I watched Killshot yesterday. I taped it when it was on Flix channel. It is based on a book by Elmore Leonard. (I haven’t read the book, but I might.) It has Mickey Rourke, Brandon McGibbon, Hal Holbrook, Diane Lane, Thomas Jane, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Don McManus in it.
Big Warning: there is some violence and a sad ending.
In this movie, an assassin goes to kill an old man. Meanwhile a young guy blackmails a real estate man. The young guy gets a chance encounter with the assassin who decides to help the young guy learn how to do things right. The problem is the young guy isn’t so easy to teach and he’s really rude. They go to the real estate office and a couple is there instead of the real estate guy. The couple sees them which means they have to die. In the end the good wins.
I did like this movie, but I would have written the ending differently. Next week I’m watching Lord of War.
I watched Pet yesterday. I had taped it when it was on The Movie Channel Extra. It has Dominic Monaghan, Ksenia Solo, Jennette McCurdy, and Da’Vone McDonald in it.
Big Warning: there is a little bit of violence.
Note: This movie is not what you think it is. There is a huge twist to it. This is an awesome movie.
Here is a semi summary. I can’t tell everything, but like I said above it is not what you think. A man named Seth works at an animal shelter. He sees an old crush on a bus. He gets obsessed with her so he kidnaps her and puts her in a cage underneath the animal shelter. (Yes I know that doesn’t sound good, but like I said it’s not what you think.)
I loved this movie. Next week I’m watching Killshot.
I watched Practical Magic yesterday. I taped it when it was on HBO. It is based on a book by Alice Hoffman. (No, I haven’t read the book, but I do plan on getting it once I finishing read all the other books I need to read.) It has Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman, Stockard Channing, Dianne Wiest, Goran Visnjic, Aidan Quinn, Evan Rachel Wood, and Alexandra Artrip in it.
Big Warning: it has little bit of violence.
In this movie, two sisters go live with their aunts. The aunts tell the girls that there is a curse over their family. If they fall in love, their love will die. Sally decides to do a spell of the perfect guy for her. One who supposedly didn’t exist, but actually does. Sally does fall in love and has two daughters. But her husband dies. Her sister Gillian moves and falls in love with many guys. One guy falls for, but he tries to kill her. Sally rescues her sister and accidently kills the guy. A cop comes to question them about the guy who is missing. The guy was a serial killer. Then Gillian gets possessed with the guy’s ghost. Sally gets help with some of the town people and Gillian is freed from the ghost. Sally and the cop fall in love.
I liked the movie. Next week I’m watching Van Helsing.
I watched The Illusionist yesterday. It has Edward Norton, Paul Giamatti, Jessica Biel, Rufus Sewell, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, and Eleanor Tomlinson in it.
Big Warning: there is a big twist at the end. This was an awesome movie.
In this movie, a boy who was cabinet maker supposedly met a magician. He teaches himself magic. He shows his tricks to some kids. A girl instantly likes him, but they can’t be seen together because she is a duchess. So he leaves. When he is an adult, he puts on magic shows around the world. He decides to come home and the duchess comes to one his shows. She is engaged to a prince. The prince ends up being accused of killing her and the magician escapes.
I loved this movie. Next week I’m watching Practical Magic.
Yesterday I watched Love, Fall & Order. I taped it when it was on Hallmark channel. It has Erin Cahill, Trevor Donovan, Gregory Harrison, Jan Broberg, and Jazmine Shaw in it.
In this movie, A woman name Claire is a corporate lawyer who deals with property issues. Her father calls her to tell her that his neighbor is suing him for owning part of her land. Her nephew found an old deed that saying part of it is hers. So Claire goes to her father’s farm to find a lawyer that will take the case. But she doesn’t find one so she takes the case herself. Then she finds out the neighbor’s nephew is opposing counsel. Her ex-boyfriend helps with the case, but then the nephew finds another old document which disputes the land again. In the end, both parties come to agreement.
I loved this movie. Next week I’m watching The Illusionist.
I watched Incredibles 2 yesterday. It has Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell, Huck Milner, Catherine Keener, Eli Fucile, Bob Odenkirk, Samuel L. Jackson, Brad Bird, John Ratzenberger, and Bill Wise in it.
