Havana

Havana, 1990 film starring  Robert Redford, Lena Olin, Alan Arkin.  Good pre revolution Cuba film. 1950’s Cuba, professional gambler Jack Weil (Redford) is looking for the big poker game not a woman.  He does however…

Love Actually

Love Actually, 2003 film starring Hugh Grant, Liam Neeson, Bill Nighy, Colin Firth and so many more.  Christmas film or not, you decide. Set about a month before Christmas this film follows the…

The Princess Switch

The Princess Switch, 2018 film starring  Vanessa Hudgens, Sam Palladio and Nick Sagar.  Sweet little film of love and deceit at Christmas time though not a true Christmas story. Stacy (Hudgens), a baker…

The Notebook

The Notebook, 2004 film starring  Gena Rowlands, James Garner, Rachel McAdams and Ryan Gosling.  Ladies…and some men, you will need a box of tissues with this one! A poor young man meets and fall in…

Sleepless In Seattle

Sleepless In Seattle, 1993 film starring  Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan and Bill Pullman.  Chick Flick, good one for the guys to cuddle with their wives with! Jonah (Ross Malinger) calls a radio…

Shining Through

Shining Through, 1992 film starring Michael Douglas, Melanie Griffith and Liam Neeson.  Great world war two spy film with powerful star line up. During world war two, an American woman, Linda Voss (Griffith)…

The Lake House

The Lake House, 2006 film starring Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock and Christopher Plummer.  Nice one for the ladies and those closet romantic gents.  A love story throughout time. Alex Wyler (Reeves) moves into…

Beauty And The Briefcase

Beauty And The Briefcase, 2010 film starring Hilary Duff, Chris Carmack and Michael McMillian.  Warning….chick flick…warning… How I got sucked into watching this one I don’t know. A novice freelance writing sells an…

The American President

The American President, 1995 film starring Michael Douglas, Annette Bening, Martin Sheen and Michael J Fox.  Good heartwarming story about the leader of the free world. Andrew Shepherd (Douglas), the American President is…

You’ve Got Mail

You’ve Got Mail, 1998 film starring Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan and Greg Kinnear.  Cozy little ‘Chick Flic’ of early romance through the internet! A large bookstore owner, Joe (Hanks) opens near a small,…

The Perfect Man

The Perfect Man, 2005 film starring Hilary Duff, Heather Locklear, Aria Wallace and Chris Noth.  This is a chick flick mixed with the family feel. It’s the story of Jean Hamilton (Locklear), a lonely…

The Shape Of Water

The Shape Of Water, 2017 film starring Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer and Michael Shannon.  Oscar winning film this year, why, I’m not sure.  Don’t get me wrong, I thought it was good but…