOVED IT! I'll be constantly updating what's going on from episode to episode and give my feedback and comment to tell me your's as well, I do look at every comment. Or if you want to do it quickly, you can go over to the CBox on the sidebar and comment, I'm 99.99% positive I will comment back. You can click the icon of Vampire Diaries on the sidebar along with other books, movies, TV shows I will regularly be reviewing on.

UPDATE: My amazing friend Nejjie gave me the lowdown in the comments, thanks girl!
Her synopsis:
Hey, here is what I got from the show:

Elena and Stefan get together like Edward & Bella do in Breaking Dawn, lol and when he goes to get her something to drink, she finds a picture of Katherine. Freaked out that they look identical, she storms out very upset.
As she drives (speeds) in her car and cries, she sees someone standing in the road and hits him. Her car flips over and she sees the man star to get up. In the process- he is unbreaking his bones and makes his way towards Elena. He is so close that he could touch her but then Damon comes into the picture! & the mysterious dude flees. He is either another vamp or another crazy mythical creature (werewolf?)
Damon helps Elena out of the car, the way he looks at her - you can see how he would never hurt her because she looks so much like his beloved Katherine (the love of his life) Elena is bleeding, he looks at her lip which is bleeding and she speaks "I look like her" and she passes out. The look Damon gives her is that he is concerned and he responds, "What are you talking about?" But she is already passed completely out.
The next scene you see Elena in a car- she wakes up and sees that she is with Damon. He tells her they are in Georgia. She freaks out and tells him to pull over. He does and she begins to get out. She starts to have a hard time because she is in pain and he runs over in a flash and helps her. This catches Elena off guard and you can tell that Damon has a soft spot for Elena because of her resemblance to Katherine.

Elena's phone begins to ring which turns out to be in Damons pocket. Its Stefan calling who is very concerned about Elena and even more worried that she is with Damon. Elena won't talk to Stefan because she is still upset. So her & Damon go off to visit someone in Georgia that Damon insists on doing. They go to a bar to visit a witch he has none for a sometime. They seem friendly but after drinking and having a good time- her real intentions are shown when she calls Lexie 's(Stefans best vamp friend that Damon staked) BOYFRIEND- who is a vampire himself! He kidnaps Elena as bait to get Stefan outside of the bar- where he beats the hell out of Damon & is about to light him on fire. Elena pleads with him after she realizes that he was Lexie's True Love. He doesn't kill Damon out of respect for Lexie and he leaves!
Damon goes back to the bar and kills his witch friend for betraying him but she tells him that Lexie was her friend too and he killed her for no reason! But before he rips her heart out- she pleads for her life and tells him that he can open the underground church tomb where Katherine and other vamps are. All he needs is Emily's journals to find the spell and open the tomb.
On the ride home from Georgia- Damon tells Elena twice that she isn't bad company and they kinda bond! She reminds him that she saved his life and now it seems like he will be in the picture more with Elena. I dont think he will ever harm her since he is in debt to her now!

When Elena gets home, she goes to visit Stefan. Who tells her some shocking things because she doesn't want any secrets. He tells her that when he came back to Mystic Falls- he heard a crash and when he went to check it out- he saw a car submerged into the lake. He jumped in to help and it was Elena, her father and mother. When he saw Elena, she looked just like Katherine. That is why he stayed in Mystic Falls and look into Elena's background. Finding that she was clearly ADOPTED! So she is descendent of Katherines bloodline/family!
Next weeks episode we see that the person Elena hit is back to get her!
Now with the History Teacher Alaric- I don't believe he is a vampire! He must be a vampire slayer! He killed that crazy reporter turned vamp in the last epi before this one. I think him seeing his wife being eaten by Damon, he turned Vamp Slayer and he is out to kill all vamps and get his revenge on Damon! The ring, I'm not sure if that is a token of certain vamps he kills that have the power to come outside but in last nights episode, he was half in and out of his car in the sunshine without the ring on. So he clearly can't be a vamp because he was in no pain at all from the sun! But we will soon see.. I cant wait!! =)

I can't wait either, Nejjie, and thanks for the low down! And, please visit this girl's site, Run Away With Fate, amazingly awesome!
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Review: Blood Promise (Vampire Academy #4) by Richelle Mead

