Movie Review – "All I Need" – A Sinister Call for Blood

“All I Need” is a frustrating film to watch, mainly because the intriguing premise is not fully developed. It could be so much better. When Chloe (Caitlin Stasey – “Neighbours”) wakes up in hotel room bound and gagged, she wonders how she got into this predicament. Then she sees there are other young girls likewise … Continue reading “Movie Review – "All I Need" – A Sinister Call for Blood”

Can Mistress of Spice Bring Aishwarya Into Trouble

One of the news that can shock millions of Aishwarya Rai’s fans and no doubt her husband too is that of her erotic scenes in the movie named “Mistress Of Spice” opposite to Dylan Mcdermott. It’s been hardly a month when Former Miss World and Bollywood superstar Aishwarya Rai got married with Bollywood’s super star … Continue reading “Can Mistress of Spice Bring Aishwarya Into Trouble”

History Vs Hollywood – Black Hawk Down & Great Raid

In history, the United States military has made many coordinated Special Force rescue and assault operations resulting in major successes or catastrophes with significant life loss. The most triumphant and successful rescue operation in the United States Military history, portrayed in The Great Raid, or the most near-disastrous mission involving the entrapment of US Army … Continue reading “History Vs Hollywood – Black Hawk Down & Great Raid”

Saona Island – The Crown Jewel Of the Dominican Republic

Saona Island is considered by many to be the crown jewel of the Dominican Republic. In fact, it is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the entire Caribbean, attracting hundreds of thousands of visitors each year. Fortunately, it is also an easy day trip from Punta Cana, the most popular vacation spot in … Continue reading “Saona Island – The Crown Jewel Of the Dominican Republic”

A 21st Century Remake of "Singing in the Rain?" – An Almost Impossible Cinematic Endeavor

Last evening, I was watching, for the tenth time, the award winning musical, “Singing in the Rain,” which starred the late Gene Kelly and Donald O’Connor, and the eighty-year old Debbie Reynolds. The 1952 motion picture was nominated for 2 Oscars, won the 1953 Golden Globe, and 3 other major awards. I actually think it … Continue reading “A 21st Century Remake of "Singing in the Rain?" – An Almost Impossible Cinematic Endeavor”

Movie Review – Old Lodge Skins Makes "Little Big Man" a Perfect Blend of Comedy and Drama

Little Big Man – 3 Stars (Good) You know that “Little Big Man” has the makings of a good film when an historian visits Jack Crabb (Dustin Hoffman), a forgotten, 100-plus-year-old centenarian in an assisted living facility, to ask about how Native Americans lived in the Old West. It is said that Crabb lived among … Continue reading “Movie Review – Old Lodge Skins Makes "Little Big Man" a Perfect Blend of Comedy and Drama”

The Decline and Fall of Martial Arts Films and the Rise of the Action Blockbuster Movie

Comparing martial arts films of the 1970s to the action blockbusters of 2009/10 Red Cliff, Ip Man and True Legend are already iconic of the early 21st century “martial arts films”-although many can argue they are more action spectacle than true “kung fu” films. The 1970s, on the other hand, didn’t rely on eye-candy effects … Continue reading “The Decline and Fall of Martial Arts Films and the Rise of the Action Blockbuster Movie”

Parenting Lessons From the Movie Blind Side

The movie Blind Side is inspirational and amazing. Sandra Bullock portrays Leah Anne the matriarch of the affluent Memphis family who adopted Michael Oher an offensive tackle for the American football team the Baltimore Ravens. Michael was held back two years in elementary school and had a spotty educational record with a 0.6 GPA in … Continue reading “Parenting Lessons From the Movie Blind Side”

7 Powerful Lessons I Learned From the Movie The Incredibles

1. When we don’t take the time to treat others with dignity and respect, we help bring out the worst in them. Buddy simply wanted to hang out with his hero Mr. Incredible. He had always admired him and one day he came up with this brilliant idea: “I can become incridiBoy his sidekick, like … Continue reading “7 Powerful Lessons I Learned From the Movie The Incredibles”