Chick Flick City: “Notting Hill”

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Ok, folks. Here we are. Back again in “Chick Flick City”, my ongoing effort to strengthen the “Chick Flick” section on my resume of films I’ve watched, seeing as I avoided them like the plague pre-blog. I asked, you voted, and the winner was “Notting Hill” starring Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant, so here we go.

“Chick Flick City” here I come…

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Now Showing on Cable: “Larry Crowne”

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Making its debut this weekend on HBO was last year’s “Larry Crowne”, starring Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts. Directed by Hanks himself, “Larry Crowne” is the story of a middle aged man – Larry Crowne – who loses his mid level job at a retail store due to his lack of education.

Unable to find subsequent employment, Larry enrolls in Community College.

What he doesn’t bargain on is the profound, romantic, humorous, heartwarming change that will occur in his life due to – – Aghgh, God. I can’t even write a summary sentence about this nauseating nonsense without feeling ill.

Click through to read why you should stay away from this awful offering of offal.

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New Episode of The (title pending) Movie Podcast – “Mirror, Mirror” and “Wrath of the Titans”!

We’re back with another dose of (title pending) awesomeness!

On this episode, Tank and I go over “The Hunger Games” continued dominance at the box office, then discuss the week’s two NEW releases – “Mirror, Mirror”, starring Julia Roberts, Lily Collins and Armie Hammer and “Wrath of the Titans” starring Sam Worthington, Liam Neeson and Ralph Fiennes.

In our discussion of the week, we talk about remakes… with so many being made, Hollywood needs some ground rules! Plus we name drop some of the best and worst of all time.

It’s another great episode of the (title pending) Movie Podcast! Check it out! You can download and listen to the episode directly, here, or search for us on iTunes! If you do use iTunes, please take a second to hook us up with a star rating and a review, they really help us out!

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Chick Flick City: “Steel Magnolias”

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Welcome to the inaugural post in my new series, “Chick Flick City”, where I address deficiencies in my movie watching filmography based on recommendations from the readers.

Up first? “Steel Magnolias”, a movie set in a beauty parlor and starring six, count ‘em six different women.

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