Tag: Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM)

“The Nice Guys” Movie Review

Misty Mountains (Murielle Tello) dies in a car crash. Misty was a porn star in 1977 Los Angeles and is one of a growing number deaths of people who worked on a certain “experimental” (i.e. porn) film. Jackson Healy (Russell Crowe) is a tough guy who threatens people for hire. Holland March (Ryan Gosling) is…

“Beautiful Creatures” Movie Review

Lena Duchannes (Alice Englert) has just moved in with her uncle, Macon Revenwood (Jeremy Irons). At school, Lena is different than the other kids, and is suspected of being a witch. One day in class several girls (mean girls) are making fun of Lena when suddenly the windows in the classroom explode inward, injuring some…

“High Crimes” Movie Review

Claire Kubik (Ashley Judd) is a lawyer with a high powered firm and happily married to Tom Kubik (Jim Caviezel…..Reese). One night, their house is vandalized and the police take fingerprints. Walking around Union Square at Christmas time (something Lori and I have done a zillion times) the FBI surround Tom and Claire and arrest…

“Fathers & Daughters” Movie Review

Jake Davis (Russell Crowe) is a Pulitzer prize winning author. He is driving his wife and young daughter, Katie (Kylie Rogers), home one night when the car crashes. Jake is severely injured and his wife is killed while Katie survives with barely a scratch. Storyline 1: The years immediately after the accident Jake recovers from…

Movie Box Office Results February 24 – 26 2017

Get Out scares Lego Batman to reach the top of the box office.   The top ten movies for February 24 – 26, 2017 are listed below. Go here for more information. #1:  Get Out, $30.5 million, Total so far: $30.5 million #2:  The LEGO Batman Movie, $19 million, Total so far: $133 million #3:  John Wick: Chapter 2, $9…

“Still Alice” Movie Review

Alice Howland (Julianne Moore) is a distinguished professor of linguistics at Columbia University and author of a world renown textbook on linguistics. At the youthful age of 50, Alice is mentally and physically active, eats healthy, is excited about her work as a professor and researcher, has a loving husband (John played by Alec Baldwin)…

2017 Oscar Nominations

Here is a partial list of the 2017 Oscar Nominations. For the complete list, go here. I will post the winners after the Oscars (on TV this Sunday). UPDATE:  Yuge, bigly, gaffe announcing the Best Picture winner sets Twitter a-flutter. Best Picture (Links to IMDb) “Arrival” “Fences” “Hacksaw Ridge” “Hell or High Water” “Hidden Figures”…

Movie Box Office Results February 17 – 19 2017

Lego Batman tops the box office for the 2nd week.   The top ten movies for February 17 – 19, 2017 are listed below. Go to BoxOfficeMojo.com for more information. #1:  The LEGO Batman Movie, $33 million, Total so far: $98 million #2:  Fifty Shades Darker, $20.3 million, Total so far: $89 million #3:  The Great Wall, $18.4 million, Total so…

“The Big Lebowski” Movie Review

“The Dude” Lebowski (Jeff Bridges) is an unemployed, very lazy, dude. One night as he returned home to his pathetic apartment (the rent is overdue) two thugs attacked him demanding money owed them by Lebowski’s wife, Bunny (Tara Reid). HUH??? The Dude is not married, and he certainly does not have any money. After one…