After reading all the other four books, I loved this one the most. The book is set after Rose Hathaway has just killed way too many Strigoi (bad vampires) that she has a special tatto for it. Even though she is a hero to her school, St. Vladmir's Academy, she has lost the love of her life, Dimitri. He has become a Strigoi in the mix of all the fights the school encountered. Rose drops out of school and leaves her best friend, Lissa, behind to search for him. She goes back to his hometown, Baia, to search for him and kill him like they promised each other they would do if the other became a Strigoi because they both rather die than become evil. But, when faced with the decision to kill him or join him, Rose is faced with the biggest decision of her life.
I bought this book because I just fell in love with the series. I read this in less than a week because I couldn't put it down. Te beginning ran a little slow with Rose going through the streets of Russia and you were lost as to why she was trying to find a town full of dhampirs when she should be looking for Strigoi but as the story goes on, you start relizing she's looking for Dimitri's family. I did like the new character, Sydney, even though she was a tad bit important to the story, she was a good addition to the story. The other characters like Mark, who is shadow-kissed, and Oskana, who is a spirit user. They were good assets to the story along with a man named Abe, or Ibrahim (if that helps you Academy fans out). I won't tell you why he is important but it will come as a shock to you when you find out. Along with Rose's search for Dimitri and the new characters, the old ones are all still in there because of Rose's looks through Lissa's eyes once in awhile. The other problems at the Academy are really great, they stir even more troubles for Rose than she already has but they seem so...random. When Lissa is controlled by a girl named Avery who came here for "vacation" is very random, I didn't see the need to go that far with that kind of thing. I rather see Viktor come back into the story or another Strigoi killing or Lissa going into a deep depression because Rose left and start back her...cutting. Those seem very logical and safe to do but the problems Lissa faces are random and make you sort of resent her. Since she is being controlled by Avery, I see why she's being that way but you do resent her when she's rude to Jill and Christian.
The climax to the story was great, the fight between Rose and Dimitri wass heartbreaking along with suspenseful. When Rose rather commit suicide than have Dimitri kill her, well I was sort of on her side. She seemed so determined or it and the conversation before Dimitri "dies" was very jaw dropping.
The ending was a great cliff hanger for the next book. I can not wait for Spirit Bound! I give this book four out of four black nail polishes and look below to see Spirit Bound's sypnosis and cover!
Dimitri gave Rose the ultimate choice. But she chose wrong…

After a long and heartbreaking journey to Dimitri’s birthplace in Siberia, Rose Hathaway has finally returned to St. Vladimir’s—and to her best friend, Lissa. It is nearly graduation, and the girls can’t wait for their real lives beyond the Academy’s iron gates to begin. But Rose’s heart still aches for Dimitri, and she knows he’s out there, somewhere.
She failed to kill him when she had the chance. And now her worst fears are about to come true— Dimitri has tasted her blood, and now he is hunting her. Only this time, he won’t rest until Rose joins him…forever.
Synopsis by Good Reads
Release Date: May 18, 2010
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The Twilight Companion: FINISHED!

After reading for a looong time (for me), I am finished with The Twilight Companion: The Unauthorized Guide to the Series by Lois H. Gresh.
In my previous post, I did ride Gresh on a lot of things...and I still do. Like the whole thing that you can't be in a relationship with a werewolf without getting hurt and you have to put on a werewolf costume to satisfy him...um, no! If werewolves want their women to become werewolves then why didn't Jacob Black say that Bella was "too human" and if werewolves do that, why not vampires? It didn't matter that to me that she preferred Edward (which she said she wasn't on any team but it is very obvious she is) and vampires but I didn't like how she made werewolves seem like they couldn't be romantic or stable when they get angry. Jake gave Bella a dreamcatcher and this little beauty vv:
So, yeah, I do think they can be romantic. And, yes, I am Team Jacob! I think it would be obvious by my Team Jacob bag, my life size poster of Taylor Lautner, my Twilight poster of Jacob, and the fact that my mp3 is deemed with Jacob photos. So, I will admit that most of my hosterity is from the fact I do love my fictional werewolf but still you shouldn't pick a side. When you're writing a book, unless it's a first person story, you shouldn't make how you feel towards Edward and not towards Jacob into a GUIDE that is for the WHOLE series. If you want to make a guide for Edward, by all means, go ahead. (I will read that one too.) But don't push vampires, or werewolves, on me, I as a TwiHard just want to go more indepth in the story...that's all. And, making Jacob seems like he's hairy and drools and howls <---- what's wrong with howling?! while Edward is clean shaven and has rock hard abs. Sorry to do this to the people that wished to get passed this but do we remember Taylor Lautner's natural abs and Rob's airbrushed abs and the nasty hair on his chest. (I still love you, RPattz. Truly, I do!)

