Tag Archives: Amy Schumer

STAY HEALTHY: Am I Pretty? Love Your Body This Summer

It’s swimsuit, tank tops and flip flop season now that the heat and humidity have dialed up a bit. As I write this article, I’m thinking about a hysterical movie called “I Feel Pretty” starring Amy Schumer, and the fact that some of us will be dreading slipping into our summer attire because of poor body image. I took my young daughter to see the movie. We couldn’t stop laughing–it was actually quite funny! I was curious however, about how my daughter’s attitude would be towards her own body since an overarching theme in this flick is about body image …

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For Your Courage, For Your Love, For Your Sacrifice “THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE”

Release Date: October 26, 2017 Running Time: 1 hour & 48 minutes Rated R Written and Directed By: Jason Hall Grade: B U.S. Army soldiers Adam Schumann, Tausolo “Solo” Aieti, and Will Waller return to Kansas from Iraq after serving in the infantry battalion known as the 2-16 Rangers. Adam struggles to fit back into his family’s day-to-day routine, as he tries to reconnect with his daughter and bond with his infant son. As the days go by, he also has trouble finding work, so the memories of his last deployment haunt him on a daily basis. Despite the fact …

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Amy Schumer’s Trainwreck: A Wacky, Off-Track Comedy

Release Date: July 17, 2015 Running Time: 2 hours and 5 minutes Rated R strong sexual content & profanity Directed By: Judd Apatow Grade: B- I’m just a modern chick who does what she wants. When Amy was 9 years old, her father told her and her sister that he and their mother were getting a divorce. Amy’s father, Gordon, had trouble with monogamy and was generally a crass fellow. Twenty three years later, Amy is a successful writer at a men’s magazine, lives in a great apartment, and basically sleeps around with a commitment phobia. When her boss, Dianna, …

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On Stage – where actors play

We here at EU have the solemn (and often fun) duty of getting our readers out of the house and out into the world. This spring there are lots of great venues helping us in our duty. Because whether you like grooving to retro tunes, rocking out, taking in a musical or simply laughing at life, there’s a show on this list that will get you out of the house. Some venues, such as the community theatres, take advantage of our great pool of talented locals. Others bring in acts from around the country and the globe that we would …

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