Tag Archives: family films

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, 2013

A fun remake of the Danny Kaye classic (and originally based on an awesome short story), The Secret Life of Walter Mitty unfortunately suffers slightly from a little too much silliness in places. Otherwise, the acting is well done, the adventures … Continue reading

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How To Train Your Dragon 2, 2014

C and I enjoyed a double feature for his birthday weekend extravaganza. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, followed by How to Train Your Dragon 2.I’ll admit, my expectations were low for How to Train Your Dragon. We both … Continue reading

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Frozen, 2013 (spoilers if you haven’t seen it yet)

I really wanted to like this movie more than I did.  I mean, it had a lot of elements that should have spoken to my soul.  The main love interest was actually a villian!  Bam!  The main character was a … Continue reading

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Annie

Guys, I am SO excited to see Quvenzhané Wallis in the latest version of Annie!  That girl stole my heart in Beasts of the Southern Wild.  It’s sometimes hard to watch a young actor or actress grow up out of that … Continue reading

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One Liner Movie Mash Ups

Iron Man 3:  Consider it a redemption from IM2. C:7.5, K:7 Andromeda Strain: Love that retro sci fi! C:8.5, K:9 Dredd: Better than Stallone. C: 6 Martian Child: Sweet required watching for parents. C:6.5, K:6 Star trek Into Darkness: Eggs … Continue reading

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Brave

C and I saw Brave this weekend with my family.  I was worried about all the little kids in the theater, worried that I’d be distracted by the noise, but maybe it’s a good indication of how much I enjoyed … Continue reading

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Rio

On July 4th C and I met my mom, sister, and nephew at the dollar theater for a $0.75 viewing of the movie Rio.  Although I think it was a 3D movie, we saw it in the regular (can I … Continue reading

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