Trainspotting Analysis

Trainspotting adapted from Irvine Welsh’s novel and made by the Shallow Grave team of writer John Hedge, producer Andrew Macdonald, and director Danny Boyle, giving us characters and moments that are unforgettable. Ewan McGregor plays Renton, an on-and-off heroin addict who can’t decide whether to clean up or regress in the company of his loser … Continue reading “Trainspotting Analysis”

National Lampoon’s Vegas Vacation (Movie Review)

One of the funniest movies of 1997, Vegas Vacation lives up to the high standard of comic relief expected from this ongoing series by National Lampoon. Although on the low end of hilarity when compared to Vacation, European Vacation, and Christmas Vacation, the film is nonetheless a non-stop, belly-laughing comedy in its own right. After … Continue reading “National Lampoon’s Vegas Vacation (Movie Review)”

21 Movie Review – The Ultimate Scholarship Essay

I had a great time at 21. The plot was enjoyable, the college life undercurrents were fun, and you can even find a love story in it. The use of a scholarship essay made my day, since I usually write about student loans, scholarships, and grants – icing on the cake. The Basics: Who and … Continue reading “21 Movie Review – The Ultimate Scholarship Essay”

The Best 10 Movies About Magic of All Time

So here we go, the best 10 movies about ‘magic’ of ‘all time’. That’s a tall order and will of course become a list that will be challenged by many. What I have tried to do is collate a list of movies that feature films which have magical themes or very obvious magical references in … Continue reading “The Best 10 Movies About Magic of All Time”

"The Proposal" Offers Important Lessons About How Relationships Can Get Better

The Proposal – 3 Stars (Good) The drive to become successful in corporate America can involve total commitment, long hours, stiff competition, and the necessary talent to overcome the obstacles. When your name is Margaret Tate, it can also mean having no life before, during and after work. Welcome to “The Proposal” starring Sandra Bullock … Continue reading “"The Proposal" Offers Important Lessons About How Relationships Can Get Better”

Third World Cop is a Great Movie to Learn How to Speak Jamaican

I recently watched the film Third World Cop and I must say it is a great film for the student of Jamaican Patois or anyone that wants to learn to speak Jamaican. The movie is based in Kingston, Jamaica, and has an all Jamaican cast that is made up of famous dancehall artists like Elephant … Continue reading “Third World Cop is a Great Movie to Learn How to Speak Jamaican”

Money For Reviews – Get Paid to Review Movies

Before I begin I’d like to ask you a few questions, just answer them in your head. First of all, how many movies do you think you have watched in your life time? Second, how many hours did you waste on boring, uninteresting, unoriginal, poorly thought, just downright BAD movies? Well it makes sense there … Continue reading “Money For Reviews – Get Paid to Review Movies”