Total difference right! But, anyways, my review is on the book, not the abs. I still giv this whole book a 3 1/2 black nali polishes out of 4. I do believe that the quizzes were good, the grammar and all that were terrific but the fact of putting your point into a guide about the series (not Edward Cullen), it kind of makes me pull back the whole four. So there you go, Gresh! Hope your other guide is just as good...and hopefully less opinionated.
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Review: In The Land Of Women (2007)


This past Saturday, I decided to watch In The Land of Women because it seemed...well, Kristen Stewart was in it. That's the real reason. :] But, anyways, at first I couldn't wait to see KStew in here but my attention was towards these two:
Yes, Meg Ryan and Adam Brody.
I loved this movie because of their connection. When they first meet it was so right and real. AHH! Meg plays KStew's character's mother, Sarah, and she loves the perfect life, so she nicely introduces herself to Adam's character, Carter. Carter soon talks to her to get contact from someone else but his akward grandmother. They soon take walks together and share secrets and their love lives. But, Lucy, Sarah's daughter, falls for Carter and a twist completely spins this story out of control.
*slow clap*
Great job, guys! I completely loved this movie to death. Ryan was amazingly beautiful and at the same time lost as to what happened to her picture perfect life. Brody played the heart-broken writer greatly and that story of the teddy bear. Classic! Stewart played the distraught teenager amazingly! Stewart made her character lovable at times and sometimes you wanted to choke her, that was completely on the T. KStew was great and I couldn't believe that her lip biting came in handy. I didn't, however, like KStew's hair blonde, she should keep it as the dark hues, it looks more beautiful on her.
The other characters were great too, even Carter's grandmother...who didn't want to wear pants when she answered the door. I loved the little sister, she was the typical little sister that was the mother's comfort and the cheating husband that still seemed to cheat even when his wife...well, I'll let you find out for yourself.
I truly recommend this movie to all the Juno and My Sister's Keeper fans out there.
I give this movie three nail polishes for the great acting and plotline but I have to take away one for not putting in what happened to Sarah! So, 3 out of 4 black nail polishes!
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Twilight Companion--Chapter 1: Bite Me Review

Last night, I picked this up thinking "Awesome! A guide for Twilight!" Of course I'm not out of the loop, I just finally found it...for $10.39. So, after buying this and Blood Promise. I decided to read the Companion fist to see what's it all about.
Well, after reading the first chapter, I can safely say that this is going to be very...opinionated. In the first fifteen pages, Gresh already came to the conclusion that Edward Cullen is "Mr. Perfect" and that every girl wants to be Bella Swan (for her persoanlity). Now I love Edward (and RPattz) and he is pretty perfect. Not saying he's not. And, I'm not saying that every girl doesn't want to be Bella. But, think about it, how many times do you go walking down a New Moon or Twilight premiere fan line and you see "Team Bella" or "I Love Bella Swan" shirts. Either rarely or...never. Sorry. But, most people see Bella as whiny or needy, so saying that Bella is the perfect girl every girl wants to be is taking it a little too far. Edward, okay I understand there are huge Team Edwards out there. (I'm a Team Jacob girl.) And, I do love how protective and loving Edward is but telling millions of girls who are reading this that Eward Cullen is "Mr. Perfect" and only him. She even decides to list off actors (who are humans by the way!) who can't compare to Edward. Like Matt Damon, Bradd Pitt, James McAvoy, Patrick Dempsey, Daniel Radcliffe, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Johnny Depp. JOHNNY DEPP!
This man???^^
You actually said that Edward Cullen is better than Johnny. My Johnny. The one who did Pirates of the Caribbean, Edward Scissorhands, Publia Enemies, and the upcoming Alice In Wonderland?
Uh, no!Sorry, Gresh, but you are dead wrong. This hot beast above is my Edward Cullen.
But, anyways, it's okay to have Edward's perosonality traits in mind when finding someone but to name a fictional character Mr. Perfect and no one who is real is, it's giving girls false hopes and regular guys NO chance whatsoever.
Right now I give this back a one blask nail polish for great writing but bad deliever. I don't like anything Twilight to be one-sided UNLESS it is the actual books.
Hopefully it'll get better.
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Review: 'Up In The Air' (2009)

