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 … Continue reading My Top 300 Movies :: 216-220

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 … Continue reading My Top 300 Movies :: 211-215

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

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 … Continue reading My Top 300 Movies :: 206-210

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

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 … Continue reading Wish I Was Here :: For the love of Movies