Tag Archives: 2015

Cinderella (2015) PG

Live action retelling of the animated classic by director Kenneth Branagh. Starring Cate Blanchett, Lily James, Richard Madden, Helena Bonham Carter. A lavish spectacle, both moving and romantic and- dare I say- trite.  I almost loved this beautiful retelling of … Continue reading

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Daddy’s Home (2015) PG-13

A nice-guy stepdad tries to hold on to his family when the children’s father comes back into town.  Starring Will Farrell, Mark Walhlberg, Linda Cardellini. Farrell plays the typical Mr. Nice Guy:  loving husband, devoted stepdad, and hopeful radio executive.  … Continue reading

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On the Twelfth Day of Christmas (2015) Rated TV-G

Maggie’s college crush has moved back to town. Once she discovers he has lost the Christmas spirit, she sends him a gift for the twelve days of Christmas. Starring Brooke Nevin, Robin Dunne, Dani Kind. When I started watching this … Continue reading

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Laura’s Top TV Shows 2015

Here is my list of the best TV shows I watched this past year.  If you are looking for a new series, I highly recommend any of these.  For more information and my review of each, click on the respective … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, December 31st, 2015

 Anomalisa (R) Opens on Wednesday, December 30 Starring: Jennifer Jason Leigh, David Thewlis, Tom Noonan A man crippled by the mundanity of his life experiences something out of the ordinary.  Yosemite (R) Opens on Friday, January 1 Starring: James Franco, … Continue reading

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Top Films of 2015

For the last few years, I’ve compiled a list of the best films that I watched during the year. These were not all released this year; they are just movies I have watched during 2015.  The Heart of the Matter … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve Films To Watch 2015

 Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001) Rated R A British woman is determined to improve herself while she looks for love in a year in which she keeps a personal diary.  Forrest Gump (1994) Rated PG Forrest Gump, while not intelligent, has … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, December 29, 2015

 Heist (R) A father is without the means to pay for his daughter’s medical treatment. As a last resort, he partners with a greedy co-worker to rob a casino. When things go awry they’re forced to hijack a city bus. … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, December 24, 2015

 Joy (PG-13) Opens on Friday, December 25 Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Edgar Ramirez, Robert De Niro Joy is the story of a family across four generations and the woman who rises to become founder and matriarch of a powerful family business … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, December 22, 2015

 Dragon Blade (R) When corrupt Roman leader Tiberius arrives with a giant army to claim the Silk Road, Huo An teams up his army with an elite Legion of defected Roman soldiers led by General Lucius to protect his country … Continue reading

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