Olivia Truffaut-Wong
http://iwatchiam.wordpress.com
Olivia was born in Berkeley, California, where she was raised to love movies, books and all things entertainment. She went on to major in Film Studies at Barnard College and fall in love with writing. She cultivates a healthy love for The CW and will watch anything starring Channing Tatum.

Latest Articles

The 'Pirates 5' Post-Credits Hints At A Huge Return

Post-credits scenes in Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean franchise have historically had little to do with the plot of future films. They're more like funny tags than teasers of what's to come, but th...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

'Baywatch' Features An Olympic-Worthy Cameo

Summer is coming, and it's bringing the new Baywatch movie with it. Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, and Priyanka Chopra star in the big screen adaptation of the iconic '90s television show, but it wouldn't...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Zac Efron's 'Baywatch' Character Will Feel So Familiar

Thought Zac Efron was all abs in Baywatch? Think again. He also has a personality that might seem very familiar to viewers of the 2016 Olympics. In Baywatch, Efron plays Matt Brody, a Olympian swimmer...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Don't Miss The 'Baywatch' Post-Credits Gag Reel

What's a lifeguard to do after he's risked his life saving his beach from an evil business woman/drug dealer? If you've ever wondered, the Baywatch post-credits scene will finally give you the answers...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

The Men Of 'Baywatch' Get All The Glory

Despite the female characters in its cast and the women that'll likely make up much of its audience, the new R-rated comedy Baywatch is all about the men. A majority of the film is spent with stars Dw...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

'Star Wars' Kelly Marie Tran's 'Vanity Fair' Cover Is Groundbreaking

It's not even out in theaters yet, but Star Wars: The Last Jedi is already breaking a lot of barriers. Just this week, the film became responsible for a huge milestone: making star Kelly Marie Tran th...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

HR Is The Hero Iris Needs On 'The Flash'

HR really goes above and beyond in The Flash Season 3 finale. Not only does he play a critical role in the fight against Savitar, he essentially defeats him single-handedly. HR saves Iris on The Flash...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Barry Pays A Price To Defeat Savitar On 'The Flash'

Barry Allen officially becomes a superhero in The Flash's Season 3 finale, when he sacrifices himself to save Central City (and maybe the entire planet). After defeating Savitar, saving Iris, and gett...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

13 Documentaries As Creepy As 'Mommy Dead & Dearest'

Gypsy Blanchard, the subject of HBO's new documentary Mommy Dead & Dearest, is currently serving a 10-year sentence for second-degree murder in the death of her mother, Dee Dee Blanchard. And while a ...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

'War Machine' Satirizes The War in Afghanistan

Watching the trailer for Netflix's new original film War Machine, it's hard not to see how it could be based on a true story. The film offers a satirical look into the war in Afghanistan through the e...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Get Your Pirates Recap Before 'Dead Men Tell No Tales'

It's hard to believe that the first Pirates movie Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl started as a movie based on a theme park ride. But, 14 years and three follow-ups later, the Pi...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

'Pirates 5' Is The Either The End Or A New Beginning

The Pirates of the Caribbean franchise has had a hell of a run, and it's not over yet. Disney's massive series is getting ready for the release of its fifth film, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Te...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

The Hollow Is Reborn On 'The Originals'

It finally happened: The Hollow's resurrection plans came to fruition on The Originals, and it's bad news for everyone in New Orleans. After kidnapping Elijah and stabbing him with Marcel's venom, The...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Elijah's Life On 'The Originals' Is In Jeopardy

The entire Mikaelson family rallied to save Elijah from the grips of the Hollow on The Originals, but the ancient witch is proving to be a much a greater foe than they once thought. Last we saw her, T...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Fans Will Love The 'Everything, Everything' End Credits Song

Everything, Everything has everything you could ever want from a teen romance. A first love thwarted by conflict, a smart, funny leading lady, and a super cute, long haired leading man. It also has a ...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

'Alien: Covenant' Ditches The Post-Credits Scene

Alien: Covenant is not the last Alien movie we will ever see. Almost 40 years after Ridley Scott's original Alien came out in theaters, and the franchise is stronger than ever. And, with more Alien mo...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Let's Stop Comparing 'Alien: Covenant's Daniels To Ripley

It's hard to look at Katherine Waterston's Daniels in Alien: Covenant and not immediately think of Sigourney Weaver's Ripley in Alien. Ridley Scott's growing Alien franchise is, after all, specificall...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

This Is The Biggest 'Everything, Everything' Change From The Book

There are a lot of things that can go wrong when adapting a YA novel. Bringing a beloved book to the big screen is a tricky thing, especially when the book is mostly inner monologue or written convers...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

'Everything, Everything' Takes A Major Stand For On-Screen Diversity

It's no secret that Hollywood sometimes needs a push in the right direction when it comes to on-screen diversity, and Everything, Everything could be just the nudge it needs. The movie, an adaptation ...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Barry Teams Up With Captain Cold On 'The Flash'

