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November 5 Word Movie Reviews & $ for Charity

I hope you all had a great Thanksgiving, it was busy around here.  Gage got his first haircut last week so I’ll have to post pics soon.

You know the drill, add your 5 words to mine and earn $1 for charity.  Once we get to $100 the person with the most reviews will choose the charity.  Click here to see the past winners, the charities they chose and to see the other reviews you can add to.  We’re getting close with $82 so far.  Anyone is welcome to join in at any time.

Catching-Fire poster.jpgThe Hunger Games: Catching Fire, 2013 (Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Woody Harrelson, Liam Hemsworth, Donald Sutherland, Elizabeth Banks)      Grade A

Total girl crush on Katniss!

*Squeee* no please don’t end :)  (Sheree)

 Heart-felt, action-packed, and Katniss rocks!  (Heather)

 Anything Jennifer Lawrence can’t do?  (Jill)

50 50 Poster.jpg50/50, 2011 (Cast-Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogan, Anna Kendrick, Angelica Houston, Bryce Dallas Howard)      Grade B+

Tears. Laughs. Cancer. Thoughtful. Real.

Ender's Game poster.jpgEnder’s Game, 2013 (Cast-Asa Butterfield, Harrison Ford, Viola Davis, Abigail Breslin, Ben Kingsley)      Grade B

Good, but read the book.

The Family Tree Movie PosterThe Family Tree, 2011 (Cast-Hope Davis, Dermott Mulroney, Chi McBride, Max Thieriot, Britt Robertson)     Grade C-

Silly little movie with chuckles

Four Christmases-Movie Poster.PNGFour Christmases, 2008 (Cast-Reese Witherspoon, Vince Vaughn, Robert Duvall, Sissy Spacek, Jon Voight, Mary Steenburgen)  Grade C-

A no chemistry romantic comedy.

Love anything with Vince Vaughn.  (Michelle)

December 2, 2013 - Posted by | 5 Word Movie Reviews |


  1. I haven’t seen any of those movies. 😦

    Comment by bermudaonion (Kathy) | December 2, 2013 | Reply

  2. I saw Catching Fire last week and was impressed.

    Comment by Nise' (Under the Boardwalk) | December 2, 2013 | Reply

  3. I hope to see Catching Fire this coming Friday. I can’t wait! We saw the second Thor movie this weekend and really enjoyed it.

    Comment by Literary Feline | December 3, 2013 | Reply

  4. Catching Fire – *Squeee* no please don’t end 🙂

    I wouldn’t mind seeing Ender’s Game but I haven’t read the book!

    Comment by Teddyree | December 4, 2013 | Reply

  5. I’ve been waiting 25 years for Ender’s Game, the movie, and now that it’s finally out I still haven’t seen it.

    Comment by Leslie | December 4, 2013 | Reply

  6. Catching Fire: Heart-felt, action-packed, and Katniss rocks!

    I will have to go through the list soon and see what films I can add!

    Comment by Heather | December 5, 2013 | Reply

  7. I’m glad you had a good Thanksgiving. Ours was good and I loved Catching Fire.

    Comment by kelley | December 5, 2013 | Reply

  8. […] The Hunger Games:Catching Fire – I love Katniss even though I’ve never read the books (for shame!)  A […]

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  9. You’re too harsh on Four Christmases. I could watch Vince Vaughn read a phone book, but he’s pretty entertaining as a reluctant husband/father. And the Jon Favreau character is great.

    Comment by The old roommate | January 1, 2014 | Reply

  10. Four Christmases – Love anything with Vince Vaughn.

    Comment by thetruebookaddict | January 1, 2014 | Reply

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