• Movie Review War Room

    Movie Review: War Room

    By on September 6, 2015

    I loved the content, theme, and message of this movie, however the execution of the film brings my review...

  • Far from the madding crowd movie review

    Movie Review: Far from the Madding Crowd

    By on May 15, 2015

    I thought the film’s cinematography beautiful, the casting terrific, and the acting well done. Throw in beautiful costumes, impressionistic...

  • Woman in Gold Movie Review

    Movie Review: Woman in Gold

    By on April 26, 2015

    I enjoyed this movie about the restitution of the Gustav Klimt painting “Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer” to it’s...

  • Cinderella movie review

    Movie Review: Cinderella

    By on March 16, 2015

    I thought the new version of Cinderella that came out this past weekend was marvelous. I absolutely loved...

  • 2nd best marigold hotel review

    Movie Review: The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

    By on March 8, 2015

    I was excited to see the sequel, but unfortunately was disappointed with it.

  • Mcfarland, USA

    Movie Review: McFarland, USA

    By on March 1, 2015

    I loved this new movie about a California track coach, played by Kevin Costner. It is an inspiring true...

  • Larkrise to Candleford review

    TV Series: Larkrise to Candleford

    By on February 21, 2015

    We are sorry to be done with the four seasons of this BBC period costume drama that was aired...

  • The Paradise TV Series Review

    TV Series: The Paradise

    By on January 24, 2015

    We really enjoyed this two-season TV series, The Paradise, a BBC costume drama put out on PBS’s Masterpiece Theater....

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    Best of 2014

    By on January 1, 2015

    Wow. I’ve finished six years on this daily blog. That's 2,190 entries! Here's my traditional list of "best blog...

  • Into the Woods movie Review

    Movie Review: Into the Woods

    By on December 26, 2014

    And even though the message, “Be careful what you wish for,” might be good, there were too many loose...

  • Wild movie review

    Movie Review: Wild

    By on December 13, 2014

    I’m a bit conflicted, I guess because the beauty added by the visuals of the panoramic vistas were more...

  • Theory of Everything movie review

    Movie Review: Theory of Everything

    By on November 29, 2014

    Stephen Hawking’s groundbreaking work relates to proving the universe is without limits, so it seems fitting that he...