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Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018) Rated PG-13

Count Dracula and family go on a cruise commandeered by the Van Helsing family. Starring Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, and Selena Gomez I thought this was a cute continuation of Dracula’s story in the Hotel Transylvania franchise. The film gives more background … Continue reading

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The Choice (2016) Rated PG-13

Next door neighbors meet, and the choices they make define their lives. Based on the book by Nicholas Sparks. Starring Benjamin Walker, Teresa Palmer, Maggie Grace, Tom Wilkinson, Alexandra Daddario, Tom Welling. This a romance story through and through. Sure, … Continue reading

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For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943) Rated UR

During the Spanish Civil War, an American allies with the Republicans to blow up an important bridge. Along the way he falls in love. Based on the novel For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway. Starring Gary Cooper, Ingrid … Continue reading

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Affair in Monte Carlo (1952) Rated NR

A writer tells the people in a café about a woman who fell in love with a compulsive gambler in less than 24 hours. The film is loosely based on Stefan Zweig’s 100 page novella, 24 Hours of a Woman’s … Continue reading

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47 Ronin (2013) Rated PG-13

A band of samurai set out to avenge the death of their master from a shogun. Based on the true story of the 47 Ronin. Starring Keanu Reeves, Hiroyuki Sanada, Ko Shibasaki The filmmakers take the historical story of 47 … Continue reading

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Fill the Void (2012) Rated PG

A young Hasidic Jewish woman is asked to a levirate marriage with her brother-in-law. Starring Hadas Yaron, Yiftach Klein, Irit Sheleg Wow. We are brought into a glimpse of orthodox Chassidic community in Tel Aviv. This film is beautifully shot and weaves a wonderful love. … Continue reading

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Brave (2012) Rated PG

A determined young Princess will do anything to make her own path in life. Starring Kelly Macdonald, Billy Connolly, Emma Thompson, Julie Walters, Robbie Coltrane, Kevin McKidd, Craig Ferguson Brave is a great story for independent girls. No love story … Continue reading

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Raintree County (1957)

Rated NR A Southern belle lures a young pacifist from his high school sweetheart. Then the Civil War breaks out and the belle’s past comes back to haunt them. Starring Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Eva Marie Saint At first, you … Continue reading

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Love and Other Drugs (2010)

Rated R A Pharmaceutical representative falls in love while trying to become the top sales rep. It’s based off the book Hard Sell: The Evolution of a Viagra Salesman by Jamie Reidy. I have some beef with this film. One, I … Continue reading

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Thousands Cheer (1943)

Rated NR Acrobat Eddie Marsh gets drafted into the Army but what he really wants is to join the Air Force. To get a transfer he devices a plan to get involved with his commanding officer’s daughter. I loved the story. … Continue reading

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