Frugal Entertainment

Ok, this goes beyond frugal to absolutely free!!  Yes, free!  Did you know you can watch full-length movies on your computer for free?  Thanks to YouTube, you can.Here's the link:

Which Movie Will Win Best Picture at the Academy Awards?

If you're a movie lover, it's the most wonderful time of the year. The Golden Globes aired a few weeks ago, kicking off the red carpet season. And this week, the nominations for the Academy Awards were released at the crack of dawn on Tuesday morning. It's probably the one day out of the entire year that all of Hollywood wakes up well before noon....more
Hello there, Jane! VERY interesting list of prospects...have to research this before having an ...more

The Movie I Should Have Walked Out On

I remember my mom coming into my room and sitting on my bed after she and my dad went out to a movie.  My mom would tell me the story and I'd listen intently.  As I grew up, I discovered that my mom and I shared the same taste in films.  If she liked it, I was sure to....more
@edavis My mother suggested The Help and Water For Elephants, and I am glad I saw them. I loved ...more

Day 27 of 366, A Day of Ramble

So far so good with the daily posting but I have a lonnnnng way to go with the daily thing. Actually, it isn't so bad and a good exercise in writing. I've been a bit sick this past week with a kind of sore throat thingy since Tuesday. Really don't feel bad but the mornings are nasty with not being able to really speak well, more like a frog for a few hours. Then it goes away. Not sure what is going on with it but don't have time to go to the doctor....more

I'm So Tough I'm Like That Guy in Silverado

@HomeRearedChef Me too. Love it. I've never seen Tombstone so now I need to watch that.more

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

I dragged my husband to the movies this weekend.   He's an action movie kind of guy.   Rambo, Die Hard, James Bond ...more
Thank you for posting this review! I was thinking about going to this movie and now I know I ...more

Kicking Off Awards Season 2012 with the Golden Globes: Will You Watch?

[Editor's Note: Make sure to join your BlogHer Contributors live-tweeting tonight's show by following hash tag #BlogHer, and check back for more commentary tomorrow! --Morgan]Tonight marks the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards, and as always they promise an evening of interesting battles for the season's first golden statuettes....more

The Silver Screen

Most families have some sort of defining characteristic. Maybe you come from a sporty family. Mom and Dad were athletes in high school and you and your siblings have carried on that tradition....more Who doesn't love Errol Flynn? There are so many great old movies on ...more

Movie Review: "Pariah" warrants acceptance with its vibrant, universal themes

Dee Rees, is a talented writer and filmmaker whose directorial debut, Pariah, began as an award-winning short in 2007 has transformed into a feature length film in 2011/2012. A crowd favorite at Sundance in 2011, the cinematographer, Bradford Young, was honored with the [U.S. Dramatic Competition] Excellence in Cinematography Award for his brilliant work on the project....more