Tag Archives: Family

Toy Story 3

In this fabulous follow up to Toy Story 2, Andy is about to leave for college, and the toys aren’t sure what place they will hold in his life anymore.  Woody, the loyal friend he is, follows the toys to … Continue reading

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The Chronicles of Narnia

C.S. Lewis’ Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe comes to life in this breathtaking children’s epic fantasy.  Four brothers and sisters are sent off amidst a war to a seemingly boring, desolate house with a distant … Continue reading

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Martian Child

David (John Cusack) makes a rash decision to adopt a quirky young boy named Dennis, who doesn’t seem to fit in. David struggles to relate to Dennis (who claims to be a martian child) as the two adjust to making … Continue reading

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Mamma Mia

Mamma Mia is a musical about one girl’s search for her real father.  Meryl Streep comes face to face with three old lovers as arranged by her daughter (the bride-to-be), and the wedding weekend becomes filled with family, friends, and … Continue reading

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Grown Ups

The death of a friend brings a group of childhood friends together after years apart.  The grown ups try to teach the simplicity childhood to their own children, which proves less successful than they would have hoped.  A fantastic cast … Continue reading

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The Golden Compass

The Golden Compass takes place in a world apart from our own, where evil is taking over, and children are being kidnapped.  Lyra and her “demon” (an animal manifestation of her soul) journey north along with some good friends to … Continue reading

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Star Wars (The Original Trilogy)

Good vs. Evil, right against wrong, hope blurred by hate, democracy’s last stand against tyranny. Episode IV: A New Hope We begin the trilogy with “Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope”, which is the classic standalone depiction of all … Continue reading

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