Tag Archives: 2014

Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart

Released 09/24/2014                              Rated: PG This is a French movie. It came to American theaters on a limited run, and I actually saw it in theaters. I do believe I was the only one in there, too. Luckily it’s dubbed in … Continue reading

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Gimme Shelter

Released 01/24/2014                              Rated: PG-13 The more I see from Vanessa Hudgens, the more I absolutely adore her.  She has the ability to completely disappear into a dramatic roll that’s just amazing to watch. And this movie is as far as … Continue reading

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Into the Woods

Released 12/25/2014                              Rated: PG Into the Woods is a musical that integrates the stories of Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk, and Rapunzel to that of a childless baker and his wife. I hadn’t even heard of … Continue reading

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Annie

Released 06/18/1982                              Rated: PG Out of all of the films I’m going to talk about today, I think this version is the one where we really get the most immersed in this world. Or at least it’s the one where … Continue reading

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Odd Thomas

Released 02/28/2014                              Rated: NR I absolutely love this book. I’ve only made it through about half the series, but the first installment is the one that stands out in my mind. When my husband and I found out they were … Continue reading

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Mockingjay

Part 1 Released 11/21/2014                              Rated: PG-13 There are a few disadvantages of dividing a single book/story into a two-parter. The first is that Part 1 is pretty much nothing but a build-up to Part 2. Not much happens action-wise, which … Continue reading

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Night at the Museum: The Secret of the Tomb

Released 12/19/14                              Rated: PG This movie was a lot better than I thought it was going to be. It’s been a long time since I saw the first installment, and I skipped the second, but this one was a pretty … Continue reading

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