My Favorite Movies #36 – Les Miserables

Les Miserables 2012 Directed by Tom Hooper Quick synopsis... The musical version of Victor Hugo's epic tale of love and sacrifice, first produced for the stage in 1985, now receives the big-screen treatment. The bloody era of the French Revolution is the backdrop to Jean Valjean's long struggle for redemption. Don't let the fact that … Continue reading My Favorite Movies #36 – Les Miserables

A to Z Challenge – X-Men

X-Men 2000 Directed by Bryan Singer Quick Synopsis...¬†Amid increasing fear and bigotry, Professor Charles Xavier (Patrick Stewart) provides a safe haven for powerful outcasts like Wolverine (Hugh Jackman), Rogue (Anna Paquin) and Storm (Halle Berry), who are genetically gifted mutants -- and the world's newest, most persecuted minority group. In an explosive battle for freedom … Continue reading A to Z Challenge – X-Men

My Favorite Movies #87 – The Greatest Showman

The Greatest Showman 2017 Directed by Michael Gracey Netflix says...¬†Behind "The Greatest Show on Earth" was one of history's greatest showmen, P.T. Barnum. This musical biopic centers on Barnum's creation of the three-ring circus and his infatuation with Swedish songbird Jenny Lind. Some might be surprised that this is a movie that's cracked my personal … Continue reading My Favorite Movies #87 – The Greatest Showman

10 Movies I’m Anticipating in 2017

I love movies. And I've taken time to look ahead at the year to come. There are a lot of movies coming out that I'm going to want to see when they hit theaters. However, I'm not made of money. So there's a good chance I'll miss a good bit of them until they hit … Continue reading 10 Movies I’m Anticipating in 2017