Movies

My family also loves a good movie. Here is our list of most recent reviews.

Next week, I’m attending the premiere of He Named Me Malala and I’d love for you to join me, right from the comfort of our own homes. It will be airing commercial-free on Monday, February 29 on the National Geographic channel at 8:00 pm ET/7:00 pm CT. I am excited for this home viewing because […]

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My family was recently invited to a screening of Kung Fu Panda 3 and while we really enjoyed it (it might be my favorite one of the series), I realized that there were several lessons/reasons worth going to see it that I wanted to share with you. Here’s a quick summary of the movie: When […]

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  Ever since our trip to the Nick Hotel, my boys feel as if the Nickelodeon family of characters are part of their family! It was one of our first trips of the year and among the most memorable. Of course, after seeing the commercials for the new SpongeBob Movie, my 6 year old ran in and […]

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How families relate is one of the special areas of life. Each family member has their own relationships and reputations that are built or broken based upon time and actions. Each action has another set of actions that follow and have a long-term impact on how we relate our families. The movie, BLACK OR WHITE, […]

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  Go see the Annie movie this weekend or at least some point over this Christmas holiday. It’s truly a gift for the whole family with a smart story, a soundtrack that will be all over school programs this year and acting that is worthy of winning awards. My family was invited to a pre-screening […]

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  After all the events of the past week, I just keep remembering the song from the Annie movie,  “The sun will come out tomorrow.” I have to admit, I can’t wait for tomorrow.  Annie has been a favorite of mine since I first saw the show in 1984 at the Orpheum Theater in Minneapolis. […]

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As humanity picks up the pieces, following the conclusion of “Transformers: Dark of the Moon,” Autobots and Decepticons have all but vanished from the face of the planet. However, a group of powerful, ingenious businessman and scientists attempt to learn from past Transformer incursions and push the boundaries of technology beyond what they can control – […]

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My family had the pleasure of attending a red carpet prescreening of the movie, Earth to Echo. As a quick summary, it’s a family adventure movie centering on three friends who are being forced to move because of a highway construction project. The boys start receiving strange messages on their phones and set out on […]

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One of this summer’s hottest movies for families has to be How to Train Your Dragon 2. Everyone from my cousin (a mom of 3) to my son’s BFF is waiting for it. My family was lucky enough to be able to attend a 3D screening of it earlier this week. Here are everyone’s thoughts in […]

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  The Lego Movie will arrive in theaters this Friday, February 7 but my family attended a sneak peak of the movie as annual Passholders for the Lego Discovery Center here in Atlanta. The kindergartner is a huge Lego lover and we were incredibly excited to attend. Here’s our review:  WE ALL LOVED IT! In […]

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