Category: romance

  • “Hollywood Stargirl” Movie Review

    “Hollywood Stargirl” Movie Review

    After spending years in Mica, Arizona, Stargirl Caraway (Grace VanderWaal) and her (new) mother, Ana (Judy Greer), headed off for a new job for Ana, leaving all of Stargirl’s friends behind. See my review of “Stargirl” here. Several jobs later, Stargirl is tired of bouncing around and makes her mother promise her that they will […]

  • “Finding You” Movie Review

    “Finding You” Movie Review

    Since her brother died, Finley Sinclair (Rose Reid) has been struggling with her violin failing to get into the college of her dreams. She can play the violin, but, her heart is just not in it. Together with her mother, Finley decides that a change of scenery might be a good thing, and takes summer […]

  • “The Lost City” Movie Review

    “The Lost City” Movie Review

    Loretta Sage (Sandra Bullock) has been a romance novelist for many years, and has written many “Lost City……” books all of which have been very successful. Five years ago, Loretta’s husband and “soulmate” passed away. Since then, Loretta has struggled writing her next novel and, in fact, has become a shut-in in her own house. […]

  • “I Want You Back” Movie Review

    “I Want You Back” Movie Review

    Peter (Charlie Day) and Anne (Gina Rodriguez) have been together for 6 years. Peter is blissfully happy, then Anne tells him she wants to break up with him! Damn. Noah (Scott Eastwood) and Emma (Jenny Slate) have been together for 18 months. Emma is blissfully happy, then Noah tells her he wants to break up […]

  • “Marry Me” Movie Review

    “Marry Me” Movie Review

    Famous singers, Kat (Jennifer Lopez) and Bastian (Maluma), are planning to get married at one of their concerts…..and live stream the event around the world! The night of the Kat & Bastian concert, high school math teacher Charlie (Owen Wilson) decides to take the extra ticket and goes to the concert with his daughter, Lou […]

  • “Long Story Short” Movie Review

    “Long Story Short” Movie Review

    Teddy (Rafe Spall) is always putting things off until “later”. New Years Eve, at a party, Teddy rushes (his normal way in his hectic life) to his girlfriend as the clock strikes midnight and kisses her! Only problem is…..the woman he kissed is NOT his girlfriend! Ooops. As it turns out, that kiss leads to […]

  • “10 Things I Hate About You” Movie Review

    “10 Things I Hate About You” Movie Review

    Before you watch this movie, it is good to know that it is based on William Shakespeare’s “Taming of the Shrew” and, as such, it has numerous references to Shakespeare during the movie; some overt…some subtle. Had I realized that, I would have read “Taming of the Shrew” before watching this movie…..NOT! 😉 Cameron James […]

  • “Cinderella” Movie Review

    “Cinderella” Movie Review

    Cinderella (Camila Cabello) designs dresses and hopes one day to open a store (“Ella’s) to continue designing and selling her creations. Problem is: Vivian (Idina Menzel) and the idea that women can’t do anything in this kingdom are stopping her. But, are are they stopping Cinderella? (Not on your life!) Prince Robert (Nicholas Galitzine) is […]

  • “Summer ’03” Movie Review

    “Summer ’03” Movie Review

    Warning: If you are easily offended….do NOT read this review! On her deathbed, Grandma (June Squibb) decides she has nothing to lose by being honest with her family. She tells her son that he has a different father than his sister and tells her daughter that she kept her locked up because she was a […]