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Shawntelle Madison’s Favorite Books Made into Movies

Guest blog by Shawntelle Madison, author of Repossessed My latest release, Repossessed , is a zany paranormal romance with urban fantasy elements featuring witches and warlocks. When I…

Movie Review: Jack the Giant Slayer

Reviewed by Sandra Scholes A New Prince Full of Beans – Jack the Giant Slayer With fairy tales being de rigeur at the moment, this marks another big…

Movie Review: Man of Steel

Reviewed by Sandra Scholes Man of Steel – Heart of Gold. Remember the original Superman movies that had the late Christopher Reeve being sexy as well as super?…

Movie Review: The Perfect Wedding (2012)

Reviewed by Sharon S. Title: The Perfect Wedding (2012) Run time: 82 min Genre: Comedy Director: Scott Gabriel Writers: Suzanne Brockmann, Ed Gaffney, Jason T. Gaffney Line-Up: Paul…

Movie Review: The Hunger Games starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth

Summary: 13 Districts rebelled against the Capitol; 1 was crush, and 12 were forced into submission. The new treaty required that the remaining 12 offer annual tribute to…

Review: “Mesmerize Me” Short Film Written and Directed by Kate Hackett

Reviewed by Lynn Reynolds “Mesmerize Me” Short Film Written and Directed by Kate Hackett Starring Natalie Smyka, Cameron Cash Cinematography by Cat Deakins Original Score by Nora Kroll-Rosenbaum…

Movie Review: Boys Over Flowers starring Hye-sun Koo, Min-ho Lee, and Hyun-joong Kim

What You Need to Know: Boys Over Flowers is a Korean TV romantic drama. It runs for two seasons with a total of 25 episodes. The series is…

Movie Review: The Three Musketeers starring Matthew Macfadyen, Orlando Bloom and Christoph Waltz

Reviewed by Sandra Scholes As a movie this is going over pretty much the same territory as the others. There have been several movie interpretations of Alexandre Dumas’s…

Movie Review: Ever After starring Drew Barrymore, Dougray Scott, and Anjelica Huston

Ever After has been one of my all time favorite romantic comedies. Drew Barrymore is at her best in this Cinderella spinoff (the first of a long string…

Movie Review: My Life in Ruins starring Nia Vardalos, Richard Dreyfuss, and Alexis Georgoulis

Wow, another movie that was totally trashed by reviewers is yet another one I really enjoyed watching. I think My Life in Ruins is a smash. It uses…

Movie Review: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Part 2)

by Sandra Scholes, guest reviewer I know it’s kind of clichéd, but it’s true. If you go see any movie this year, let it be this one. It’s…

Movie Review: Sense and Sensibility Miniseries (BBC TV 2008)

I’ve always been a fan of the Emma Thompson, Kate Winslet, Hugh Grant, and Alan Rickman version of Sense & Sensibility, but I must say this new miniseries…

Movie Review: Lost in Austen starring Jemima Rooper and Elliot Cowan

This three hour BBC miniseries is just precious. It’s lighthearted, humorous, and perfect. Pride and Prejudice is revisited and reintroduced. Lost in Austen pays homage to Jane Austen’s…

Movie Review: Red Riding Hood starring Gary Oldman, Julie Christie and Virginia Madsen

by Sandra Scholes, guest reviewer Remember the fairy tale? We all do, this movie is loosely based on it, and starts with two friends Valerie and Peter in…

Movie Review: Alice in Wonderland starring Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, and Anne Hathaway

I honestly thought I wouldn’t like this Tim Burton film. Everything looked just entirely too too much and over the top. The trailers didn’t really appeal to me….

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