My Top 20 Music Moments in Film :: MusicListography

List Your Favorite Music Moments in Film courtesy of Music Listography : Your Life In (Play)Lists Listen via Spotify Playlist – Here 1. Tiny Dancer :: Elton John from the film, Almost Famous “Blue jean baby, L.A. lady, seamstress for the band. Pretty eyed, pirate smile, you’ll marry a music man.” I couldn’t say how many…

One Day :: Lunch and a Movie

Lunch & a Movie Series :: One Day One Day (2011) Written by David Nicholls Directed by Lone Scherfig Trailer About the Movie: After spending the night together on the night of their college graduation Dexter and Em are shown each year on the same date to see where they are in their lives. They are sometimes together,…

Albatross :: Lunch and a Movie

Lunch & a Movie Series :: Albatross  Albatross (2011) Written by Tamzin Rafn Directed by Niall MacCormick watched on Netflix Trailer About the Movie: Albatross is the story of Emilia, an aspiring novelist and seemingly free spirit with a questionable past. She takes a job  in a family run Inn and befriends the family (well…

Silver Linings Playbook :: Lunch and a Movie

Lunch & a Movie Series :: Silver Linings Playbook Silver Linings Playbook (2012) Written by David O. Russell (screenplay) and Matthew Quick (book author) Directed by David O. Russell Watched on Netflix Trailer About the Movie: Silver Linings Playbook is the story of Pat Solitano, who after a stint in a mental institution, the bipolar former teacher moves…

Reality Bites – has it really been twenty years?

Reality Bites (1994) Written by Helen Childress Directed by Ben Stiller Twenty years is a long time, and in some ways it is staggering to think that it was twenty years ago that I first saw this movie. I was in flux at the time, halfway out of a relationship and halfway in one, in…

Fish Tank :: Lunch and a Movie

Lunch & a Movie Series :: Fish Tank  Fish Tank (2009) Written and Directed by Andrea Arnold Watched on Netflix Trailer About the Movie: Fish Tank is an award winning British film written and directed by Andrea Arnold, starring newcomer Katie Jarvis, as well as Michael Fassbender, Kierston Wareing and Harry Treadaway. Brief Synopsis: Mia Williams (Katie Jarvis)…

My Top 300 Movies :: 241-245

241. Raiders of the Lost Ark I had just returned home from Summer camp when my Mom told me we were off to the Cinedome (my favorite theater growing up) to see Raiders of the Lost Ark. I was still heart-deep in my hopelessly devoted crush on Han Solo, so I was beyond excited to…