R.I.P. Edward Herrmann

Edward Hermann passed away today December 31, 2014. He had brain cancer. He was 71 years old. Edward Hermann was a talented actor and he will be missed. His movies are part of my childhood. Here are some of my favorite movies/tv of his in no particular order. What are some of your favorites? 1.... Read more »

The 10 Best Movies Of 2014

The 10 Best Movies of 2014. 1. X Men: Days of Future Past 2. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 3. The Fault In Our Stars 4. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 5. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 6. Maleficent 7. Captain America: The Winter Soldier 8. Veronica Mars 9. Divergent 10. Quiet Ones... Read more »

The 10 Worst Movies of 2014

The 10 Worst Movies Of 2014. 1. Draft Day 2. Sabotage 3. Oculus 4. Non-Stop 5. RoboCop 6. 3 Days To Kill 7. Transcendence 8. Brick Mansions 9. I Frankenstein 10. Labor Day Follow me on Twitter for movies and other talk @sarahandmovies Did you like this post click like Sarah Takes On The Movies... Read more »

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 (***1/2)

I am a big fan of the Hunger Games series which include The Hunger Games, Catching Fire and now Mockingjay Part 1. I read all the books and I can say so far they have followed the books pretty well. The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1 had action, sadness, hope. Katniss finds herself in District... Read more »

R.I.P. Elizabeth Pena

Elizabeth Pena passed away Oct 14, 2014 at the age of 55. She passed away after a brief illness. I got the chance to see her at a screening of La Bamba in Chicago in 2013. She and her cast mates Lou Diamond Phillips, Esai Morales did a Q&A. La Bamba Q&A Video She was... Read more »

Movie Review - Annabelle (**1/2)

Annabelle is a vintage doll from The Conjuring. It is a prequel. This movie is about a creepy doll who haunts the family ruthlessly. The storyline was interesting and it was nice to see a backstory of Annabelle. It is about a family with a soon to be born baby and the mother collects dolls.... Read more »

R.I.P. Robin Williams

Robin Williams passed away today August 11, 2014 from an apparent suicide. He was 63 years old. Robin Williams was a talented funny actor and he will be missed. His movies are part of my childhood. We will have to wait and see one of his last movies Night at The Museum: Secret of the... Read more »

Movie Review - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3D (***)

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is about four mutant turtles named Michelangelo, Donatello, Leonardo, Raphael who fight crime in NYC. They are led by a rat sensei named Splinter. April O’Neil is their human friend. This film brought me back to the 1990s to the cartoon that I used to watch all the time when I... Read more »

Movie Review - The Purge: Anarchy (***)

The Purge is one day a year in America when all crime and murder is legal for 12 hours. You can hide in your home and try to protect yourself. Or you can seek revenge on someone you dislike or hate. No emergency services will be available. I thought the Purge Anarchy was more violent... Read more »

Movie Review - Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (***) 3D

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes takes place in San Francisco. The genetically evolved apes vs the humans. Caeser (Andy Serkis) is the leader of the apes. Dreyfus (Gary Oldman) is the leader of the humans. They are some of the humans left after the virus spread Malcolm (Jason Clark), Ellie (Keri Russell) and... Read more »
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