13th; 2016 (documentary) 4.5 stars Everyone needs to see this documentary (check content for the discretion to use or what to be aware of).  White people especially need to see this movie.  When slavery was ended after the Civil War and the 13th amendment was added, there was a loophole in order to keep black […]

The LEGO Batman Movie; 2017 (animated w/ voices of Will Arnett, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson, Ralph Fiennes, Zach Galifianakis) 4.25 stars This is the best Batman movie ever.  I am serious.  I know that is weird to think about, but I never had this much fun watching a Batman movie before.  It was a little […]

Moana; 2016 (animated w/ voices of ) – 4.75 stars – I have not wanted to play Disney songs around the house since I was kid until NOW.  I play the soundtrack a lot and sing along with it (and so does my husband too).  Speaking of which, we both cried while watching this movie […]

Stranger Things; 2016 (Netflix show w/ Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown, Gaten Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin, Natalia Dyer, Charlie Heaton, Matthew Modine, Joe Keery, Cara Buono, Rob Morgan, John Reynolds, Noah Schnapp) – 4 stars – I fought off seeing this because I saw that there was a sexual scene in it […]

Anchors Aweigh; 1945 (w/ Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Kathryn Grayson) – 3.25 stars – Two Navy men are on leave in Los Angeles.  To look cool in front of their friends, they make it seem like they have women waiting for them back home.  They start to fall for a beautiful woman who wants to […]

I post #Olympicjunkie tweets all over my twitter account.  I’ve been watching the Olympics since I was able to and when it is not an Olympic year, I still watch old clips of people in various sports from various countries!  I thought, “I have seen so many Olympic films now, I should do a post […]

Captain America: Civil War; 2016 (w/ Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Jeremy Renner, Don Cheadle, Anthony Mackie, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Daniel Brühl, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Rudd, Emily VanCamp, Tom Holland, Frank Grillo, William Hurt) – 4.25 stars – This officially is the 73rd Robert Downey Jr. film I have seen […]