I literally just came out of the theater and I am...amazed! Everyone person was amazing in this movie from George to Anna to Vera and so on.
The movie (and I think there's a book) is about a guy, Ryan (Clooney), who is a frequent flyer and his job is to fire people around the nation. One day when he comes back to his work base, a new girl, Natalie (Kendrick), shows a new method of firing people: by video chat. Obviously Ryan is upset by the idea and takes Natalie in the air with him to show him why this is the right method. Ryan also has a "hit-it-and-forget-it" girl, Alex (Farmiga). He soons starts falling for her and it takes his life in sudden twist and turns.
I will not give any spoilers but I do have to mention that the movie makes the most "gasp" worthy ending. The final scene is like the final scene in Cast Away. --------Great movie by the way. But enough about the ending....
Performances
George Clooney
Absolutely amazing like every other of his movies. I thought that George might have struggled with playing kind of a humor romance kind of thing like Juno or Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist but he was surprisingly great! I couldn't notice however that he had that twitchy smile like he wanted to go on laughing. It reminded me a lot of RPattz in New Moon, doesn't mean it wasn't great though! Clooney did a great job with being the guy who is so isolated but knows how people react and how to handle it. He seemed exactly like a guy whose been a business for years. My dad is a communication salesman so I know how professional they are but knowledgable on all outcomes.
Anna Kendrick
*slow clap*
Can we get a Oscar nom, please? For Anna, I was very scared to watch her be in the big league. (Yes, Twilight is in the big league but she isn't our lovable Jessica but the sassy Natalie.) At first, I kept seeing Anna being a teenager and not right out of Cornell material. As the movie went on and she drank martinis and sang karaoke (which she was good at), it became clear that there was no Jessica Stanley in here. Anna was amazing at playing the newbie and not fully knowing hat it takes to be in Ryan's field. I loved Anna in this and I truly thinks she deserves atleast an Oscar for this performance because she completely seperated herself from Jessica in a great way and she didn't have to be nude or curse all the time to get away from a teenager role...she just had to drink! Just kidding! Love you, Anna!
Vera Farmiga
Vera was brilliant as Alex. The first time Ryan and her, it was like being bored at a bar and just making small talk with each other for something to do. She was great throughout, even though she was the hit-and-run girl, I still loved her. She was lovable and just like Ryan but you knew he was the one for Ryan. I loved her performance because she went from being the person you wanted Ryan to be with FOREVER to the person you just loved to hate. Vera did a great performance throughout the movie, she was very smooth with her lines and every time she was funny it was even more hilarious because she didn't try to be as funny as some other actresses. I loved Vera as Alex and she deserves a "Supporting Role" award.

Overall, I give this movie 5 out of 5 black nail polishes for a great movie. I thought I wouldn't like it because of the normal plotline but it really WOWed me and now I can see why it is up for "Best Picture". Way to go, guyz!

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Review: Skinwalkers (2006)

Two packs of werewolves, divided by principles are signaled by the moon of the coming of an ancient prophecy. A small boy named Timothy approaches his 13th birthday, unaware this marks the time of his transformation. Timothy has been raised by his mother Rachel, his grandmother, his Uncle Jonas, his cousin Katherine and her boyfriend, Adam. Rachel and her son Timothy have been unaware that the rest of the family are good werewolves that have guarded Timothy since birth. They know that Timothy is a half blood, and will control the destiny of the family. But they also know that Timothy's power will put him in danger, for there are other werewolves that revel and embrace their blood-lust that are prepared to kill to preserve their way of life. These werewolves, led by Varek, Zo and Sonya, are hell bent on finding Timothy...their kin.
Source

I have watched this movie countless times and I love it over and over and over! It is rated R though and does have nudity. So, no young or immature viewers! I love this movie because of the complex movie timeline and how it is a human mother taking care of the little boy and not another werewolf. It's not like she knows and is keeping it from him, it's a completely honest relationship between them. The mother is played by Rhona Mitra and the poor boy is played by Matthew Knight.
Source: Boston News
[Yes, them.]

