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Some Like It Hot – Fathom Events – Film Review

  One of my favorite classic films from 1959, Some Like It Hot, arrived in theaters again this week. I have seen this film multiple times on TCM (Turner Classic Movies), and I am so, so excited to see it on the big screen. Two musicians witness an act done by the mob. They flee… Continue reading Some Like It Hot – Fathom Events – Film Review

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Wonder Woman – Film Review

I've waited a long time to finally have a female-leading DC/Marvel film. I am glad they decided to do the origin films of the Justice League (If you haven't seen Wonder Woman yet, be sure to pay attention for the Justice League movie trailer-- OR check out the trailer linked below). There's nothing for me… Continue reading Wonder Woman – Film Review

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Book Review – Big Little Lies

  As soon as HBO announced they were going to do a mini-series of Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies, I thought I should read the novel before I finished the series (I have yet to finish it). Last night, I was able to get through the last 40 pages of the novel. Not going to… Continue reading Book Review – Big Little Lies

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Actors From My Home State

Sorry for the lack in blog posts lately! I recently moved, and have not had Internet until last week. Oops! Thought I'd change posts up this time and highlight some of the actors/actresses that hail from the state I am from-- Illinois. I debated if I wanted to turn this in to a "tag," and… Continue reading Actors From My Home State

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My Life in Books – Tag

Find a book for each of your initials. H-  The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins E-  Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell C-  The Circle by Dave Eggers   Count your age along your bookshelf: What book is it? Well, I can't really answer this as I am packing to move, but I'll do it… Continue reading My Life in Books – Tag

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All the Missing Girls – Book Review

All the Missing Girls is the read for you if you are intrigued by the writing of The Girl on the Train. Filled with suspense and murder, Megan Miranda takes you on an adventure through a small town where character, Nicolette Farrell, has to come back to to fix up her childhood home whilst her… Continue reading All the Missing Girls – Book Review

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Must-See Trailers for 2017

It seems that 2017 is the year for reboots and continuations of sagas in film. On my day off, I was perusing the IMDb website checking out the films that will be coming out this year. Some I hadn't even seen yet during the previews in the theaters. I thought, "why not share some of… Continue reading Must-See Trailers for 2017

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Beauty and the Beast – Film Review

  The stories you have seen about the direction of the live-action screenplay of Beauty and the Beast, while some show how great this film is, others turn it into negativity. I would like to start off by stating that this film was FANTASTIC. Yes, it followed the Disney animated film that was released in… Continue reading Beauty and the Beast – Film Review

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Book Review – “The Passenger” by Lisa Lutz

If you are a reader who is interested in the less mainstream genres of thrillers and mysteries, this novel is for you. Lisa Lutz really blew my mind with The Passenger. You would think the name of the book itself would tell you what the book is really about, but it totally bypasses that and… Continue reading Book Review – “The Passenger” by Lisa Lutz

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SPLIT – Movie Review

M. Night Shyamalan has done is again with the crazy, creepy horror film! Split follows three girls who get kidnapped by a diagnosed man with 23 personalities, who try to escape before the 24th personality emerges. James MccAvoy plays the man with split personalities, which I will say was phenomenal. The way he portrays the… Continue reading SPLIT – Movie Review