Tag Archives: Cate Blanchett

MOVIE REVIEW: “CINDERELLA”

Release Date: March 13, 2015 Running Time: 1 hour 52 minutes Rated PG Grade: A Directed By: Starring: as Cinderella as Prince as Stepmother as Grand Duke as Captain as Ella’s Mother as Ella’s Father as Drisella as Anastasia as Young Ella as King & as Fairy Godmother Young Ella has a fairy tale life with her mother and father. When her mother passes away, she continues to grow into a beautiful young lady who has more kindness in her little finger than most people possess in their whole body. One day, her father announces that he is to remarry …

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MOVIE REVIEW: “The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies”

Starring: This is the last move in a master plan. A plan long in the making. Bilbo Baggins and Thorin’s company of dwarves sit upon the Lonely Mountain while Smaug desolates Laketown. While the townfolk scramble to safety, Bard attempts to end the torment before the entire town is ruined. Meanwhile, Bilbo notices that Thorin is beginning to change and is concerned that Thorin may have dragon sickness. Thorin is obsessed with finding the Arkenstone and distrusts Bard and the townfolk so he has the dwarves barricade the entrance of Erebor. After receiving word that the dwarves have reclaimed the …

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ON SCREEN: December 2014 movies

Now Showing  and  reprise their signature roles as Lloyd and Harry in the sequel to the smash hit. Lloyd and Harry go on a road trip to find a child Harry never knew he had and the responsibility neither should ever, ever be given. Rated PG-13  The worldwide phenomenon of  continues to set the world on fire with Mockingjay – Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen in District 13 after she shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta and a nation moved …

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MOVIE PREVIEW – “Cinderella”

The story of “Cinderella” follows the fortunes of young Ella () whose merchant father remarries following the death of her mother. Eager to support her loving father, Ella welcomes her new stepmother () and her daughters Anastasia () and Drisella () into the family home. But, when Ella’s father unexpectedly passes away, she finds herself at the mercy of a jealous and cruel new family. Finally relegated to nothing more than a servant girl covered in ashes, and spitefully renamed , Ella could easily begin to lose hope. Yet, despite the cruelty inflicted upon her, Ella is determined to honor …

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