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30 days movie challenge day 11: Favorite movie from your childhood

That is no doubt, The sound of music!

As a child I found this movie very romantic. The sound of music is based on a true story of the Von Trapp family. 179 more words


The Sound Of Music

Name: The Sound of Music
Year: 1965
Time: 174 mins
Cast: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Charmain Carr
Director: Robert Wise

Set before the cloak of Hitler’s army descended upon Austria, during the ‘last golden days of the thirties’, we are welcomed by the swooping scenes of elaborate mountains and magniloquent scenery and into the wide spread arms of budding nun, Maria. 292 more words

Film Review

The Happy Prince

Looking at a poignant classic short film for the Fairy Tale Blogathon. 851 more words


Film Review: 'Elsa & Fred'

Not even the ever-winning company of Shirley MacLaine and Christopher Plummer is enough to reward the viewer’s investment in “Elsa & Fred,” a bland and formulaic tale of two senior citizens who discover that it’s never too late to fall in love — which may well be true, but doesn’t keep this rickety recycling of a 2005 Spanish-Argentinean comedy from feeling long past its sell-by date. 570 more words


MacLaine and Plummer Can’t Save 'Elsa and Fred' From Mediocrity

Shirley MacLaine and Christopher Plummer. That’s all you need to know, and all a rom-com about senior citizens in love called Elsa and Fred is really about. 710 more words

Indelible Edelweiss

If I were put in a spot and made to sing a song, I will likely end up singing “Edelweiss” from The Sound of Music. It’s easy to remember – both the melody and the words. 75 more words