Big Warning: there is some violence.
In this movie, as the Incredibles fight Underminer, Frozone gets approached by a man who knows a wealthy family who wants to talk to the Incredibles. So the Incredibles go to see the wealthy family who say that they want to help the superheroes get reinstated. They want Mrs. Incredible to do the job. She accepts the job. She quickly learns there is another bad person out there who is controlling people. She does find out who the bad person is, but fails to get the bad person. The Incredible children come to rescue and they as a family capture the bad person.
I liked this movie. I had read there will be a third movie, but I don’t know when it will be out. Next week I’m watching Love, Fall & Order.
I watched The Incredibles yesterday. I taped it when it was on Freeform Network. It has Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Samuel L. Jackson, Jason Lee, Sarah Vowell, Spencer Fox, Elizabeth Peña, and Brad Bird in it.
Big Warning: there is some violence in it.
In this movie, Bob Parr is a superhero who saves a man’s life. He ends up getting sued which meant alot of superheroes go underground (become normal). Buddy wants to be like Bob Parr and wants to help him. But Bob Parr turns him down which gives Buddy the idea to get rid of all the superheroes and save the city himself. Bob and his family does save the city and they learn to grow as superheroes and as a family.
I did like this movie. Next week I’m watching The Incredibles 2.
I watched The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part yesterday. I taped it when it was on HBO. It has Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett, Maya Rudolph, Will Ferrell, Jadon Sand, Brooklynn Prince, Channing Tatum, Jason Momoa, and Tiffany Haddish in it.
Note: This movie is awesome. I love the music.
In this movie, Emmett has a nightmare/vision of everyone being sucked into a black hole. Lucy thinks thinks it’s nothing, but the nightmare comes true. Then some aliens appear and they think the aliens are the bad guys. So they made everything in dark colors to not attract the aliens. Then Emmett makes a house for Lucy which attracts the aliens again. The aliens takes Lucy and some people. Emmett decides to rescue them. He meets a seemly nice guy who “helps” him. In the end, this “nice” guy destroys everything. Emmett does put things back in order. The aliens and the lego people live in peace.
I love, love this movie. I can’t wait for more Lego movies. Next week I’m watching The Incredibles. I have watch it, but I watch it again so I can watch the second one.
I watched Peter Pan yesterday. I taped it when it was on HBO. It is based on the play and book by J. M. Barrie. (haven’t read the book, but I will.) This movie version has Jason Isaacs, Jeremy Sumpter, Rachel Hurd-Wood, Lynn Redgrave, Richard Briers, Olivia Williams, Harry Newell, Freddie Popplewell, and Ludivine Sagnier in it.
In this movie, Peter Pan goes to the Darling’s house. He sees Wendy sleeping. When she awakes he leaves, but his shadow stays behind. The next night, he takes Wendy and her brothers to Neverland. They meet Captain Hook and the lost boys. In the end, Wendy and her brothers go back home with the lost boys. IMDB says the dvd has a scene where Peter comes back to see an adult Wendy and her daughter which he takes her to Neverland.
I did like this movie. Next week I’m watching The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part.
I watched Kingsman: The Golden Circle yesterday. I taped it when it was on HBO. It has Taron Egerton, Edward Holcroft, Mark Strong, Hanna Alström, Julianne Moore, Colin Firth. Halle Berry, and Pedro Pascal in it.
Big Warning: there is one sex scene and a little bit of violence.
In this movie, Poppy makes her demands that she has released a “blue rash” within her drugs which leads to death. She has an antidote and she will release the antidote if the president will make drugs legal and tax the drugs. The president though is willing to let everyone die. Meanwhile Eggsy thinks of a way to get Harry to remember who he is with a puppy. Harry does remember, but he has some issues. While tracking down the antidote, Harry says that Whiskey is not fighting with them. Eggsy thinks Harry is having issues again, but later it turns out Harry was right. In the end, they release the antidote and Eggsy marries the princess.
I did like this movie. They say there will be a third movie. Next week I’m watching The Phantom Tollbooth.