Thursday Movie Picks: Prequels

Hey, guys!
Welcome to another entry for Thursday Movie Picks.
It’s a series hosted by Wandering Through the Shelves, so if you want to join the party, head over to her blog! It’s pretty easy: check out each week’s topic and come up with 3 to 5 movies that fit the theme.
Today the topic is prequels, so here we go!

#1 Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning

The first film that came to mind when I read the topic was this prequel for Ginger Snaps. The original movie is a pretty bad-ass horror flick from Canada that was followed by a sequel and eventually this prequel.
I really need to rewatch all three films again soon, it’s been far too long!

#2 Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me

Twin Peaks is one of my favorite 90s TV shows and David Lynch is among my favorite directors. So, of course, this list wouldn’t be complete without naming Fire Walk with the Me, the prequel to the iconic show.

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Movie Mania: Oz the Great and Powerful

Hello folks!

Today’s post has been waiting in my drafts folder for quite some time now. The movie I want to talk about is Sam Raimi’s star packed adventure Oz the Great and the Powerful.
Do you want to find out what was going on in Oz before Dorothy crash landed?

 

The Plot:
Oscar Diggs is the more or less famous magician who stars in a travelling circus. As he is quite a rascal, Oscar soon gets into trouble but he is lucky: he escapes in a hot air balloon. Well, that is until the balloon gets sucked into a tornado that drags him right to the land of Oz. That’s where problems really begin… Continue reading