Author: Mike Pihlman

  • 2023 Oscar Nominations

    2023 Oscar Nominations

    The Oscar nominations are in! Check back here when the winners are announced on March 12, 2023. Go to IMDb to see all the nominations. Best Picture (Movies Linked to IMDb) All Quiet on the Western Front Avatar: The Way of Water Elvis (My Movie Review) Everything Everywhere All at Once The Banshees of Inisherin […]

  • Movie Box Office Results January 20 – 22 2023

    Movie Box Office Results January 20 – 22 2023

    And for the 6th week in a row…….Avatar! Zzzzzz…… 🙂 Streaming is the place to watch movies. Bye bye, theaters. The top 10 movie box office results are listed below. Go to BoxOfficeMojo for a lot more information. #1: Avatar: The Way of Water, $20.0 million, Total so far: $598 million #2: Puss in Boots: The Last Wish, $11.5 […]

  • Movie Review: “Black Adam”

    Movie Review: “Black Adam”

    5,000 years ago A good man (The Rock) was awarded with the power of the Egyptian Gods for helping to save the citizens of Kahndaq from an evil king. He was promptly put in “prison”….. Present Day The sprawling modern city of Kahndaq and it’s citizens are once again under the rule of an evil […]

  • Movie Review: “The People We Hate at the Wedding”

    Movie Review: “The People We Hate at the Wedding”

    When she was young and living in London, Donna (Allison Janney), married a handsome French gentleman, Henrique (Isaach De Bankole). They had a child, Eloise (Cynthia Addai-Robinson), but, alas…..all was not to be as Henrique became more interested in 25 year old women! Donna moved on to a more stable man in the United States. […]

  • Movie Box Office Results January 13 – 15 2023

    Movie Box Office Results January 13 – 15 2023

    Zzzzzzzzz……oh, hi……just thrilled that Avatar is #1 AGAIN for the what, 5th week? Theater going is definitely changing…..I’m surprised no one is admitting it….hmmmm, maybe because they make money on theater going and the box office…and are in DENIAL about it slipping away! ? #1 does well for a LOOOONNNGGG time……numbers 2 -10 are in […]

  • Movie Box Office Results January 6 – 8 2023

    Movie Box Office Results January 6 – 8 2023

    Avatar wins for the 4th week in a row, but M3gan did well! The horror! 🙂 The top 10 movie box office results are listed below. Go to BoxOfficeMojo for a lot more information. #1: Avatar: The Way of Water, $45.0 million, Total so far: $517 million #2: M3gan, $30.2 million, Total so far: $30.2 million (NEW) #3: Puss in […]

  • 2022 Scholarship Winner Kylie Van Os Writes About Her College Experience

    2022 Scholarship Winner Kylie Van Os Writes About Her College Experience

    Kylie Van Os is our 2022 Carol Phan Memorial College Scholarship recipient and this is Kylie’s blog entry describing her first semester experiences at the United States Military Academy at West Point. We wish Kylie the very best at West Point where she is majoring in Kinesiology. Go here to read Kylie’s winning Scholarship submission. […]

  • Movie Box Office Results December 30 – January 1 2023

    Movie Box Office Results December 30 – January 1 2023

    Avatar takes the third week in a row. Saw an ad on TV this morning selling recliners to use while watching a movie! They then showed a packed theater with lousy seating and tons of people around you! The world of theater going is changing (10 or 20 years from now, people will wonder what […]

  • Movie Review: “Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery”

    Movie Review: “Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery”

    Billionaire genius, Miles Bron (Edward Norton), has sent very unique puzzle invitations to five of his best friends. Once they solve the puzzle…..they find an invitation to visit his glass onion-shaped mansion in Greece for a very fancy murder mystery party….. His murder. Oddly, the best detective in the world, Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig), also […]