January 12, 2008

Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)

IMDB: Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)

Plot Outline:
A widowed Coast Guard Admiral and a widow handbag designer fall in love and marry, much to the dismay of her 10 and his 8 children.

Rating: 5

[Viewing Date:09/22/07]

Posted by mark at 07:10 PM | Comments (0)

May 15, 2007

Wedding Wars (2006)

IMDB: Wedding Wars (2006)

Plot Outline:
Gay people across the U.S. go on strike when a governor refuses to approve of gay marriages.

Rating: 6

[Viewing Date: 03/29/07]

Posted by mark at 07:59 PM | Comments (0)

May 13, 2007

Shiloh (1996)

IMDB: Shiloh (1996)

Plot Summary:
An abused beagle runs away from his owner. On the road, he meets young Marty Preston and follows him home. The boy immediately forms a bond with the dog and names him Shiloh.

Rating: 5

[Viewing Date: 03/12/07]

Posted by mark at 09:54 PM | Comments (0)

Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story (2005)

IMDB: Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story (2005)

Plot Outline:
Cale Crane catalyzes the rescue and rehabilitation of Sonador, a race horse with a broken leg.

Rating: 7

[Viewing Date: 03/06/07]

Posted by mark at 09:45 PM | Comments (0)

January 24, 2007

Millions (2004)

IMDB: Millions (2004)

Plot Outline: Ethics, being human and the soul all come to the forefront on this masterly-written, directed and acted, fun, very rare film when a 5-year old finds a bag of Pounds with a few days to spend before the currency is switched to Euros...

Rating: 5

[Viewing Date: 01/13/07

Posted by mark at 07:33 PM | Comments (0)

January 13, 2007

Prancer (1989)

IMDB: Prancer (1989)

Plot Summary: Jessica, the daughter of an impoverished apple farmer, still believes in Santa Claus. So when she comes across a reindeer with an injured leg, it makes perfect sense to her to assume that it is Prancer, who had fallen from a Christmas display in town. She hides the reindeer in her barn and feeds it cookies, until she can return it to Santa. Her father finds the reindeer an decides to sell it to the butcher, not for venison chops, but as an advertising display.

Rating: 5

[Viewing Date: 11/22/06]

Posted by mark at 08:13 PM | Comments (0)

Noel (2004)

IMDB: Noel (2004)

Plot Outline: Five New Yorkers come together on Christmas Eve, seeking a miracle.

Rating: 6

[Viewing Date: 12/27/06]

Posted by mark at 07:36 PM | Comments (0)

May 30, 2005

Two Brothers (2004)

IMDB: Two Brothers (2004)

Two infant tiger cubs, separated and then reunited, elicit a truly fine family film, albeit with some heartache and sadness until their reunion.

Guy Pierce portrays the hunter with a heart quite well.

Rating: 5

Posted by mark at 07:51 PM

Tortilla Soup (2001)

IMDB: Tortilla Soup (2001)

Plot Outline:
A Mexican-American master chef and father to three daughters has lost his taste for food but not for life.

Cutesy family fare.

Rating: 5

Posted by mark at 05:56 PM