Archive for June, 2010

Doc Martin Series 3

Doc Martin Series 3

| June 14, 2010

England’s answer to House, M.D. is just as captivating for all his less-than-charming ways but much more humorous and, somehow, more personable. Doctor Martin Ellingham, aka Doc Martin, is decidedly a fish out of water as the practicing G.P. in the Cornish seaside village of Port Wenn. Formerly a top surgeon at London’s most esteemed […]

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Adopted (2009)

Adopted (2009)

| June 13, 2010

Something everyone should know before watching this mockumentary/comedy starring Pauly Shore is that it may be offensive to Africans and the entire adoption process. Prior to the credits at the end of the film and following the credits, Pauly Shore makes it aware that although he pokes fun of the situation, it is a serious […]

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Starstruck

Starstruck

| June 10, 2010

I have a guilty pleasure to confess to. I enjoy the occasional Disney movie, and also like certain Nickelodeon fare such as iCarly. Sometimes I watch this stuff and roll my eyes, yet other times I can completely enjoy it. Maybe not as much as my teenage daughter, yet I still enjoy it. The girl […]

Animation Express on Blu-ray and DVD

Animation Express on Blu-ray and DVD

| June 8, 2010

A world of magic and artistry lies ahead, and there is only one way to get there. All-aboard the Animation Express! Animation Express is a delightful compilation of short animated features that cover myriad areas, such as social commentary, visual delight and selections for everyone via Blu-ray disc. Available June 8 by Image Entertainment, this […]

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Eat Pray Love

Eat Pray Love

| June 7, 2010

Soon to be a major motion picture starring Julia Roberts and James Franco, Eat Pray Love is author Elizabeth Gilbert’s “search for everything” across Italy, India and Indonesia. The memoir was on the New York Times bestseller list for over 150 weeks and chronicles the author’s trip around the world after her divorce, and what […]

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Sex and the City 2

Sex and the City 2

| June 7, 2010

Any fan of the show will be happy to see the gang back together, more mature in their marriages or in menopause on an escape vacation as only a hundred million dollars and Michael Patrick King could envision it. For Carrie, Miranda, Charlotte, and Samantha, sex and the city on HBO meant sex and relationships […]

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Burma VJ: Reporting From A Closed Country

Burma VJ: Reporting From A Closed Country

| June 7, 2010

The former Southeast Asian nation of Burma, also known as Myanmar, has been under the control of a military dictatorship since a coup toppled the elected prime minister in 1962. This means that Burma’s press and mass media have been under the strict control of a military government that rules harshly and with great indifference […]

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Neighbors From Hell, Premiering June 7 On TBS

Neighbors From Hell, Premiering June 7 On TBS

| June 7, 2010

Most of us have had our share of Neighbors From Hell. In fact my sister used to tell me she thought the house my husband and I first lived in was built on an ancient burial ground because of the two suspected child molesters, 4-year-old boy that started a fire in his home, and the […]

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Interview With Kate Lang Johnson of NBC’s Persons Unknown

Interview With Kate Lang Johnson of NBC’s Persons Unknown

| June 7, 2010

Sometimes when I’m interviewing someone, my kids could absolutely care less. Yet other times, it makes me their hero to know that I’m talking to someone that is cool in their eyes, so that then makes me just as cool, or almost just as cool. I had the chance to speak with someone this week […]

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Billy Owens and the Secret of the Runes

Billy Owens and the Secret of the Runes

| June 6, 2010

I wish I had better news to report with this one. I had great hopes for it and was eager to watch it with my son. Sure, he’s 17 years old, but loves fantasy fiction, reading all the Harry Potter books the first day they came out, even before they started releasing them in movies. […]

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