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‘McFarland, USA’ – Better than ‘Hoosiers’

posted by jtotey

I am always amazed when a movie that is “based on a true story” can change so many details. It’s as if the real story wasn’t good enough. In an interview with The Christian Chronicle, Jim and Cheryl White, the […]

Second ‘Alice’ Movie in the Works

posted by jtotey

Don’t get too excited, it may be a bit too soon to shine up that teapot and tea cups. Right on the heels of the release of much-anticipated Maleficent and previews for the upcoming Cinderella, Disney has announced that another […]

‘Maleficent’ is Magnificent

posted by jtotey

I couldn’t wait to see Angelina Jolie’s performance as Maleficent in Disney’s upside down production of the Sleeping Beauty story, but I half expected to walk away being disappointed. Instead, I was thrilled. This movie is not for those who […]

Million Dollar Arm Swings Wide

posted by jtotey

The name Thomas McCarthy may not mean much to you, and it apparently doesn’t to Disney as they seem to have misplaced it on the webpage for their latest movie, Million Dollar Arm. McCarthy wrote the screenplay for this movie, […]

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posted 5:54:24am Feb. 23, 2015 | read full post »

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posted 10:40:51pm Feb. 21, 2015 | read full post »

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posted 8:37:28pm Feb. 20, 2015 | read full post »

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posted 4:55:17am Feb. 20, 2015 | read full post »

‘McFarland, USA’ - Better than ‘Hoosiers’
I am always amazed when a movie that is “based on a true story

posted 11:42:30pm Feb. 19, 2015 | read full post »


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