Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Horse Soldiers (1959)

Rated NR John Wayne stars as a Union cavalry colonel during the Civil War, who was ordered behind Confederate lines to sabotage the enemy. Starring John Wayne, William Holden, Constance Towers Based on the real raid of Col. Benjamin Grierson (Grierson’s Raid) this movie … Continue reading

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Topper (1937)

Rated NR A high-spirited couple passes away and decide to shake up their stuffy friend, Topper. Starring Constance Bennett, Cary Grant, Roland Young The perfect comedy is Topper. The cinematography was wonderful and even the special effects were brilliant for … Continue reading

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Up In The Air (2009)

Rated R Ryan Bingham racks up miles flying around firing employees for employers until his job is on the line from a young up and comer college grad. Starring George Clooney, Vera Farmiga, Anna Kendrick, Jason Bateman, J.K. Simmons, Sam … Continue reading

Posted in 2009, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated R, reviews, Romance | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Weekend (1999)

Rated NR Based on the novel by Peter Cameron. A sister-in-law still dealing with the loss of her brother-in-law spends a weekend with friends. This drama unfolds about relationships and dealing with death. Starring Gena Rowlands, Deborah Kara Unger, Brooke Shields, D.B. Sweeney, Gary Dourdan … Continue reading

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Spirit Trap (2005)

Rated R Four London students rent a mansion which has a terrible history that it won’t let go. Starring Billie Piper, Luke Mably, Sam Troughton This isn’t the best horror  film but I did enjoy the predictable story. The actors … Continue reading

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Bundle of Joy (1956)

Rated NR After finding a baby on a the steps of a foundling home Polly Parish has a hard time convincing everyone that the baby isn’t hers. It gets more complicated when her boss and his handsome son get involved. … Continue reading

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On Our Merry Way (1948)

Rated NR A newly married Classified ads clerk moonlights as a newspaper reporter for money. When he goes on the street to ask a simple question, “Has a little child ever changed your life?” He gets a different answer every time … Continue reading

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Lost Girl (SYFY)

Rated NR A woman discovers she is a succubus, who feeds off sexual energy of humans, decides to learn more about herself and her kind while helping people along the way. Starring Anna Silk, Kris Holden-Ried, Zoie Palmer, Richard Howland … Continue reading

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Love Happens (2009)

Rated PG-13 A widower and self-help guru falls for a florist but will his dormant grief  threaten the romance. Starring Aaron Eckhart, Jennifer Aniston, Dan Fogler, Martin Sheen, Judy Greer, Frances Conroy This film was painful to watch. The character Eloïse played … Continue reading

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The Ten Commandments (2006)

Rated PG-13 Another miniseries that chronicles Moses from birth to the promise land. Starring Dougray Scott, Linus Roache, Naveen Andrews, Padma Lakshmi, Omar Sharif I really enjoyed this version of the story of Moses. I thought there portrayal of Moses’ … Continue reading

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