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Movie meme - I've seen 150 out of 240 films. And I suspect that I missed a few... Yeah. Hands up if you're surprised that I have no life. *** Supposedly if you've seen over 85 films, you have no life. Mark the...

Movies - For the last couple of summers, the girls and I have made plans to watch lots of movies. A couple of years ago, we decided (or maybe I decided) to watch classic movies: Bogart, Hepburn, that sort of thing. Last...

Tuesdays are hard - I finally finished the fourth book for Canada Reads. Something tells me I'm not going to get the fifth one done by Saturday. L asked me what my favourite movie is of the ones I've watched so far in 2009....

Audio diaries - I introduced L to the movie Almost Famous recently. It's one of my favourites and I wanted her to understand why I always laugh when I yell "Don't take drugs!" when she's going out with her friends. Ok, I haven't...

Saturday randomness - Newt called today. That was very cool. L and I watched my Dr. Horrible DVD tonight. Still funny, still sad, still makes us sing along. The special features were interesting, as were the E.L.E. video applications. Haven't watched the "musical...

My annual "last day of school" post - Tonight I rented a movie for the kids, to celebrate, and to cheer them up because Ice had to unexpectedly spend another night out of town. It's hard to find something that will appeal to all of them, given the...

K-19: The Widowmaker - I loved this movie. Rip apart Harrison's accent, if you will. Tell me that every submarine movie uses the same plot (what the hell is the word I want here? techniques? points? conventions! that's it!) conventions. Whine about the ending...