Monthly Archives: December 2009

“It’s Complicated”

“It’s Complicated” Release Date: December 25, 2009 You would think that a romantic comedy starring Meryl Streep, Alec Baldwin and Steve Martin would garner more towards our parents generation. However, this was actually a pretty enjoyable movie to watch. The … Continue reading

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“Sherlock Holmes”

“Sherlock Holmes” Release Date: December 25, 2009 In Guy Ritchie’s first installment of the “Sherlock Holmes” franchise, he starts everything off with a huge bang! Robert Downey Jr. is the perfect Sherlock Holmes. Jude Law is the perfect Watson and … Continue reading

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“Nine”

“Nine” Release Date: December 25, 2009 The acting is absolutely superb in this film and the dances that Penélope Cruz, Marion Cotillard and Kate Hudson perform in this dramatic musical are breathtaking. I have yet to see a Daniel Day-Lewis … Continue reading

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“Did You Hear About the Morgans?”

“Did You Hear About the Morgans?” Release Date: December 18, 2009 Like most of Sarah Jessica Parker’s movies, this one did not disappoint in being complete crap. Every now and then SJP will be involved in a movie that is … Continue reading

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“Avatar”

“Avatar” Release Date: December 18, 2009 Is the imagery the best that has ever been seen up to date? “Avatar” is definitely up there with the other films that have ever been made in that category, but for the actual … Continue reading

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“Crazy Heart”

“Crazy Heart” Release Date: December 16, 2009 Jeff Bridges is tremendous in his role as a washed up, alcoholic country singer in “Crazy Heart.” The rest of the cast is alright, but nothing spectacular that would boost the interest levels … Continue reading

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“Invictus”

“Invictus” Release Date: December 11, 2009 Director Clint Eastwood with yet another box office success with the film “Invictus.” Starring Matt Damon and Morgan Freeman, this film tells the incredible true story about Nelson Mandela forming a partnership with the … Continue reading

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