Movie Review: Queen of Katwe

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QUEEN OF KATWE is based on a true story. Watching a film based on someone’s real-life experience is always inspirational. Especially a film like this one which shows us the harsh and difficult lives people lead in other countries, and what they do to overcome this. Disney’s “Queen Katwe” is a true story about a young girl living in the slums of Uganda, […]

STORKS Actor Visits Helen Woodward Animal Center’s ‘Remember Me Thursday’

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Stepehen Kramer Glickman is the voice of Pigeon Toady in the Warner Bros. movie STORKS. Glickman is a stand-up comedian, and is well known for his role as Gustavo Roque in Nickelodeon’s “Big Time Rush.” The versatile actor was also in the Broadway musical “Shrek.” Glickman was born in Canada, but moved to Carlsbad, CA where he grew up. […]

Movie Review: Bridget Jones’s Baby, Third Time’s a Charm

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“Bridget Jones’s Baby,” the third installment of the beloved franchise, lives up to the age old adage: Third Time’s a Charm.   If you think you can’t possibly sit through “Bridget Jones’s Baby,” a third movie with Renne Zellweger putting on her best British accent next to Colin Firth, one of the best British actors out there, […]

Movie Review: ‘Legend of Tarzan’ Swings and Misses

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“Legend of Tarzan” swings into theaters for the 4th of July weekend. The story brought to us by Edgar Rice Burroughs in 1912, gets an update from director David Yates. Many Generation Yers like me grew up with the tale of Tarzan. Just say the name and the first thing that comes to mind is Tarzan’s iconic jungle call. […]

Movie Review: The BFG is Rootin’, Tootin’ Fun!

Steven Spielberg directs Ruby Barnhill in The BFG

Movie Review: The BFG is Rootin’, Tootin’ Fun! “The BFG” is short for the big friendly giant. It’s the title of a book written by author Roald Dahl in 1982, and it’s the basis of the Disney movie hitting theaters, Friday, July 1. This book-to-film project is also the first Disney-branded movie directed by Steven Spielberg. With Spielberg at the helm, there’s a certain […]