Onward: Resurrecting Lost Dreams, Having Courage, and Treasuring What You’ve Already Got

For Ian, his older brother is uncool, his mother’s boyfriend is even less cool, and he himself is the least cool of all. All Ian wants to be is like his father, who was both courageous and funny. Apparently, Ian’s father had been a magician and he left his children a last gift: a spell that could summon him back from dead just for one day. Now, Ian and his brother, Barley, decides to embark on a journey to search for the final touch to complete the spell, a magic stone guarded by a magical dragon.

For Ian, his older brother is uncool, his mother’s boyfriend is even less cool, and he himself is the least cool of all. Ian wants to be like his father, who was brave, funny, and courageous. So he is determined to cross off his list of dreams: to talk more, to learn how to drive, to invite his friends to his birthday party, and to be more like his dad. Unfortunately, his plan fell through. He came home from school feeling dejected, until his mother showed him and his brother a present from their late father: a magic wand.

Apparently, Ian’s father had been a magician and he left his children a last gift: a spell that could summon him back from dead just for one day. Now Ian and his brother, Barley, decides to embark on a journey to search for the final touch to complete the spell, a magic stone guarded by a magical dragon.

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Cinderella II: Dreams Come True–When Your True Self Is More Magical Than True Fantasy

After years of being a girl covered in ashes and dust, Cinderella has found her true happy ending. Coming home from her honeymoon, she is greeted by her first task as a princess: to hold the palace’s beloved banquet. Not only she has to handle the ballroom’s decoration, the foods, the guests list, and the music, she also has to learn how to act like a proper princess.

After years of being a girl covered in ashes and dust, Cinderella has found her true happy ending. Coming home from her honeymoon, she is greeted by her first task as a princess: to hold the palace’s beloved banquet. Not only she has to handle the ballroom’s decoration, the foods, the guests list, and the music, she also has to learn how to act like a proper princess.

Well, how hard can it be?

Cinderella II: Dreams Come True is a story collection of Cinderella’s life after her marriage to the Prince Charming (note: does he really not have a name?). Released in February 2000, Cinderella II: Dreams Come True offers uncomplicated storyline, a sprinkle of magic, and a lesson (or maybe more) about how to accept yourself as you already are.

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Avengers: End Game – Dealing with Choices and How It Affects the Future

I jumped to Avengers: End Game without watching the previous movies, or even taking a peek on their synopsis. So basically, I was clueless. I could vaguely pinpoint who each character is based on what I’ve heard from the snippets of my friends’ conversation, but I didn’t know what strength they have or what kind of past they’ve been through before they finally assemble as the Avengers. Hell, I didn’t even know what causes them to become the Avengers in the first place. I still don’t, to be honest.

The only superhero movies I’ve watched (and remember the plots) can be counted with one hand. Okay, maybe even with one finger. For sure, I’ll forget about that particular movie soon enough. So, before I also forget about how this movie came to be, I’m going to write about it first.

I jumped to Avengers: End Game without watching the previous movies, or even taking a peek on their synopsis. So basically, I was clueless. I could vaguely pinpoint who each character is based on what I’ve heard from the snippets of my friends’ conversation, but I didn’t know what strength they have or what kind of past they’ve been through before they finally assemble as the Avengers. Hell, I didn’t even know what causes them to become the Avengers in the first place. I still don’t, to be honest.

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Review Movie: Brother of the Year (2018)

CHUT. All he wanted was for a younger brother, but he got a little sister instead. And more than that, Jane–his sister–was everything he could never be. She was smarter, more diligent, more well-behaved, and got all the approvals from people around them. Beside his sister, Chut always paled in comparison. He felt lame and useless. So he acted in retribution–Chut always tried to make Jane’s harder: making a mess of their house, never cleaning up, bringing girls home despite having Jane’s friend as his lover, and even try to break apart Jane’s relationship with her boyfriend. But does he actually hate her, his own sister?

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