Perfect Binge-Watching For Snow Days

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This has been a particularly frigid winter here in Ohio, with temperatures often dipping well into the negative numbers and staying there for weeks. While I usually love all of the seasons, I will admit the cold has been a little too brutal even for me. Thus we’ve been spending tons of time indoors, which … Read morePerfect Binge-Watching For Snow Days

Yor, the Hunter From the Future

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I have a deep and unironic love for a certain type of fantasy film from the ’80s. This encompasses movies like Labyrinth,  The Dark Crystal,  Legend and  The Never-ending Story; the sort of grim fairytales that existed in the dusky light between childhood films and those aimed at adults, often with puppets! (a niche I … Read moreYor, the Hunter From the Future

Paper Dandy’s Horrorgami: 20 Gruesome Scenes to Cut and Fold: Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway! Ends 12/25

I have received sample items to facilitate my post. Paper Dandy’s Horrorgami: 20 Gruesome Scenes to Cut and Fold I’ve always been fascinated and impressed with origami. How could they make it even more appealing? By combining it with one of my favorite genres: horror! This book features meticulous step by step instructions, teaching you … Read morePaper Dandy’s Horrorgami: 20 Gruesome Scenes to Cut and Fold: Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway! Ends 12/25

Disney Junior at the Movies – HalloVeen Party! Oct. 21, 26 & 28

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Movie theaters will be home to a special party this fall with “Disney Junior at the Movies – HalloVeen Party!,” an interactive cinema event playing three days only on October 21, 26 and 28. Kids and parents are invited to dress up, sing, dance, play and celebrate the most spooktacular time of the year with … Read moreDisney Junior at the Movies – HalloVeen Party! Oct. 21, 26 & 28

Celebrating International Day of Friendship With My Little Pony

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We are multi-generational My Little Pony fans here at the Yam. Today I have tons of exciting news to share with you about the ponyverse! Check out the two sweet videos below, plus info on a limited edition Snapchat filter, new toy collection and the upcoming movie. In collaboration with digital media company SoulPancake, Hasbro … Read moreCelebrating International Day of Friendship With My Little Pony

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

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In modern parlance, The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo serves up the tea. But honeychild, it does not stop with tea, it continues on serving a twelve course meal, plus some bubbling hot, sugar-encrusted pie for dessert. This is a tale of old Hollywood glamour, glistening and opulent on top yet filthy underneath. It illustrates … Read moreThe Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

Lifetime Movie Club

If you’re addicted to the particular cultural phenomenon known as Lifetime Movies, you are going to flip over the Lifetime Movie Club! You know who you are. The kind of girl (or guy, we do not discriminate!) who can’t get enough of the slightly over-the-top, campy, cult-following films that only Lifetime can serve you. This … Read moreLifetime Movie Club

An Ode to Rape Culture

Last night I watched Hick,  a probably little-seen indie film from 2011. This isn’t going to be a movie review, though the film itself wasn’t bad. It feels a little scattered in places, which I attribute to it being based on a book, as if they just filmed some scenes without the further exposition and … Read moreAn Ode to Rape Culture

Give Dad a Wild New World With Samsung Gear VR

**The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free I’ve been fascinated by the possibilities of virtual reality since childhood, the science fiction books I read helping to spin wild fantasies of breathtaking virtual worlds limited only by my ability … Read moreGive Dad a Wild New World With Samsung Gear VR

Chloe Sevigny and The Hollywood Status Quo

So during Variety’s panel at the Cannes Film Festival  Chloe Sevigny spoke out about her experiences with inappropriate sexual comments from directors, etc. in Hollywood, which she shies away from even calling harassment.   The reaction? How dare she. She exposed her nipples on multiple occasions in movies! She had a guy’s penis. IN HER … Read moreChloe Sevigny and The Hollywood Status Quo