Posts in category "Movies"

Pan (***)

Pan was an interesting unique twist on the story we know as Peter Pan. It seems to be a prequel. I did enjoy the film and can not wait to see what is next to come. I thought the story was different and told the story of Pan, the characters and how they came to... Read more »

Terminator Genisys (***) Imax

I saw Terminator Genisys in Imax. It was a cool movie to see there. I loved all the stuff that pops out at you from the screen. I also love the big screen in Imax. Terminator Genisys was an interesting movie. It had a strong female lead and lots of violence and robots. It had... Read more »

Movie Review - Jurassic World 3D (***)

I have to say I am a fan of the Jurassic Park movies. It was part of my childhood. I could not wait to watch Jurassic World. I was not disappointed but could of had more action and showed the dinosaurs more. Jurassic Park will always be my favorite of the series. Jurassic World was... Read more »

Furious 7 (***)

I have to say I am a fan of the series, I have seen them all. Fast and Furious 6 was another good one but I do think this one was a little bit better. Furious 7 was the last movie with┬áPaul Walker. They did a nice sweet tribute to Paul in the end. The... Read more »

Insurgent (***)

The Divergent series continues with Insurgent. ┬áTris (Shailene Woodley), Four (Theo James) Caleb (Ansel Elgort). They must continue their fight against the powerful alliance that dooms their society. They must fight back to save their society from harm. They will go on a adventure that will raise questions for their society. Will they succeed? I... Read more »

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 »