Posts Categorized: Movie Reviews

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

This will be a very long review… … but it’s a very long movie (2 hours 46 minutes) and based on one of my all-time favorite books, so you’ll have to either forgive me for waxing long-winded, or just not read all of the review.

The Amazing Spiderman

My husband and I went to see the new Spiderman movie last weekend. I’m going to try to do this without spoilers… but I can’t make any promises. I really enjoyed it, more than the Toby Maguire versions, and here’s why: While the T.M. versions were often very accurate visually and true to the story,… Read more »

The Hunger Games – The Movie

Derek and I went to see “The Hunger Games” this past weekend. For those of you who have not yet read the books, I’m going to start here with two thoughts on JUST the movie without giving away any plot spoilers. 1. As movies-from-books go, this one was well-done. The movie does not deviate from… Read more »

Clash of the Titans

It’s been a while since I reviewed a movie here. So, here goes: Last week… I don’t remember what day… Derek and I watched the new “Clash of the Titans.” Now, I went into this movie expecting it to be singularly ridiculous, somewhat amusing, fairly lacking in content, and pretty much laughable. I believed it… Read more »