Captain Cold returned to The Flash in the May 16 episode, bringing some much needed levity and breaking and entering skills to the Team on "Infantino Street." Barry's last ditch effort to save Iris is...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Don't Expect An Obi-Wan Cameo In 'Rogue One'

Obi-Wan Kenobi is one of the most well-known Star Wars characters. He's also one that has appeared in the most films, with a pivotal role in both the original trilogy and the prequels. The character h...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Jyn Erso's Age Could Confirm A Star Wars Theory

Ever since fans got their first glimpse of Jyn Erso, the newest Star Wars heroine introduced in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, they have been desperately trying to place her within the already known St...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

The 19 Most Toxic Male Characters In Movie History

Toxic male characters are as much of a staple of Hollywood as happy endings. Toxic on-screen men range from leading men to supporting characters, from the hero to the bad boyfriend. They're everywhere...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Barry & Jay Team Up Against Savitar On 'The Flash'

Barry ran to Earth 3 to recruit Jay Garrick (aka, the Man in the Iron Mask from Season 2, aka another Flash) to help in the fight against Savitar on The Flash mid-season finale, "The Present." Savitar...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Watch John Krasinski Dish On 'The Hollars'

It took years for John Krasinski to get The Hollars into production. The movie marks the Office actor's second major outing behind the camera, working as both director and star. But, despite Krasinski...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

'The Edge Of 17' Is A Must-See Feminist Movie

Most feminist films released in 2016 were independent ones with limited releases and very small budgets. They were popular on the festival circuit, but not widely released,  or they were studio releas...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

The 11 Best 'Moana' Lyrics Will Make You Smile

Moana is already making a name for itself as Disney's next Frozen. The film stars Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson and newcomer Auli'i Cravalho as the demigod Maui and young heroine Moana, respectively. The ...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

The 13 Most Romantic Christmas Movies On Netflix

Christmas season is pretty romantic. The sun doesn't shine as bright, the sky is full of grey clouds, and the weather makes it so that you're wandering around town in big, puffy jackets, but it's stil...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Watch Meryl Streep Be The World's Worst Singer

It's hard to believe Meryl Streep could be bad at anything. So, it wasn't surprising to see just how good she was at singing badly. That might sound like a backhanded compliment, but it's actually glo...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

A Guide To Streaming Hallmark Christmas Movies

At the Hallmark Channel, Christmas season is pretty much all year long. The Hallmark Channel is the channel for Christmas original movies and holiday cheer. Since the network began airing original Chr...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

How To Stream 21 ABC Family Christmas Movies

ABC Family may have gotten a makeover this year, changing its name to Freeform and earning a brand new logo, but some things don't change, like the network's classic 25 Days of Christmas. In December,...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

The 13 Sexiest Christmas Movies Ever

It's officially Thanksgiving which means that all your friends and relatives can't make fun of you for listening to Christmas music and buying up red and green decorations like it's going out of style...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

13 Movies Bringing Sexy Back In 2017

2017 is on track to be a super sexy year at the movies. Movies already announced for release in the new year include sexy superheroes, sexy vampires, sexy werewolves, sexy spies, sexy robots, sexy spa...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Killer Frost Took Over Caitlin On 'TheFlash'

Caitlin might not want her powers on The Flash, but they certainly want her. In "Killer Frost" Caitlin's powers took control of our sweet Dr. Snow after she used her icy talents to save Barry from los...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

This 'Fantastic Beasts' Easter Egg Explains A Lot

For the most devoted Harry Potter fans among us, there are an endless amount of delightful HP references and nods in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. I mean, the entire movie is basically a pi...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

13 Movies To Watch This Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving I am thankful for many things. I'm thankful for my family, friends, and cake, but, most importantly (sorry family), I'm thankful for movies. Comedies, dramas, teen movies, thrillers,...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Newt Gets A Creepy Message In 'Fantastic Beasts'

When Newt recovers all of his lost magical creatures in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, you'd think most of his problems would be solved. Unfortunately, amidst his journey to collect his magi...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Benedict Cumberbatch Is More Than 'Doctor Strange'

Doctor Strange is full of small details. As the newest film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), it features an endless amount of Marvel Easter Eggs and references. Some are just small nods to fans...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Ava DuVernay's '13th' Doc Is Essential

Ava DuVernay has become a strong voice in Hollywood, specifically when it comes to activism. In 2014, she led her Selma cast in wearing "I Can't Breathe" t-shirts at the film's premiere, and she has u...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

19 '90s Movies To Stream For A Night In

I think we can all agree that, while the past 16 years have given us plenty of amazing movies (and even more amazing pop culture), there's still nothing quite like the '90s. Thankfully, there are some...
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong