Product Placement in the Movies – Part 1 – 1896-1950

Product placement in the movies is nothing new. Although the number and value of placements has increased since the early Hollywood years and although many recent movies such as I, Robot and the Transformers Movie may be perceived to employ product placements more extensively and brazenly than movies from previous decades, the practice itself predates … Continue reading “Product Placement in the Movies – Part 1 – 1896-1950”

A Full Review of the Premonition Movie

Typically, when Sheriff Reilly (Marc Macaulay) informs Linda Hanson (Sandra Bullock) of her husband, Jim Hanson’s (Julian McMahon) death then it would be the end of the story. However, Premonition (2007) is not a typical movie. It is only the beginning of the movie. She remembers the day of her marriage while looking at her … Continue reading “A Full Review of the Premonition Movie”

The Hidden Layers of Disney’s Movie "Enchanted"

Once Upon a Time, not very long ago, Disney created the movie “Enchanted” which used story lines from previous Disney Princess stories. The plot focuses on Giselle, an archetypical Disney Princess who is forced from her 2D-animated world of Andalasia into real-life New York City by the Evil Queen Narissa. Thanks to the ingenuity of … Continue reading “The Hidden Layers of Disney’s Movie "Enchanted"”

The Movie "Chocolat" and the Law of Attraction

“Chocolat” is a delightful movie set in “a quiet little village whose people believed in tranquility. If you lived in this village you understood what was expected of you and you knew your place in the scheme of things and if you happened to forget, someone would remind you.” These are the opening lines of … Continue reading “The Movie "Chocolat" and the Law of Attraction”