Sarah Musnicky

Sarah Musnicky
Tomatometer-approved critic
Biography:
Growing up as an autistic individual, Sarah Musnicky has relied on movies and television as an instruction manual on society and its constant changing standards. She initially explored this in her writing before making the leap into writing for entertainment news journalism in 2016. Musnicky first started writing for Legion of Leia and has worked alongside founder and editor-in-chief, Jenna Busch, since. Since getting her start at Legion of Leia, she has written and provided content for outlets like That Hashtag Show, Screen Rant, and Comingsoon.net. Sarah is currently a contributor to Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills and VitalThrills.com, and the managing editor at horror review website, Nightmarish Conjurings.

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
7.5/10 77% Doctor Sleep (2019) While Doctor Sleep itself is a pleasant surprise, the heart of the film is found in Kyliegh Curran's Abra and Rebecca Ferguson's Rose the Hat. - VitalThrills.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2019
6/10 62% Paradise Hills (2019) PARADISE HILLS is a stunningly gorgeous sight for the eyes, reflecting a refreshing color palette seldom seen in the YA dystopian film genre. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2019
4/10 41% Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019) "It is ultimately a better film than its predecessor, but is weighed down by too many plot points and not enough of Maleficent herself." - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2019
9/10 No Score Yet The Fare (2019) THE FARE is a beautifully crafted mystery that explores the desire for connection and intimacy within the confines of a moving taxing cab. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2019
3/10 80% Homewrecker (2019) Unfortunately, while Homewrecker had a lot of thematic potential, the overall execution fell flat for this writer. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2019
91% The Wretched (2019) The Wretched, while presenting arguably one of my favorite witch characters in the horror movie genre today, ultimately was just decent. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2019
6/10 No Score Yet Sator (2019) If you can be patient and don't mind the slow pacing, this film will imprint its mark on you. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2019
79% Batman Returns (1992) None have captured the feeling of Bruce Wayne's duality more, in my opinion, than Tim Burton's BATMAN RETURNS. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2019
72% Batman (1989) I found that I really enjoyed the film. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2019
7/10 51% Tolkien (2019) The strength of this film resides not in its storytelling, but in the performances conveyed by the actors onscreen as well as the visuals that infused magic with reality. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2019
100% Master of Dark Shadows (2019) A well-rounded documentary that will leave many fans of the original series excited after learning more about the behind-the-scenes process... - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2019
90% Shazam! (2019) SHAZAM! was refreshingly good, but it was not without its faults. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2019
6/10 81% Abominable (2019) "While the plot is predictable and generic, you won't be able to resist the adorable yeti Everest that DreamWorks has imagined or the stunning visuals in Abominable." - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2019
1/10 No Score Yet Iceman: The Time Traveler (2018) Overall, it may be best to skip out entirely on Iceman: The Time Traveler. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
91% How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) A fitting conclusion to what has come to be one of my favorite animated trilogies. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
50% Heilstatten (2018) he characters are for the most part caricatures. The acting isn't great and the scares are predictable. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
8% I Still See You (2018) A muddling disappointment. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
35% Welcome to Marwen (2018) A very good film marked with enough humor to keep the audience from succumbing to the subject matter tackled in the film. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
63% St. Agatha (2019) I love how much it made me think. And, ultimately, that is what movies should do. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
90% Tito and the Birds (Tito e os Pássaros) (2018) A visually transformative film that will appeal to both young and old alike. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
40% The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018) The emphasis on action over the general intrigue that the Millenium novels have come to embody ends up cheapening the overall film. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
100% The Book of Birdie (2017) Overall, I found THE BOOK OF BIRDIE to be a very powerful, but slow-paced film. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
59% The Grinch (2018) This adaptation...finds a way to tell the story anew and seeks to provide more depth to the titular Grinch while also expanding Cindy Lou Who's role in the story. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
66% Lizzie (2018) What lingers at the end of LIZZIE is a feeling of hope acquired at a disastrous cost that will leave its touch on the audience long after the movie is done. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
100% The Dead Center (2019) Whether because of its seemingly open-ended finale, the powerful performances delivered by the actors, the direction and screenplay, or whether due to the thematic material it chews upon, this film is hard to forget. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
9/10 57% Aladdin (2019) Arguably Disney's best live-action adaptation to date. - VitalThrills.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
7/10 47% Dumbo (2019) While the human characters get lost in the background say for a rare few, the character Dumbo is the main focus and is guaranteed to steal your heart and make you cry. - VitalThrills.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
5/10 59% Then Came You (2019) There should have been a more surprising plot. - VitalThrills.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
5/10 37% Glass (2019) On its own, Glass isn't a well-rounded standalone film. - VitalThrills.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
6/10 79% Mary Poppins Returns (2018) A film that has its upsides as well as its downsides. - VitalThrills.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
7/10 36% Beauty And The Beast (La belle et la bête) (2016) It's definitely a movie meant to entertain and astound the senses visually. - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
75% Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016) An immensely entertaining film. - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
33% Officer Downe (2016) There is really not much else going for this film aside from cheesy lines, poor acting, and spots of good humor here and there. - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
71% Beauty and the Beast (2017) A fun and whimsical film that you can, if you allow yourself to, get completely lost in. - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
30% Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017) Fun, fast-paced, and will keep you entertained for a couple of hours... - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
86% Okja (2017) There is enough sweetness and purity to make the pill easier to swallow but, like an onion, there are enough layers to peel back to leave audiences contemplating the topics Bong Joon Ho presents to us. - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
86% It (2017) There is a weird balance between heartwarming childhood nostalgia and terror that works. - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
93% Thor: Ragnarok (2017) A great film that will definitely entertain you and keep a smile on your face. - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
97% Coco (2017) It is gorgeous and stunning, but will also make sure that you will be ugly crying and calling your family members after the film credits start rolling. - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2019
No Score Yet Painted Woman (2017) The movie finds its voice. That is, ultimately, what sells the film. - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2019
70% Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) A pretty decent film in the Star Wars cinematic universe. - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2019
94% Incredibles 2 (2018) An amazing sequel to the original film. - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2019
73% Christopher Robin (2018) As a movie, Christopher Robin works pretty decently overall. - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2019
66% Suspiria (2018) I think the film has loads of potential, but is too bloated as of now. - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2019
88% Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) Disney continues to shine with its animation and this is apparent in Ralph Breaks the Internet. - Legion of Leia at Vital Thrills EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2019
8/10 63% It Chapter Two (2019) IT CHAPTER TWO is full of laughter and pain. Fun and terror. Fear and triumph. The cast, especially Bill Hader, completely knock it out of the park. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2019
6/10 71% Gwen (2019) "As a slow-paced thriller, GWEN builds a story highlighting the horrors of isolation and industrialization on the vulnerable and poor who can do nothing to stop it. - Nightmarish Conjurings EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 15, 2019
7/10 78% Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019) This film serves as a proper gateway for kids and adolescents to the horror genre while smoothly incorporating the original stories from the books into the overall plotline. - VitalThrills.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 7, 2019
5/10 63% Child's Play (2019) While Child's Play successfully explores new relationship dynamics between Andy and Chucky, the plot itself weighs down what could be a fresh reboot. - VitalThrills.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2019
9/10 97% Toy Story 4 (2019) Toy Story 4 ended up being a pleasant surprise, with a story that explores searching for meaning in life and the self-discovery that happens along the way. - VitalThrills.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2019