Tag: magic

Age of Adaline

Age of Adaline is a different sort of movie. I can imagine that it’s not in the main stream of popular films as the ending almost has a bitter sweet finish that leaves one feeling reminiscent for the characters’ possible and missed futures. The actors were good, demonstrating several levels of depth that was needed

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Spellbound

  What a WOW movie! This movie has some of my favorite qualities that I love in film: a realistic romance, on-point humor, a ridiculously handsome lead, good acting and a fantasy quality. It maybe had a couple awkward dialogue moments, but isn’t that how it is in life, sometimes? We say things that are

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Stardust

  Stardust. My favorite movie for the longest time and I still think it is pretty great, albeit not my all-time fave anymore. This film has just about everything one could hope for: magic, princes, witches, ghosts, pirates and some pretty exciting action scenes all wrapped up in a classic coming-to-age hero story. The plot

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Howl’s Moving Castle

  Here we have one of Hayao Miyazaki’s masterpieces: Howl’s Moving Castle. If you are somehow unaware  of Miyazaki’s work, he is a brilliant artist and story teller from Japan that has reached world renown and then some. This movie was the first Miyazaki film I’d ever seen as a girl so it will always

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