Movies

  • Movie Review: Brooklyn

    By on December 8, 2015

    I liked this nice movie and give it five stars even though it does its magic imperceptibly instead of...

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    Polly Castor
  • Movie Review: Suffragette

    By on November 18, 2015

    This film chronicles the story of the British suffragette movement in London a little over 100 years ago. It...

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    Polly Castor
  • 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...

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    Polly Castor
  • 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...

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    Polly Castor
  • 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...

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    Polly Castor
  • 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...

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    Polly Castor
  • 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.

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    Polly Castor
  • 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...

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    Polly Castor
  • 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...

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    Polly Castor
  • 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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    Polly Castor
  • 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...

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    Polly Castor
  • 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...

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    Polly Castor