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Movie one liners

A surprisingly moving docu-drama based on the final days of Jim Jones’ and his followers. It really bothers me that I never knew that it was as much murder as mass suicide. Very, very sad, but informative.  Jonestown: Paradise Lost … Continue reading

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Inside Llewyn Davis, 2013

Inside Llewyn Davis was a darkly funny movie, dark enough that you aren’t entirely sure you’re supposed to be laughing, but you think you are because Justin Timberlake is being kind of over-the-top. My mood during watching is summed up pretty … Continue reading

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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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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, 2014

YYYEEEESSSSSS!!! Honestly, that’s all I really need to write to review the second installment in the Planet of the Apes prequels. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes was the perfect summer blockbuster and C and I loved it! It … Continue reading

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Documentaries!

One of our favorite things about Netflix streaming service is the access to hundreds of documentaries that would not have been on our radar without the “suggestions for you” section. Two that we’ve recently watched: Sons of Perdition, 2010 A … Continue reading

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Feel good movies

After our spat of murderous movies, and my recent Stephen King read, it is time for some happy thoughts! Regarding Henry, 1991 I’d never seen this one, but C loves it and added it to our Netflix queue for me to watch. … Continue reading

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