Category Archives for Movies
My favourite Christmas movie is, unsurprisingly for those who know me, the 2003 British romantic comedy, “Love Actually,” from the same team that brought us “Four Weddings and a Funeral.” I mean, I love the classics like “It’s a Wonderful … Continue reading
This week’s challenge, because I just spent the weekend having a Disney marathon, and I remember how rousing this song can be, is to count how many kinds of food come up in this particular Beauty & the Beast song. … Continue reading
Fine, I’ll admit it. I watch “The Sound of Music” at least once a year. I remember having first seen it when I was eight, and I think Maria, the von Trapp family and all of those singing nuns were what … Continue reading
I just watched “Casablanca” again last night. I’d forgotten just how heart-wrenching that movie is, and just how different Hollywood is now. There’s something about watching Ingrid Bergman’s beautiful, tearful face in black-and-white and listening to Humphrey Bogart’s tough-guy, world-weary … Continue reading
I have a six-year-old niece. She’s incredibly smart and inquisitive, always asking questions and saying things that other six-year-olds wouldn’t normally think of. When she was four, a grown-up friend of ours asked her if he could have some of … Continue reading
I woke up this morning craving French fries for breakfast, and was more than sated with this cuteness, instead. “Despicable Me 2,” in theatres, 2013.