My Favorite Movies
Lone Survivor tells the story of a failed mission to kill an al Qaeda operative. Four Navy Seals must follow the rules of engagement which puts their lives on the line. This movie presents a powerful depiction of the will to live and to defend the military brotherhood to the end. One thing is for certain "War Is Hell" & Mark Walhburg Is One Superb Actor...Gripping Story That Had To Be Told!! 5 Stars..
Lone Survivor (2013)
"The Monuments Men"--2013--George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, John Goodwin, Cate Blanchett..What A Cast, What A Film...I Laughed, I Was Inspired, I Cried...A Group Of Art Historians, Curators & Architects Head Us A US Army Division To Retrieve The Art Treasures Of Europe...What A Superb Story Which Unfolds Beautifully & Brilliantly By the Turns of An Outstanding Cast!! 5 Big Stars...A Must See Film!!
Covers on the Silver Screen - Book-alicious Mama
"Night At The Museum"...Oh, How I Loved This Film!! Imagine a Night Stuck In A Museum Full of the Greatest Characters In History...Who Come Alive!! I Loved It And All the Sequels, Too!! Ben Stiller & Robin Williams (As Teddy Roosevelt) Shine!!
"Jersey Boys"..Clint Eastwood Does It Again!! One of Broadway's Biggest Plays Hits the Big Screen In A Big Way!! I Went On Opening Day The Theatre Was Packed...And Should Have Been!! It's The Music, the Friendship, The Songs, The Voices, The Mob, and The Jersey Neighborhood and Recording Industry That Brought A Timeless Act Together...And Then Ripped Then Apart!! Get Ready To Snap Your Fingers To The Tunes Shed A Tear For The Life Events...A Winner...Watch For This At Oscar 2015 Time!!
"The Exotic Marigold Hotel"--How Did I Miss This Great Film? A Cast Chock Full Of British Stars (Thrown In Maggie Smith Judi Dench...Plus Many More!!) With The Young Stars of "Slumdog Millionaire" and A Magical Film Ensues!! Retired Brits of All Professions Head To A Temporary Home In India and Find Their Trip To Be the Journey That Makes A New Life!! A Great Film With Lots Lots Of Heart...And Brilliant Acting!! Rent It Now...5 Big Stars!!
"Petals In The Wind"~ Lifetime Movie~ Sequel--If Possible, This 2nd Installment In The VC Andrews' Books Made For Film By Lifetime Is Even Better Than the First...Graham And Burstyn and the Supporting Actors As Adults Are Sensational...A First Class Sequel...Please, LMovies..Make All 5 Books Into Films!! One Great, Unforgettable Family Saga!!
"Flowers in the Attic"---Lifetime Films Has Started To Produced A Large Number of Fine Made For TV Movies & the VC Andrews Best Seller Is Among The Best In Their Stable...Burstyn Is Superb As The Wicked Grandmother & Graham As The Confused Mom...The Actors Playing the Children Hit Pay Dirt In Every Scene...Watch It NOW!! I Loved It...As Much As The Book, Too!!
"THE-NORMAL-HEART"..HBO Makes Yet Another "Made For Cable TV Movie" Hit!! A Superb Film Based On A True Story!! Ruffalo Is Superb In the Lead Role & Julia Roberts Simply Shines As the Doctor Who Helped Put Together The AIDS Puzzle In Early 1980's NYC...A Big Nod To Jim Parsons In A Fine Supporting Role...Straight, Gay, Whatever...This Is A Moving About Real People, A Killer Epidemic, and A Disease No One Wished To Cure..5 Big Stars!!
I Avoided These Books As They Climbed The Best Seller Charts, But WAS I WRONG!! I LOVED Both "The Hunger Games" & "Catching Fire" and I Am Anxiously Awaiting, "Mockingjay"...Jennifer Lawrence & Crew Are Superb & The Story Is GREAT!! Superb Films!!
"Titanic"-- 1953 version-- Unhappily married and uncomfortable with life among the British upper crust, Julia Sturges takes her two children and boards the Titanic for America. Her husband Richard also arranges passage on the doomed luxury liner in order to let him have custody of their two children. Their problems soon seem minor when the ship hits an iceberg. Great Film...Make Sure & Rent It If You Loved The 1990's Hit!! Superb Film!!
Titanic (1953) - IMDb
This being one of my favorite movies...Steve Martin Takes On the Famous Spencer Tracey Part & Gives It His Special Touch...And Grabs Your Heart...Great Turns By Diane Keaton As Mom and Martin Short As "The Wedding Planner From Hell"....I Love, Love This Film...And the Sequel, As Well!!
Pictures & Photos from Father of the Bride (1991)
"My Girl"---Remember Your First Very Young Love? Well, Let This Film Jog That Sweet, Sweet Memory of Innocence!! You'll Laugh, You'll Shed A Tear...You'll Simply LOVE It!! A Film For The Family To Watch Together...A Rarity Today!!
My Girl Movie Poster - Internet Movie Poster Awards Gallery
"Star Wars"---Carrie Fisher, Harrison Ford, Mark Hammill....The Original, The Best...A Ground-Breaking Movie That Just Kept Steaming Along & In 2014, Is Ready For An Update With Some of the Original Cast...Frankly, I Can't Wait!! Film At Its Best Here!! 5 Big Stars And A Must On The 100 Films of All Time List...
Star Wars (1977)
"The Curious Case of Benjamin Button"---Brad Pitt Stars As A Man Who Lives His Life Backwards...And Pulls Off The Role Without A Hitch!! The Kind of Film That Should Make You Go "What?", But Leaves You Touched and Teary....A Must-See About The Human Heart, Love, Loss, and Life...
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
"Michael"---John Travolta, Andie MacDowell, William Hurt...A Super Story Of A Man Who Is Not Of This World, Seemingly...Travolta Dances (And Is Superb, As Always!!) and MacDowell Shines As A Reporter With A Heart...A Feel Great Film...Do NOT Miss This One!!
Michael (1996 film) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"Eat Pray Love"--Julia Roberts Stars In the Film Version Of the Best-Selling Book...A Movie To Watch With Your Best Friend (I DID...And Loved Sharing This Experience!!)...The Story Of Why and How Women Look To Truly "Find Themselves"--And Are Shocked When They Actually DO!! Great Film!! Rent The DVD With A Close Friend....Soon!!
Eat Pray Love - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"What's Eating Gilbert Grape"---Johnny Depp & Leonardo DiCaprio In Early Starring Turns...Leo Gained His First Oscar Nod For Best Supporting Actor...A Superb Film About A Disfunctional Family With Two Young Men At The Core of The Story...One Of My All-Time Favorites...5 Big Stars!! Critics & Moviegoers LOVED This Film!!
What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)
Sally Field as "Sybil" A TV Movie That Became A DVD Hit Upon Release...Sally Field Is Brilliant As A Woman With Multiple Personalities...It's Deep, It's Scary, It's Human Frailty At Its' Most Touching & Sensitive...It's A 5 Star Film!! This One Will Stay With You Forever!!