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Let’s just cut to the chase: Matt Damon has no trouble carrying a movie in which he’s trapped alone on the Red Planet.  THE MARTIAN is a success. Clocking in at close to [...]

October 6, 2015 // 0 Comments


Let me start off by telling you that I generally love Nancy Meyers as a writer as well as a director.  FATHER OF THE BRIDE (and FATHER OF THE BRIDE PART 2), THE HOLIDAY, [...]

September 29, 2015 // 0 Comments


I’m a big fan of the “based on a true story” genre.  (I suspect it makes me feel like I’m watching something more academic than purely entertaining.)  So, since I [...]

September 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

BAD TEACHER is not so bad

I recently DVR’d a handful of movies that I hadn’t seen but wouldn’t mind catching for free at home which is why I found myself watching BAD TEACHER on a recent [...]

August 26, 2015 // 0 Comments


You’ll never believe it—I saw another current movie.  It wasn’t on Netflix.  It wasn’t at home.  It was in a real, honest-to-goodness movie theatre where they sell [...]

August 19, 2015 // 0 Comments

INSIDE OUT with Emotions

You’re not going to believe this, but I took a break from old movies on Netflix and made it to a movie theatre to see something current.  Gasp!  I suggest you look up to [...]

August 12, 2015 // 0 Comments

I have a FEVER

I just saw SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER.  It’s considered a classic that people watch and re-watch but it never made it onto my screen until recently.  As someone who judges a [...]

August 5, 2015 // 0 Comments


I just saw DRIVE for the second time last night.  It’s not a great sign that I didn’t remember seeing it the first time.  In fact, during several scenes I kept thinking [...]

July 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

Japan and Japanese in BIG HERO 6

With my free trial month of Netflix running out soon, I recently received BIG HERO 6 in the mail. I kept hearing about this adorable animated movie and as a fan of animated [...]

July 22, 2015 // 0 Comments

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