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April’s 5 Word Movie Reviews – Join in and win $ for charity

Every time you add 5 words of your own to one of my reviews then you donate $1 to charity.  What charity, you ask?  The charity is chosen by the person who has the most reviews once we reach 100. (Last charity herePLEASE leave a clear 5 word comment so I can give credit for it.

You can add reviews to any of my past movie posts AND see who is in the contributing lead here.

Act of Valor, 2012 (Cast-U.S. Navy Seals, Roselyn Sanchez, Nester Serrano, Emilio Rivera)    Grade B

Raw, Violent, Powerful Recruitment Film


 

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows, Part 1, 2010 (Cast-Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint)      Grade B

Waited too long, Needed refresher.

Fast-paced first half of movie. (Heather)

Best one of the bunch! (Stephanie)

Good, but a little long. (Kathy)

Time to Grow Up Kids (Beth)

Saw at theater, exciting experience! (Debbie)

It’s hard to grow up.  (Kay)


 

Carrie, 1976 (Cast-Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, Amy Irving, John Travolta)  Grade C+

Getting period never so traumatic!

I can’t top yours, Stacy :)  (Stephanie)

Sissy Spacek was perfect lead. (Kathy)

King Of Horror Movies Classic (Beth)

Traumatized teen, pig blood, still scared! (Debbie) – I’m pretending not to notice the 6th word

Ick factor when first seen.  (Kay)


 

Man holding up a card labelled hall pass, his friends standing behind himHall Pass, 2011 (Cast-Owen Wilson, Jason Sudeikis) Grade C

Funny first half, iffy second.

Great cast, hoped for more. (Debbie)

April 30, 2012 - Posted by | 5 Word Movie Reviews

9 Comments »

  1. I’ve only seen Harry Potter! Fast-paced first half of movie.

    Comment by hmsgofita | April 30, 2012 | Reply

  2. I haven’t seen any of these, and probably won’t.

    Comment by Carol | April 30, 2012 | Reply

  3. HP – Best one of the bunch!

    Carrie – I can’t top yours, Stacy 🙂

    Comment by Stephanie D. | April 30, 2012 | Reply

  4. Let’s see what I can come up with.
    Harry Potter: Good, but a little long.
    Carrie: Sissy Spacek was perfect lead.

    Comment by bermudaonion (Kathy) | April 30, 2012 | Reply

  5. I seriously laughed so hard at your review for Carrie…totally agree with you on Hall Pass!

    Comment by Staci@LifeintheThumb | April 30, 2012 | Reply

  6. I laughed so hard at your review of Carrie! Totally agree with you on Hall Pass!

    Comment by Staci@LifeintheThumb | April 30, 2012 | Reply

  7. Your Carrie review was fantastic! And I agree 100% with you on Hall Pass. It felt like it could have been so much better.

    Comment by Jenners | April 30, 2012 | Reply

  8. Carrie: traumatized teen, pig blood, still scared!
    (sorry, needed that extra word!) 🙂
    Hall Pass: great cast, hoped for more
    Harry Potter: saw at theater, exciting experience!
    (I rarely go to theater)

    Comment by Wrighty | June 14, 2012 | Reply

  9. Harry Potter — It’s hard to grow up.

    Carrie — Ick factor when first seen. (which was too many years ago to count)

    Comment by Kay | February 27, 2015 | Reply


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