Summer Family Fun With Alvin & The Chipmunks

Chipwrecked Review

Kora & Logan are obsessed with Alvin & The Chipmunks. Whenever I put the children’s stations on Pandora, they always manage to thumbs up the right combination of songs so that eventually the only songs that play are those sung by Alvin & The Chipmunks. It gets a little squeaky, but they love it so […]

Ultraviolet Movie Review & Men in Black I & II Blu-ray + Ultraviolet Giveaway – CLOSED

Men in Black

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could access your movie collection while you were on the go? Dave and I have a fantastic collection of movies that we started years ago. Whenever we travel we try to figure out how to best pack up a few movies to watch on the road, in the sky, […]

Dino Dan Review & Redbox Summer Family Fun Vacation Giveaway

Redbox Summer of Family Fun

This summer we have been very busy with traveling and playing outside. But now as the days are getting hotter we’re finding ourselves inside more and more. So we’ve started playing different games. The other day one of the games asked Kora & Logan to name two kinds of dinosaurs. They couldn’t do it. I […]

Mirror Mirror Blu-ray Review

Mirror Mirror

When I saw the trailers for Mirror Mirror I was so excited to see this movie. I love re-imaginings of classic story lines and with the focus of this movie being on the Evil Queen played by Julia Roberts I thought it looked intriguing. I was also amazed at the peeks at the costuming and […]

Necessary Roughness Episode 204 His & Hers Review

Necessary Roughness

Last night Dave and I had a Necessary Night-In and watched Necessary Roughness. I originally thought we were simply going to enjoy pizza and maybe some ice cream, but he surprised me when he came home with salmon, rice, and spinach. He took over dinner plans and made a delicious meal. He baked the salmon […]

A Necessary Night In With Necessary Roughness Prize Pack Giveaway – CLOSED

Necessary Night In Prize Pack

One of my favorite parts of the day is after 8 pm when Dave and I settle in for a bit of television. Every now and then we like to liven the night up a bit by turning it into a date night. We hold off on dinner until the kids go to bed and […]

Machine Gun Preacher Blu-ray Review

Machine Gun Preacher

We had a chance to watch Machine Gun Preacheron Blu-ray the other night and wow, what a movie! The film is the true story of Sam Childers (played by Gerard Butler) a passionate biker and ex-criminal who turns his life around becomes crusader for kidnapped and orphaned children in Sudan. In his new life, he […]

Act of Valor Review

Act of Valor Review

When the previews for Act of Valor came out, it looked like an amazing movie. One that was full of heart-pounding action, edge-of-your-seat suspense, and lots of fighting, bombs, and explosions. On top of that the fact that some of the roles were played by actual active duty U.S. Navy SEALs was exciting. Dave and I […]

Red Tails Blu-ray Review

Red Tails Review

We recently had a chance to watch Red Tails on Blu-ray. It was a fantastic action-packed edge of your seat movie from the moment it started until the very end. The movie is an intriguing and interesting look back at the Tuskegee Airmen and is inspired by actual events. Red Tails tells the story of the […]

This Means War Blu-Ray Review

This Means War

Last weekend Dave and I watched This Means Waron Blu-ray. It’s a funny romantic comedy starring Reese Witherspoon, Chris Pine, and Tom Hardy. We enjoyed the humor, the romance, and the fact that it was also part action movie too. As CIA agents, Tuck (Hardy) and FDR (Pine), are good friends and perfect partners. And […]

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Review

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Review

Who is the mole? Is it the Tinker, the Tailor, the Soldier, or the Spy?  I’m not telling! You will only know by watching the movie Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. It is the time of the Cold War and the British Intelligence Agency has been infiltrated by a mole. A retired career spy, played by Gary Oldman, […]

Immortals Movie Review


Immortals came to Blu-ray and DVD on March 6th. Dave and I had a chance to watch it recently. Dave enjoyed it, he only asks to be entertained and felt that Immortals fit the bill. It’s definitely a movie for those who are interested in special effects, blood, guts and even a bit of gore. Part […]

John Carter Trailer, 10 Minute Scene, And Movie Review

John Carter

Dave and I had the opportunity recently to attend an advance screening of John Carter in Imax 3D. I do admit that I’m not much of a sci-fi fan, but I have to say I truly enjoyed this movie. John Carter (Taylor Kitsch) is a former Southern Civil War hero. He was greatly affected by […]

The Big Year – Movie Review

The Big Year

If you’re looking for a unique comedy, then The Big Year, may be for you. Starring Steve Martin, Jack Black, and Owen Wilson, The Big Year is about the competitive world of birding and three men who are determined to set the world record for spotting the most species of birds in one year. Each man is […]

In Time Starring Justin Timberlake: Movie Review

In Time Moview

We recently had the opportunity to watch an advanced screening of In Time starring Justin Timberlake. This Twentieth Century Fox movie came out in theaters October 28th, 2011 and will be available on DVD and Blu-ray January 31, 2012. When I saw the trailer for this movie I was very excited to watch it. I […]