The Good Dinosaur Review: Work Through Your Fears

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  Here’s a quick review of Disney/Pixar’s “The Good Dinosaur.” SPOILER ALERT! Read at your own risk. You or your children may have to work through your own fears while watching this movie. “The Good Dinosaur” is rated PG. Parents need to know that this is a hard PG rating (not leaning towards a G […]

Surfin’ Santa Arrives At Seaport Village November 28

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Surfin’ Santa arrives at Seaport Village November 28. Look out at the bay! It’s a sleigh! It’s reindeer! Not even close. It’s Santa arriving by Firestorm!   Named by USA Today as one of the 10 Best Santa Sightings, the jolly old man will be making his grand entrance wearing his trademark board shorts and Hawaiian shirt. But don’t expect […]

Star Wars: The Force Awakens New Character Posters


I think we are being misled. Luke Skywalker is plainly missing from this new collection of “Star Wars: The force Awakens” character posters. Or is he…    

“Suffragette” Inspires #HopeforOurDaughters Gender Equality Campaign


What is #HopeForOurDaughters? Make gender equality a reality in our lifetime. Take a photo and share your hope for future generations of women on Instagram with hashtag #HopeforourDaughters. For every post, we’ll donate $1 to Equality Now. Watch the #HopeForOurDaughters video here and visit to learn more about how you can help make change […]

You’re Invited to a Book Signing of “101 Movies” with Suzette Valle

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More dates and venues just added!  I hope to see you at one of these events.