Tag Archives: 2014

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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Birdman (or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Released 10/17/14                              Rated: R This movie was amazing. I personally related to it because of the portrayal of Keaton’s character and how much we get inside his head, which was done very well. It’s hard to get

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The Maze Runner

Released 9/19/14                              Rated: PG-13 I loved this movie. Hadn’t read the book, I’m not even positive I saw the full trailer, but I wanted to go see it, and see it I did. I loved every minute of it. I … Continue reading

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