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The Bravery of Heneral Luna

I have an admission to make: I watched Heneral Luna twice because I was so disturbed by the thought that I wasn’t able to notice Paulo Avelino the first time we watched it. 1,435 more words


The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

In 1976 San Francisco, Minnie (Bel Powley) is trying to navigate the world of boys and her teenage feelings. She’s 15 years old and wants to be an artist. 1,229 more words


It's A Masterpiece: Heneral Luna Review

The title kinda speaks for itself so by now you know that I highly recommend this movie for everyone. Last August, we were invited to see the private screening of Heneral Luna. 543 more words

The Happy Years; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Originally released 7 Jul 1950
Written by Harry Ruskin
Directed by William Wellman

Starring Dean Stockwell, Darryl Hickman, and Leo G. Carroll

My rating: ★★★1/2 stars… 755 more words


The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015)

Guy Ritchie’s big screen reboot of the 1960s TV show is the right kind of fizzy summer escapist entry that goes down smooth and entertains with just enough swanky style to pass the time. 255 more words


Far from the Madding Crowd Movie Review

In the beginning of the movie, Bathsheba Everdene (played by Carey Mulligan) promises that she will astonish everyone. And astonish them she does.

Everdene is an orphan and a farmer who, after a stroke of good fortune (or bad fortune, it depends on how you view the death of an uncle), inherits an extremely wealthy and large estate. 524 more words

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