Category: Movies

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Review: The Switch (Film)

I’m a grump, a grouch, the kind of lady who says, “Ugh” at romantic comedies with a thumbs down and over-exaggerated eye-rolling. I should have hated this film because it’s just Jennifer Aniston playing...

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Review: Sleepless in Seattle (Film)

I don’t know if it’s because I now fall under the descriptor “thirtysomething,” but lately I’ve been feeling maudlin and sentimental. Or maybe it’s the post-holidays blues or the I-don’t-have-money-or-a-job-and-my-car-is-dying-and-I’m-fifteen-pounds-overweight-and-I-live-with-my-parents-and-I-should-be-on-the-show-Hoarders blues. While I was...

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Review: Something New (Film)

Something New is one my favorite “guilty pleasure” film. It’s one of those movies that I have to stop and watch whenever it’s on the Oxygen Network and it’s on at least once a...

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Review: Lost in Austen

(Lost in Austen was a 4-part mini-series originally broadcasted in September of 2008 on ITV.) I love Jane Austen. Ever since I was a teenager, I’ve devoured her books from Northanger Abbey to Mansfield...

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Movie Review: Train

Why do horror movies want you to believe that dirty foreign people from Latin America and “under developed” countries in Eastern Europe do nothing but sit around all day and wait until a bunch...