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Love, Simon

March 17, 2018


Love, Simon – High schooler Simon (Nick Robinson) says he’s from a normal family but has a secret. I don’t know why he thinks that is relevant in being gay. Nerdy classmate Martin (Logan Miller) comes across Simon’s emails to an anonymous gay student and threatens to expose him unless he helps him get a […]

The Big Sick

July 16, 2017


The Big Sick – I almost didn’t see this because of the name. So glad I did, one of the best movies I’ve seen all year. It’s different and so funny and so cool. Kumail (Kumail Nanjiani) is a Pakistani Muslim although he never prays, and he’s a stand up comedian. His parents (Anupam Kher […]

Table 19

March 11, 2017


Table 19 – It’s the table for all those don’t-quite-fit-in wedding guests. Eloise (Anna Kendrick) who was recently dumped by the bride’s brother (Wyatt Russell); Jo (June Squibb), former nanny to the bride; the Kepps (Craig Robinson and Lisa Kudrow), a mismatched couple on the verge of breaking up; an awkward kid named Rezno (Tony […]

Bridget Jones’ Baby

September 26, 2016


Bridget Jones’ Baby – What a dilemma Bridget (Renee Zellweger), who has not lost any of her adorable, winning ways, has after turning 43 – choosing between two irresistible, delicious guys. Is smiling, sexy Jack (Patrick Dempsey) or serious, sexy Mark (Colin Firth) her baby daddy? Add to that a real problem – she has […]

Café Society

August 5, 2016


Café Society – It’s the 1930s and awkward, insecure Bobby Dorfman (Jesse Eisenberg) wants to start his life in glamorous Hollywood. His uncle Phil Stern (Steve Carell) is a big movie mogul there and gives Bobby a job as his errand boy. Bobby falls in love with Phil’s secretary Vonnie (Kristen Stewart). A little catch […]

I’ll See You In My Dreams

July 5, 2015


I’ll See You In My Dreams – Carol (Blythe Danner) has been widowed 20 years. Her semi-satisfying life includes bridge and golf with friends (Rhea Perlman, Mary Kay Place, June Squib) who live in a nearby retirement home, and lots of wine. When Carol has to put her 14 year-old dog down, the dog does […]


May 30, 2015


Aloha- Brian Gilchrist (Bradley Cooper) is back in Hawaii to help billionaire developer Carson Welch launch a satellite and privatize the air space. Former love (Rachel McAdams) is now married to Woody (John Krasinski). She and Brian broke up 13 years ago. She now has a 12 year-old daughter…figure it out…and a 10 year -old […]