Philomena is based on a true story about an Irish woman who becomes pregnant and is sent to a Catholic institution for unmarried mothers.  Judi Dench plays the title character Philomena Lee who meets a BBC reporter (Steve Coogan) willing to take up her story and search for her long lost son who was adopted Read More →

This is a hilarious and charming British Christmas movie. It was released in 2014 and stars Jim Broadbent as Santa Claus. The plot of the movie is that while test driving a new sleigh 2 days before Christmas, Santa Claus loses control and crashes near London.  The reindeer get loose and Santa asks 9 year Read More →

Absolutely Anything is the first movie in 19 years in which all surviving members of Monty Python have appeared. Well, actually they didn’t appear so much as did voice overs. This was also Robin Williams’ final movie and he also did a voice over. So, now for a very brief rundown on this film. It Read More →

I went to see IT. I remember watching the original when I was a kid, 9 or 10 years old, I remember how scary it was then. I probably shouldn’t have watched it.  Looking back, I wouldn’t have let my kids watch it at that age. I am usually disappointed in remakes. I did enjoy Read More →