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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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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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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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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

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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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Why Him? – Movie Review

  If you are looking for a different kind of movie this holiday season, check out Why Him? James Franco plays a young millionaire, Laird Mayhew, who tries to win over his girlfriend's father, Ned Fleming, played by Bryan Cranston. This comedy is hilarious. Of course, most of what Franco is in is pretty funny.… Continue reading Why Him? – Movie Review

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“Moana” Film Review

Before I touch on the film, can I get a "show of hands" how many of the readers were as excited as I was for this to finally be released? My family and I are addicted to the tropical paradise that is the Hawaiian Islands, so we felt it was mandatory that we needed to… Continue reading “Moana” Film Review

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10 Christmas Movies to Watch Every Season

As just about every family has during the Christmas season, is a tradition. They watch movies, bake certain goodies, and celebrate the holiday a certain way. In my family, we have always made it a point to watch Christmas movies throughout the month of December, leading up to the 25th. It got me thinking of… Continue reading 10 Christmas Movies to Watch Every Season