Archives for June 2009

I Remember Michael

Michael Jackson via last.fm I am taking a moment away from Chick Flicks, Summer movies and our typical  topics to bid farewell to three icons who have passed away this month. Micheal Jackson, Farrah Fawcett and Ed McMahon. These people has been part of our lives and pop culture for as long as I can remember. I Remember Micheal I remember Micheal Jackson as the youngest … [Read more...]

New Chick Flicks on DVD: June 26, 2009

For the Young Chicks With the kiddies out of school for the summer, you may be looking for some entertainment to occupy their time and their minds. This month, there are a few new movies on DVD that might help. InkHeart Brendan Fraser stars as Mo 'Silvertongue' Folchart, a man with a very special talent.  When he reads, he makes the  characters in the book come to life. … [Read more...]

Sandra Bullock’s New Chick Flick: The Proposal

After recently returning from my 'vicarious vacation' to France, I was met by a very unseasonal rain storm here in Dallas. Trust me, rain in the summer in Texas is like when people say "that will happen when pigs fly".   In Dallas we say 'oh yeah, that will happen during a thunder storm in June'. So, I am going  to the theater for a movie marathon. First on my list: The … [Read more...]

Just Chick Flicks First Look: The Time Traveler’s Wife Trailer

The trailer for The Time Traveler's Wife has finally been released.Take a look and let me know what you think. Eric Bana and Rachel McAdams star in The Time Traveler's Wife, due in theaters August 14th. Based on the novel Audrey Niffenegger, the movie stars  Eric Bana (who was almost unrecognizable as a Romulan in Star Trek)  plays  Henry De' Tamble, a  Chicago librarian with … [Read more...]

You Like Me…You Really Like Me!

It is always nice to receive awards, so I was especially happy to receive one awards recently a fellow blogger.  I met Andi when we were both participating in Darren Rowse' 31 Days to Build A Better Blog challenge on Problogger.net. Our blogs are  different, but our personalities and writing styles are so similar, that we clicked right away and she  (or should I say her trip to … [Read more...]

Vicarious Vacations: Ooh La La, French Chick Flicks

Unless I received a major government bailout, it looks like my vacation plans this year will be a trip to my local Blockbuster Video. I am going to have to take a Vicarious Vacation via a few of my favorite movies. My blogging buddy Andi from Misadventures with Andi recently returned from a month-long trip to France with her husband. OK. I am  jealous. So to live vicariously … [Read more...]