I spent a lot of time at the movies this weekend. I felt compelled to because there was so much out there I just wanted to see in a darkened room. See, it had been a rough week. Life has a way of beating you up a little and escaping it into someone else’s narrative … More LJMiniReviews: 2 Films Where #BlackLivesMatter
Creative ideas or story lines are not easy to come by, particularly simple ones. When I see or hear about an idea like that my ears perk up as if I’m a puppy who’s just heard someone tearing into her favorite bag of treats or perhaps the key opening the lock on the front door … More LJMiniReviews: A Quiet Place
Lately my TBR is so overwhelming it feels like I’ve been leaping through fiery hurdles trying to read three books at a time: One non-fiction (sometimes two or three non-fiction if they come in the form of essays), One Fiction, and One Audio. It’s working, in that I feel like I’m reading more, but I … More LJMiniReviews: Two Films That Almost Got By Me
If I’m going to talk about movies, I gotta talk about Mom, a.k.a. Annie. My mom and I were best friends when I was growing up. From the time I was six years old it was only her and I in the house so we were lucky that we liked each other. However, we had … More The Oscars are coming. You ready?
Movie Sound Bites (MSB) are real conversations after the flick. For a more in-depth description of MSB or it’s cast of characters click and read this first: What are LJ’s Movie Sound Bites? Cast of Characters: LJ — Blogger, Mom, Baby Boomer, and Movie Addict; Ms. Z. — High School Junior and would be actor; Ms. H. — High School Junior and film student. Warning there … More Movie Sound Bites: CARRIE (2013)