Movie Mondays: Don’t Care How…I Want it NOW!

~posted by The Spoiler

The Spoiler returns after the Holiday Season, wondering if it all had something meaningful to impart about the future and our well-being?

With no quick and easy answers available, I decided to work in the opposite direction.  What theme could emerge from the random movies I watched in the last month?  The pattern revealed itself completely by accident.

The Answer is: NOW. Here are three movies from different eras and genres that feature the present tense in their titles. Continue reading “Movie Mondays: Don’t Care How…I Want it NOW!”

Movie Mondays: Don’t Judge a Romance by most Rom-Coms

her      Click here to view Enough Said in the SPL catalog      Click here to view The Spectacular Now in the SPL catalog      Click here to view Cutie and the Boxer in the SPL catalog

2013 was a year of great debates – about health care, gay marriage, recreational marijuana….and whether Love Actually is a good or a bad movie. It seems that for every person who defends its poignant charm, there is someone to deride it for its treacly sentimentality. In an effort to keep the peace, I’ve selected four recent films that stand a good chance of satisfying both rom-com enthusiasts and skeptics. Continue reading “Movie Mondays: Don’t Judge a Romance by most Rom-Coms”