LINCOLN is out on BluRay now (BluRay/DVD Combo Pack Giveaway 2 winners)

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Every so often, a film comes along that just gets everything right.  The story, the casting, the set, the music- and 2012's Lincoln is one of those films.  It's got all of the components of most great movies, the ones we seek to watch over and over, and it's got a little something extra- ...

Real Steel Prize Pack Giveaway

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If you haven't heard of Real Steel yet, well, maybe you've been under a rock.  I got to sneak a peek when I was in LA back in June, and while I haven't gotten to see all of it, what I did see was full of heart, family friendly (although I think for older kids ...

Real Steel coming to theaters October 7

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I saw some footage of this film when I was in LA for my big trip. Tons of action, LOTS of Hugh Jackman and a sweet story will make just about everyone in your house enjoy this movie- it kind of has something for everyone. A action ride set in the near-future where the sport of boxing ...

Talking about The Help with Stacey Snider

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When I met Stacey Snider, CEO of Dreamworks, I was literally still drying the tears that had come so hard and so fast that my neck was wet.  The movie credits for The Help had just finished rolling and we knew we were going to be interviewing Stacey Snider, but not exactly the specific time- ...

The Help opens today, 8/10- my thoughts, my reactions, my tissues..

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The Help is an amazing novel written by Kathryn Stockett and turned into what I think will be THE movie of the summer by her childhood friend Tate Taylor. I'd heard of The Help for a long, long time before reading it- always good things, and I knew I had to read the book before I saw ...

Win one of 2 4-packs to see The Help (8/8)#TheHelpMovie

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Who wants to see a movie with This Mama?  Or rather, near me?  I get to give away 2 4-packs of screening passes to see The Help in Manchester, CT.  The show starts at 7 and seating is first come first serve so plan to arrive early- I'm guessing this will be a full house!! ...

The Help Prize Pack Giveaway #TheHelpMovie

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In (eager) anticipation of the premiere of The Help on August 10th, I'm excited to be able give away a prize pack full of goodies from the movie!! Here's the trailer again if you've not yet had a peek: One of my readers will win a The Help prize pack including a woman's t shirt, a ...

The Help Featurette (and my thoughts on the film)

Before I share the featurette with you, my friends, I want to tell you right now that I have an assignment for you: READ THE BOOK The Help.   I read this book on my flights en route to LA last Wednesday and oh gosh, its awesome.  It really, truly is.  I laughed aloud and I ...

The Help featurette! #DisneyDreamWorksEvent

I picked up this book at BJ's last week, so I can read it before viewing it next week- I hate to see movies that are based on books unless I've read it first!  In just over a week I'll be seeing this movie in LA as part of the Disney Dreamworks event and I ...