movie review

Brenton Thwaites and Odeya Rush on The Giver and Fashion

When you are 25 and 17 years of age respectively and co-starring with Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep, Katie Holmes and Alexander Skarsgard where do you go from there?  In my opinion, no where but up.  Brenton Thwaites and Odeya Rush sat down with me in Miami on Thursday to discuss The Giver and just a […]

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Mask Craft

We had all of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle action figures, cartoons, movies and more in our house.  My younger brother was a huge fan of the larger-than-life turtles who saved the world from the evil Shredder and had an obsession with pizza.  We’d spend afternoons deciding who would play which turtle and then reenact […]

Erik Estrada on Life, Culture & Planes: Fire and Rescue

  You never know what you are going to get when you interview a celebrity.   There are those with canned answers and those who will extrapolate.  Then there are those that will enjoy the moment just as much, if not more than you.  Erik Estrada is one of those celebrities! With a soda in […]

Maleficent Co-Star Dishes on Angelina and More

Last on his schedule of interviews, I expected an exhausted and perhaps a bit cranky actor. But, Mr. Riley entered the room in a pressed and tailored blue suit looking as if he had just started his day and immediately joking with us that we must wear our Maleficent horns.  The dichotomy started there and […]

Rio 2 is a Party for the Entire Family #Giveaway

Animated films rarely grab my attention the entire time.  Of course, I understand that a film created for children can’t be interesting for adults from beginning to end.  But on the occasion that there is an animated film that grabs both my attention and that of the children for the entire movie, I know it […]

A Whole New Generation of Muppets Fans

Kermit the Frog Interview and Muppets Most Wanted Review As the second installment in the latest series of Muppets movies is about to hit theaters, Kermit the Frog took the time out of his busy schedule to sit down with us and share insights on the movie, his return to fame and more.  I must […]

Is The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Tween Appropriate?

As a parent of Twin Tweens- I’m in the midst of seeing what interests my girls and the Hunger Games series is at the top of the reading list- for one of my girls. My twins have split their interest between the Hunger Games and the Harry Potter series. Right down to the movies.  They […]

Moises Arias On His Role in Ender’s Game & His Hispanic Heritage

The science fiction thriller Ender’s Game has thrilled teen and older tween audiences since it was first published in 1985.  The virtual world, action, adventure and lots of heart novel was destined to one day make its way to the big screen.  But no one could of predicted that it would take 28 years to […]

Despicable Me 2 – Fun for the Entire Family

can you write my essay Despicable Me is on constant repeat in my Blu-Ray player.  The tweens can recite full scenes and there are minions all over the house.  To say they were excited about Despicable Me 2 is an understatement.  When we received the invite to attend the pre-screening, the tween reporters had the […]

Fun for the Family Disney’s “Wreck-It-Ralph”

It’s always a good sign when the tweens walk out of a movie humming a new song and giggling.  That’s just what happened at the end of Disney’s newest movie “Wreck-It-Ralph”.  The girls even asked to stay through the credits because they wanted to see more! The plot of “Wreck-It-Ralph” is pretty simple.  Ralph is […]