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Happy 4th of July!

The Fourth of July is a time of celebration filled with fireworks, family, concert, barbecues, picnic, parades, and baseball games. However you celebrate, it is a time for the nation to come together and commemorate the adoption of Declaration of Independence back on July 4, 1776. Since many of the festivities take place later...

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Summer Camp

Summer Camp. A time where at some point you wonder why your parents would take you away from your friends and the summer fun of home. It became a tradition and you always left with the best memories. Some stories of summer camp are greatly exaggerated and others are sworn to secrecy between the...

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Memorial Day Weekend

The beginning of summer? Well for most we all agree that Memorial Day Weekend kicks off the summer. While the calendar tells us that June 21st is the summer solstice, Memorial Day Weekend seems the popular vote. Pools open, schools may be officially out for summer and BBQ season begins, baseball and softball summer...

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Star Wars

  1977 George Lucas had a dream. What is now the dynasty of movie sagas, the beginning of a pop culture movement few could and will most likely never replicate. Star Wars (1977), The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Return of the Jedi (1983) are three films that constitute the original Star Wars Trilogy....

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Summer Time

  Get ready get set…. Summer is just around the corner. What will the movies of 2018 offer us, thrills, romance, comedy, terror? These are just a few classics that scream summer for me. Jaws (1975) Will you ever swim in the ocean without just a little fear of what’s just below you? I...

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Summer Wish List

May   Memorial Day Weekend marks the beginning of summer for most. With New Releases, Remakes and continuing Saga’s, the summertime cinema of 2018 will be packed with something for everyone. We focus on family friendly, but I would not be true to myself without mentioning Dead Pool 2, a mid-May release that has...

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Earth Day

  This year’s focus for Earth Day officially Sunday April 22, is to End Plastic Pollution by 2020. Plastic objects that we use once and discard or single use plastics are the growing critical problem. By supporting education at all levels be it school age children, to the corporate work place, change can happen and...

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Graduation Fever

  What era did you grow up in? What movies will always bring back fond memories of Graduation, High School or College, it doesn’t matter. For some, those times in our lives bring back the best of memories. Classic movies like these, are like old friends. No matter how many times you see them,...

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Animation in the Movies

1877-?? Started with a cartoon and grew in to short films in 2 short years. France will claim the technology as Charles-Emile Reynaud was a French science teacher and created a Praxinoscope, and projected the first animation in public at the Musee Grevin in Paris. (No examples survived) Fast forward to 1906 Humorous Phases...

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