Sunday, September 21, 2014

This is Where I Leave You

Based on the best-selling novel by Jonathan Tropper, "This...Leave You" tells the story of four siblings who end-up together to sit shiva when their father dies.
Director, Shawn Levy (along with a well written screenplay) managers to to give a perfect mix of humor and drama...which is perfect if you love movies that move you to laughter and tears.

Excellent performances by an all-star cast (Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, and Jane Fonda).
Don't listen to any negative reviews. Some reviewers just love to hate everything.

Rated R
1 hr. 43 min.

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If I Stay

Chloë Grace Moretz gives a noteworthy performance as Mia in this moving story of a young woman who is struggling with the decision to study music at Juilliard or stay with the love of her life. When faced with a life or death tragedy...Mia faces an even bigger decision.
This movie is worth spite of other reviews.

Rated PG-13
1 hr. 46 min.

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Monday, September 1, 2014

The Hundred-Foot Journey

"The Hundred-Foot Journey" is the entertaining and heartwarming story of an owner of an upscale French restaurant (Helen Mirren), who opposes the opening of her new neighbor's Indian restaurant across the street. The battle begins...sparks fly...and two worlds collide.
Lacks character development for many key players.
What's wrong with a "feel good" movie?

Rated PG
2 hr. 2 min.

Visit the official website and see the trailer.