Archives by Category 'Movies'



Movie Review: If I Stay August 30, 2014 | Movies, Young Adult
ifistaymovieMy Thoughts I was hanging out with my friend this weekend and we decided to go see a late show.  This and the Ninja Turtles were the only things playing late that were worth seeing, and since my friend and her family had already seen the Ninja Turtles, we went to see this.  I don’t

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Throwback Thursday: Mannequin May 17, 2012 | Meme, Movies, Throwback Thursday
throwbackthursday Movie: Mannequin   My Dad introduced me and my siblings to this movie when we were young.  I don’t know how he came upon it, but I thank him for sharing this with us.  This was such a fun and cute movie and we would watch it over and over again. Jonathan, trying to find

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Thoughts: The Hunger Games Movie March 26, 2012 | Books to Movie, Dystopian, Movies, The Hunger Games
thehungergamesI was able to see The Hunger Games Friday afternoon, much sooner than I thought, and I have to say overall I LOVED it and I thought they did a great job.  Book to movie adaptations can be tricky, but I was relieved that I didn’t leave the venue shouting that they fudged it up. 

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Trailer: The Hobbit March 6, 2012 | Movies
I ran across the trailer for The Hobbit and thought I’d share. It looks really amazing and I’m glad that Peter Jackson is the one directing these films of which I heard there are two parts. The first film should be dropping December 14th I believe. The LOTR films were awesome so I’m actually excited

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Jade’s Top 5 Holiday Movies and a Giveaway December 6, 2011 | Giveaway, Movies
achristmasstoryThe following are my top five holiday movies. For some reason I’m really in the Christmas spirit this year, and I haven’t been in some time. Perhaps it’s my lovely little nephew, or maybe it’s all the blogging, but I’m feeling really Christmasy. I’ve been itching to start enjoying my annual holiday movies and wanted

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Throwback Thursday: Little Monsters October 13, 2011 | Meme, Movies, Throwback Thursday
throwbackthursday  Little Monsters! How wickedly cool and cute was this movie?  In it we find a young Fred Savage befriending a mischievous monster who only appears at night.  He discovers a whole new world full of monsters underneath his bed and helps Maurice and his friends pull pranks on all his classmates that ever gave

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Movie Review: Abduction October 10, 2011 | Movies, Reviews
abductionMy Thoughts: My best friend came to town and we decided to finally go and see Abduction. You guys know I had to right? I mean it’s full of Jacob Black loveliness, so I really had no other choice. And while this is not the most creative or earth-shattering movie, I did love it. The

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Character Corner Profile: Jacob Black (Part Two) July 19, 2011 | Character Corner, Character Profile, Jacob Black, Movies, Twilight
bootjakeECLIPSE: He’s like a drug for you, Bella. I see that you can’t live without him now. It’s too late. But I would have been healthier for you. Not a drug; I would have been the air, the sun. – Eclipse, Chapter 26 Ahhh, the love triangle at it’s peak. If I’m being honest I’d

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part Two July 17, 2011 | Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling, Movies
harrypMy Thoughts: ***WARNING: SPOILERS TO FOLLOW*** Absolutely, positively, PHENOMENAL ending to a most amazing and excellent adventure.  I can’t even begin to explain how I felt watching the last HP film, but oh all the emotions were stirred up.  First of all I have to say that, for me, the last two films were the

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Movie Review: Jumping the Broom May 16, 2011 | Movies, Reviews
jumpingthebroomMy Thoughts: I went to see Jumping the Broom yesterday with my mother and sister and I must say I really enjoyed myself. While I wouldn’t classify this film as a classic like Love and Basketball, it was still very good and entertaining. Jumping the Broom is the tried and true story of upscale folks

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