They both are incredible in this movie and give new meaning to mother-son relationships. The bad guys are truly bad guys with the intent that this how they really are supposed to act. Blood-crazy werewolves that hate being in human form
The leader of the "bad" werewolf pack is Varek who is played by Jason Behr, he's the guy who played Jack Frost in Frost. He is absolutely great for this character...not to mention cute. At first I didn't think he would be that good of a bad guy seeing as on he was on Happily Even After, 7th Heaven, and The Way but he did a very greast job at playing Varek and I give him two thumbs up. I do recommend seeing this movie it is very good and gives the right amount of gore and thriller to keep you not grossed out and not scared of your closet for two weeks. They give great detail into the background as to why they want the boy, why he's different, and so on. James Issac did the best job with this movie, I truly don't think anyone would have made it any better. And they don't spend the whole time having guys without shirts and constant changing into werewolves they show them in human form because most of them hate it and go crazy because they only turn on full moons. So its not like every five minutes a werewolf pops out.
The werewolves are...well, to be honest. Horrible! it was probably the worst I've ever seen since Teen Wolf Too:
*Shakes head*

This was the best they could do with the werewolves:
[Yep, that's it.]

And, I don't want to hear anything saying that it wasn't pssible because if Underworld's werewolves could be that "AH"-mazing, then you guys could of done it too. Other than the atrocious werewolf imaging it's a great movie and I recommend it. (The humans, not the werewolves! They're weird and akward.)

Peace and Fangs,
Alisha
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Review: Breaking Dawn (The Twilight Saga #4) by Stephenie Meyer

The famous and world wide known Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer. If you've been leaving under a rock, the story consists of Bella Swan marrying her one and only, Edward Cullen, and having a series of situations to go through. Like pregnancy, dealing with the Volturi and getting mad at Jacob...for imprinting. Over this Christmas, I recieved the whole series.
[Been on my Christmas list for a looong time!]

So during my winter break, I decided to reread Breaking Dawn...to see small details I missed. As I started reading it, I couldn't help but notice how whiny Bella was with her new gift. Okay yes it was extravigent for a car in Forks but still that Mercedes was too gorgeous to pass up. How can you whine over something like this?!:

The only whining that should be down is if it got stolen or taken away! How can you whine over having to drive that^^. Pitiful. As I was reading about the wedding, Bella kept whining and whining and whining. I'm sorry but I truly think that marrying Edward Cullen isn't that bad! It's not like your at a shot gun wedding held up against your will, if it was truly that big of a deal...she could of said a simple 'no'. But nooo! leaving Edward would crush her! Then how about enjoy the stupid wedding, it means one: you'll be a vampire that much sooner, two: you'll be able to get it on with your husband who is EDWARD CULLEN and three: you'll be with that beautiful dude for the rest of eternity! I would be the happiest person in the world if I was marrying my one and only and he wanted me! And, also I wouldn't get so down on myself. A vampire and werewolf want her. I'd be pretty arrogant if I was Bella. There were a few things I was unhappy with like the fact that there was no fiht. Okay, Steph, I get someone would have to die (and someone did anyways!) but why not create a fight. it would have been awesome to see Bella work her shield and having all the powers work against each other. And no one has to die...just be damaged. I don't know. The book is amazing with the detail but sometimes I think it could have used a little less detail because I was more focused on what color the trees were while Bella ran around as a newborn than why she was heading towards a human. Overall, I loved the book it has been one of my favorites so far! I truly hope they make it into a movie just hope that KStew will tune down the whiniess because she has done that throughout Twilight, New Moon, and I know Eclipse. She's more a deep in thought actress than a whiner. So, I loved Breaking Dawn and I do think everyone should read it no matter how much you don't like the Twilight saga. So A+, Stephenie Meyer!

Peace and Fangs,
Alisha
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