To Catch A Thief – nice old movie

Cami and I were looking for something to watch on Amazon. I suggested To Catch A Thief with Cary Grant and Grace Kelly. It’s probably my favorite old movie Cami hadn’t seen it before, and she said she liked it a lot.

MegaMind

Cami and I saw MegaMind while she was visiting. We both thought it was great. From the previews it looked interesting. But, we were cautious about expecting too much. We had recently bought How to Train Your Dragon on video and found it wanting. It wasn’t bad, but it wasn’t worthy of all the hype … [Read more…]

The Green Mile

I’ve been watching The Green Mile on TV. It’s a powerful story with excellent character development. I loved the book, and the movie doesn’t disappoint either. Stephen King sure can spin a tale. It’s one of my favorite movies. Another favorite is Shawshank Redemption, which was also written by him. Tom Hanks does an excellent … [Read more…]

The Lovely Bones

The Lovely Bones was on HBO this evening. It’s got a catchy title and I guess it’s supposed to be deep. One word comes to mind: “weak”.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Red Box is headed for trouble. They rarely have anything worth renting, even for a buck. A few days ago I got lucky and found one movie that seemed interesting: Diary of a Wimpy Kid. Paula had recommended it a few months ago so I decided to get it. In the first few minutes of … [Read more…]

4 mile run

Yesterday I was in Salt Lake with Cami, and I didn’t get a chance to do a workout. We had a really good time and got to eat lunch with Cami’s dad at Olive Garden. The salad was good and the soups were excellent. Later we hung out a bit with Staci and Tiffani. For … [Read more…]

The Blind Side – another awesome movie

What are the chances of watching two sports movies back to back, and loving both of them? Sandra Bullock put on one of her best performances, and it was just a quality production overall. During the summer I remember thinking how unappealing the movies are these days. I wondered where all the good stories had … [Read more…]