Posts in category "Adventure"

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 »

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 - Maleficent (***) 3D

This Disney film Maleficent is different from Sleeping Beauty’s story. Maleficent (Angelina Jolie) is a fairy. Aurora (Elle Fanning) is Sleeping Beauty. Stefan (Sharlto Copley) is Aurora’s father. Prince Phillip (Brenton Thwaites). Maleficent curses Aurora with a sleeping curse. What makes her do this? Can it be undone? I thought this film had a nice... Read more »

Movie Review - X Men: Days of Future Past (****) 3D

(Cool Xmen glasses I got to watch Xmen) The gang is back together in the film Xmen Days of Future Past. Professor Charles Xavier (Patrick Stewart), Storm (Halle Berry), Logan Wolverine (Hugh Jackman). They are trying to change history and save the mutants and humans. They must send someone back in time to correct history.... Read more »

Movie Review - Rio 2 (***) 3D

  Rio 2 takes place in Rio de Janeiro. A family of blue macaws go on an adventure to the Amazon. They are searching for any blue macaws left in the Amazon. The family consists of the father Blu (Jesse Eisenberg), the mother Jewel (Anne Hathaway) and their three children Bia, Carla and Tiago. Of... Read more »

Movie Review - Captain America: The Winter Soldier (***)

In the film Captain America: The Winter Soldier Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) is Captain America. Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson). Bucky Barnes (Sebastian Stan). Agent 13 (Emily VanCamp). Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson). Steve Rogers Captain America lives in the modern world. He must battle things from the past including the Winter Soldier. Will he succeed?... Read more »

Movie Review - Divergent (***)

(My Dad, Amy Newbold who plays Molly and Me Sarah) In the film Divergent Beatrice “Tris” (Shailene Woodley) is a girl who must choose a faction. Caleb (Ansel Elgort) is Beatrice’s brother. Natalie (Ashley Judd) is Beatrice and Caleb’s mother. Four (Theo James) is one of the Dauntless leaders. Peter (Miles Teller) must choose a... Read more »

Movie Review - The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (**1/2)

In the Secret Life of Walter Mitty Walter (Ben Stiller) is a day-dreamer who works for Life magazine. Kathryn Hahn is Walter’s (Ben Stiller) sister. Cheryl (Kristen Wiig) is his coworker. Shirley MacLaine plays Walter’s (Ben Stiller) mother. Sean O’Connell (Sean Penn) is someone who works with him. Adam Scott is the new leader of the... Read more »

Movie Review - Hunger Games: Catching Fire (****)

In The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) the girl victor from District 12. Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) is the boy victor from District 12. Primrose (Willow Shields) is Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) sister. Katniss mother (Paula Malcomson). Gale (Liam Hemsworth) is Katniss’s (Jennifer Lawrence) lover. Haymitch (Woody Harrelson) is Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) and Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) mentor. President... Read more »

Movie Review - Ender's Game (**1/2)

In Ender’s Game Ender(Asa Butterfield) plays a young boy in school. Valentine (Abigail Breslin) is Ender’s sister. Peter (Jimmy ‘Jax’ Pinchak) is Ender’s brother. Colonel Graff (Harrison Ford) is Ender’s commander. Major Gwen Anderson (Viola Davis) works with Colonel Graff (Harrison Ford), Mazer Rackham (Ben Kingsley) and Sergeant Dap (Nonso Anozie). Petra (Hailee Steinfeld), Bean... Read more »
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