Category Archives: movie reviews

Stay Warm With Beasts and Words On DVD

I don’t know what the weather’s like where you are—sounds like it’s getting pretty wild all over—but up here in MN it’s well below goose-egg today.  We don’t ask for sympathy.  “Cold enough for ya?” we ask each other in … Continue reading

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Seven Psychopaths and a Dozen Roses

It’s my birthday!  Well, it is as I write this on November 8.  My wonderful agent sends me roses every year, and this year they’re the color of sunrise.  (That’s actually sunset in the background, off my deck.)  Anyone know … Continue reading

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Weekend Movie Review: Music and Lyrics

Music and Lyrics ROMANTIC COMEDY 2 1/2 stars (out of 5) Cast: Hugh Grant, Drew Barrymore, Haley Bennett, Brad Garrett Background: I met my husband in college. Though he’s now a high school and community college math teacher, he graduated … Continue reading

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Because I Said So… ROMANTIC COMEDY3 1/2 stars (out of 5 stars) Cast: Diane Keaton, Mandy Moore, Gabriel Macht, Tom Everett Scott, Lauren Graham, Piper Perabo, Stephen Collins I have to admit that I went to see this movie because … Continue reading

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