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I, Tonya

January 23, 2018


I, Tonya – Almost didn’t go see this since I remember the story. Trailer park Tonya Harding (Margot Robbie) accused of bashing the knee of golden girl Nancy Kerrigan (Caitlan Carver) prior to the Olympics. I can still hear Kerrigan whining “Why me?”     This sheds a somewhat different light on the event. Raised […]

The Girl On The Train

October 7, 2016


The Girl On The Train – Rachel (Emily Blunt) rides the train into NYC and looks into homes along the way while sucking vodka from a water bottle. She imagines the couple, Megan (Haley Bennett) and Scott (Luke Evans), who lives in her favorite house to have a perfect life since her life is far […]

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

October 1, 2016


Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children – When Jake (Asa Butterfield) goes to Wales to find out more about the home his grandfather (Terence Stamp) spent time in, he discovers the stories are true and the peculiar people are still there. Miss Peregrine (Eva Green) and the children are locked into September 3, 1943, and […]

The Way, Way Back

September 12, 2013


The Way, Way Back – A good family movie about 14-year-old Duncan (Liam James) who’s spending the summer with mom Pam (Toni Collette) and her boyfriend Trent (Steve Carell).  Duncan is going through an awkward stage, a bit of a dork  and doesn’t like Trent.  There’s plenty of reason to not like Trent, he’s the biggest a-hole […]

The Help

August 10, 2011


The Help – If you read the book, you’re going to like this movie. Even if you didn’t, I think you’re going to like it. Many of us remember the Sixties as the “make love, not war” decade, but there was this other side where black people were still thought of as lesser human beings. […]