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Movie Review: When We First Met

Given the tightening margins in the film industry, most major studios prefer to rely on proven hits versus cultivating new talent; which is how every hit movie nowadays seems to span endless sequels and prequels. Without Netflix, a lot of solid, middle of the road movies would never reach an audience.

How I Met Your Mother versus Friends

Friends and How I Met Your Mother follow the lives of a group of 20ish to 30ish friends as they navigate life in the Big Apple (New York City). In Friends, the main anchoring relationship revolves around Ross and Monica, the siblings. Marshall and Lily, the college lovers turned married couple, provide the heart to How I Met Your Mother (HIMYM).

Top 5 Wedding Movies

In honor of my brother’s wedding over the weekend, here are my top five favorite wedding movies. 1. Father of the Bride (1991)  Synopsis: With his oldest daughter’s wedding approaching, a father finds himself reluctant to let go (From IMDb) Review: This is actually…

Top 5 Romantic Comedies

Pride and Prejudice (1995) Synopsis: Jane Austen’s classic novel about the prejudice that occurred between the 19th century classes and the pride which would keep lovers apart. (From IMDb) What I Like: This is the only adaption of Pride and Prejudice worth watching my…

Movie Review: After the Ball

Director: Sean Garrity Rating: PG Starring: Portia Doubleday, Marc-Andre Grondin, Chris Noth, Lauren Holly Screenplay: Jason Sherman & Kate Melville Music by: Ari Posner Cinematography: Pierre Gill Running Time: 101 Minutes Premiered: April 24, 2015 (US Release) Synopsis: After a young fashion designer runs…

Movie Review: The Man From U.N.C.L.E.

Rating: PG-13 Starring: Henry Cavill, Armie Hammer, Alicia Vikander Screenplay: Guy Ritchie & Lionel Wigram Based on Television Series by: Sam Rolfe Music By: Daniel Pemberton Cinematography: John Mathieson Running Time: 116 Minutes Premiered: August 14, 2015 Synopsis: In the early 1960s, CIA agent…

Movie Review: Mission Impossible-Rogue Nation

Director: Christopher McQuarrie Rating: PG-13 Starring: Tom Cruise, Simon Pegg, Jeremy Renner, Rebecca Ferguson, Sean Harris Screenplay: Christopher McQuarrie, Drew Pearce Based on Television Series by: Bruce Geller Music By: Joe Kraemer Cinematography: Robert Elswit Running Time: 131 Minutes Premiered: July 31, 2015 Synopsis:…

Movie Review: Ant Man

Director: Peyton Reed Rating: PG-13 Starring: Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Corey Stoll, Evangeline Lilly Screenplay: Edgar Wright, Joe Cornish, Adam McKay, & Paul Rudd Based on Comics by: Stan Lee, Larry Lieber, & Jack Kirby Music By: Christophe Beck Cinematography: Russell Carpenter Running Time:…

Movie Review: Minions

Director: Kyle Balda & Pierre Coffin Rating: PG Starring: Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm, Michael Keaton, Allison Janney, Geoffrey Rush Screenplay: Brian Lynch Music By: Heitor Pereira Film Editing: Claire Dodgson Running Time: 91 Minutes Premiered: July 10, 2015 (US Release) Synopsis: Minions Stuart, Kevin…

Top 5 Novellas

A Christmas Carol–Charles Dickens  Originally published on December 19, 1843, A Christmas Carol is one of Dickens’ most popular works. This novella tells the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, a miserable old man who hates everyone and everything. He is miserly with his money and…

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Life of Chaz

Welcome to My Life

The Renegade Press

Tales from the mouth of a wolf

What's She Reading?

Because the only thing better than reading is more reading.

Unabashedly Poetic

A blog about life

In A Bookish World

Reviews, wrap ups, giveaways, cover reveals and much more!

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