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Fantastic 4 Reboot because we need a new Human Torch that’s not Captain America- Trailer

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My feelings towards the Fantastic Four movies from 2005 and 2007, are neutral. I found the films entertaining, but wasn’t a hyperventilating mess over them. They were fine. When I heard they would be making a reboot, all I could think was: WHY? Then I remembered there was a very-well made Spiderman trilogy and STILL someone insisted […]

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Outdoor Back to The Future 2 movie screening in Randalls Island NYC

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  Yesterday I went to watch Back to The Future 2 at Randalls Island in New York City. I’ve been dying to see a movie outside during this awesome weather. Though the weather did dip a little in the middle of the night, it was amazing. Chips, Beer, and Michael J. Fox, makes for an amazing […]

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Playing with Destiny and Gnomes : Movie review Amélie

Amelie Movie Review

Such a french movie and such a delight! I accidentally stumbled across the movie Amélie one night, and fell in love, subtitles and all. Amelie is a clever story of a young woman working at a coffee shop with her own apartment, living a very quiet life. The American in me kept asking where her […]

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Villains are telling their stories; Maleficent Review

Maleficent Movie Review

Maleficent. We are living in the day where Good and Bad are no longer so black and white. We are no longer taking the “good guy’s” story as our final depiction of what truly happened in a story. The villains are telling their side and we are discovering that things may not be the way we […]

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Crazy is the new Black; Girl Interrupted Review

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Girl Interrupted is based on a memoir written by Susana Kaysen on a difficult time in her life that led her to a mental institution for 2 years. Winona Ryder plays Susana and Angelina Jolie is her confident sociopath buddy on the inside, Lisa. There are several important parts of mental health that this movie […]

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Here are the Awards American Hustle Should be Nominated For: Movie Review

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American Hustle has received a whopping 10 Academy award nominations. It was nominated for seven Golden Globes, taking home three for: Best Motion Picture, Best Actress to Amy Adams, and Best Supporting Actress to Jennifer Lawrence. Not to mention their many SAG award nominations and acceptance of the Outstanding performance in a Motion Picture Award. via […]

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Why Frozen is One Small Step for Fairytale Women

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I wouldn’t leave all the animated movies to the kids. Yes, I used the word animated instead of a cartoon, because it sounds more grown up. Disney’s Frozen is in theaters and has been nominated for an Academy Award.  A well-deserved award indeed. They broke the Disney princess mold with this one. I’m hoping that […]

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The Wizard of Oz Adaptations and Where it All Started

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The Wizard of Oz has a long history and continues to be a fan favorite. It’s a novel that was written by L. Frank Baum in the 1900’s.  But everybody knows that the Wizard of Oz is truly known for the film version with Judy Garland that came out in 1939.With all the colorful characters […]

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