Category: Family

  • Movie Review: “True Spirit”

    Movie Review: “True Spirit”

    Jessica Watson (Teagan Croft) grew up on the coast of Australia, loves the water, loves sailing, and has a lifelong dream of being the youngest person ever to sail non-stop, solo, around the world! At 16, in October 2009, Jessica started the journey that would take about 200 days. If she survives! This movie chronicles…

  • Movie Review: “Secret Headquarters”

    Movie Review: “Secret Headquarters”

    10 years ago Jack Kincaid (Owen Wilson) was camping with his wife, Lily (Jessie Mueller) and son Charlie (Walker Scobell) when they saw two objects collide in the air and crash nearby. Jack, knowing that help was over an hour away, rushed to the scene where he found a dazed U.S. Air Force pilot, Captain…

  • Movie Review: “Puss in Boots: The Last Wish”

    Movie Review: “Puss in Boots: The Last Wish”

    After his latest death, Puss in Boots (Antonio Banderas) is made to realize that, hmmmmm, he is down to one last life, and that it may be time to preserve that life…. By retiring! Ending up in Mama Luna’s (Da’Vine Joy Randolph) house with a zillion other cats, Puss decides to take Goldilocks’s (Florence Pugh)…

  • Movie Review: “Dog Gone”

    Movie Review: “Dog Gone”

    Fielding Marshall (Johnny Berchtold) is about to graduate from college and has just been dumped by his girlfriend. He is depressed. His friend, Nate (Nick Peine), is trying to help, but, Fielding does not seem to care as much as others might, and he should, about now……and his future. Scanning his eyes over the campus,…

  • Movie Review: “Luck”

    Movie Review: “Luck”

    Sam (Eva Noblezada) is aging out of the girls home she has been living in since she was a child. Sam never found her forever family. But Sam’s roomate, Hazel (Adelynn Spoon), is still young and hopeful of finding her forever family. In fact, all she needs to round out her box of lucky charms…

  • Movie Review: “Slumberland”

    Movie Review: “Slumberland”

    11 year old Nemo (Marlow Barkley) lives with her father, Peter (Kyle Chandler), in a lighthouse. Nemo is home schooled by her dad (who believes schools are prisons) and knows everything there is to know about the lighthouse (except what it is really used for). Nemo falls asleep every night to a story told by…

  • Movie Review: “Cheaper by the Dozen”

    Movie Review: “Cheaper by the Dozen”

    First of all…..everyone growing up on Gardiner Dr in Bay Shore, NY knows damn well that the Bakers had 12 kids (I lost count /moved away at Kim) and 2 parents (Sam and Lila)…..that made 14! But, I digress to my childhood, sorry…..:-) Divorced, Paul Baker (Zach Braff) met, and eventually married divorced marketing graduate,…

  • Movie Review: “Pinocchio”

    Movie Review: “Pinocchio”

    Wandering the streets of a small village, Jiminy Cricket (Joseph Gordon-Levitt), sees a light on in a shop. He finds a hole to crawl into and watches as the owner of the shop puts the finishing touches on his latest creation. Geppetto (Tom Hanks) makes gadgets for sale and some that will never be sold,…

  • Movie Review: “Rescued By Ruby”

    Movie Review: “Rescued By Ruby”

    Warwick, RI state trooper, Daniel O’Neil (Grant Gustin) has been trying to get into the elite K9 unit for the past 7 years, without success. This year, Daniel is 29 and the age limit for acceptance into the K9 unit is 30! So this is his last chance. He loves animals, but, does not even…