My Top 300 Movies :: 246-250

246. All About Eve Oh Bette Davis, how I love you in this film (and so many others). I adore the quick dialogue, both witty and snarky, something I LOVE in both film and television. This movie never loses its punch, and is such a delightful and devastating look into Hollywood. “Fasten your seat belts,…

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My Top 300 Movies :: 216-220

216. Blue Valentine My heart broke watching the story of Cindy and Dean unfold and fall apart, and it left an ache in me that I can still feel as I recall the story. There are scenes in this movie that feel ripped from my life, which I know is part of the collective conscious…

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Captain Tight Pants takes on the Invasion of the Gunn-worms and The Real Mike Returns to the hunt for the Tall Man :: Saturday Horror Movies

Captain Tight Pants takes on the Invasion of the Gunn-worms and The Real Mike Returns to the hunt for the Tall Man :: Saturday Horror Movies Its that time again, time to grab your favorite snack and your favorite hand to hold when you get frightened, as we share another Saturday Night Horror Double Feature.…

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My Top 300 Movies :: 211-215

211. Milk  An emotionally-charged, phenomenal bio-pic, this movie belongs on a list of movies that make me cry my eyes out. Amazing performances by Sean Penn, James Franco, Emile Hirsch, James Brolin, Diego Luna and Alison Pill – among others – directed by one of my favorites, Gus Van Sant. This is the kind of…

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The Ghost and Mr. Chicken and Zontar: The Thing From Venus :: His and Hers Double Feature (1966)

His and Hers Double Feature :: 1966 :: The Ghost and Mr. Chicken and Zontar: The Thing From Venus It’s that time again, the attack of the His and Hers Double Feature and this time we decided to go for a little Ghost Mystery and a lot cheesy Sci-Fi. We wanted to go back to the…

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My Top 300 Movies :: 206-210

206. Where the Heart Is Maybe its because I had my oldest daughter at a young age, maybe its because I’m ever drawn to stories of unconventional families and the bonds we create of our choosing (our families of choice), or perhaps it is because I adore Natalie Portman – whatever the reason, this is…

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Boeing Boeing and Dear Brigitte :: His and Hers Double Feature (1965)

His and Hers Drive-In Double Feature :: 1965 :: Boeing Boeing and Dear Brigitte Our Movie Nights are back at Lyriquediscorde, switching back-and-forth between Horror Double Features and our “His and Hers” year-by-year “Drive-In Double Feature“. We took a break, but are back in service to watch and review two movies for the Lyriquediscorde readers. This…

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Wish I Was Here :: For the love of Movies

Wish I Was Here (2014) Written by Adam & Zach Braff Directed by Zach Braff Focus Features I am going to start this by saying that I went into this film expecting to love it, and I left the movie loving it more than I expected. I start this post off with that sentence so…

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