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Top 5 Halloween Films to Watch Every Year

Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995): One of the best Halloween comedies to watch! Leslie Nielsen stars as Count Dracula in Mel Brooks' comedic turn on the Bram Stoker classic, Dracula. With every Mel Brooks film, you know there will be more than one film reference!   Hocus Pocus (1993): I mean, what's a Halloween… Continue reading Top 5 Halloween Films to Watch Every Year

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Game of Thrones – Season 7

The countdown begins for season 7 of Game of Thrones on HBO (airs July 16). Who's ready?! I know I am! If you are new to the world of Game of Thrones, it follows nine families who fight over the city of Westeros in this mythical series that is written by George R.R. Martin. While… Continue reading Game of Thrones – Season 7

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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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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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Best Of…2016

It's here, guys. The end of 2016. For film, writing, and television, it's been a bumpy road. With the loss of such iconic stars in our lives, we try to start another year fresh, in hopes that 2017 does not take as many creative people. This post, I thought I would kind of recap what… Continue reading Best Of…2016

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Netflix Offline Streaming

If you already have an account with Netflix, then you saw the email that was sent out today saying that you can now STREAM OFFLINE. Yes, you saw that right. Parents- raise your Kindles, iPads, and smartphones into the air. Your kids won't be racking up the data on your devices while on the road… Continue reading Netflix Offline Streaming

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The Big Bang Theory: Season 10 Premiere

CBS's number 1 comedy aired it's season premiere tonight for Season 10 of The Big Bang Theory. Last season, we left off with Sheldon's mother and Leonard's father "hooking up;" Penny and Leonard decide to have an official wedding ceremony; Howard and Bernadette are expecting a baby! What did I think of the premiere? Keep on… Continue reading The Big Bang Theory: Season 10 Premiere

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The Case Of: JonBenet Ramsey

CBS is airing a two-part series following the investigation of the 20-year old murder of JonBenet Ramsey. From what has been shared so far, detectives from the original investigation and new, are re-examining the evidence gathered from that night. Airing on Sunday, September 18, 8:30-10:30PM EST, and concluding on Monday, September 19, 9-11PM EST. Below is… Continue reading The Case Of: JonBenet Ramsey

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Throwback Romance: Clark Gable & Carole Lombard

In the down time that I have that is not involving going to a movie, binge-watching a show, or reading a book, I thought why not look back at some of the iconic Hollywood relationships? Periodically,  I will post a Hollywood couple and their journey, as a couple and as an individual. At the age… Continue reading Throwback Romance: Clark Gable & Carole Lombard