and it ended well

we finally saw it!  yesterday, we had a very memorable date with the famous kids (and villain!) of hogwarts.  the kids and i can hardly contain our excitement as we waited in line for the movie to start. as expected, we were not disappointed.  the deathly hallows (part 2) is a huge hit!  the film…

H7 (part 2), the final battle

today is the day.  after months and months of restless waiting, the much-anticipated conclusion to the harry potter series is here.  deathly hallows (part 2) officially opens today. we can’t wait to see it!   harry potter and the deathly hallows (part 2)  movie version is said to be a powerful mix of thrill, adventure, and…

harry potter 7

ever since hubby’s working schedule changed, our sundays have become boring.  after our usual  mass, the kids and i lazily spend the day away doing, most of the time, nothing.  i don’t know… there’s something awfully amiss when dada is not around.  it’s just that we’re so used to being togetherf every free time we…

eat, pray, love the movie

speaking of being about town, last monday a long standing plan came to  reality.  i finally got to see the movie “eat, pray, love”.  karen (my college bud) and i met in sm marikina for an afternoon movie and bonding. well, another movie adaptation gone wrong, i must say.  the book is definitely and absolutly…

movie night

i especially enjoyed last night because i had the tv and dvd all to myself.  it has been a rare occurence for me these days to have a chick flick marathon.  so, i welcomed and enjoyed the opportunity. i watched two movies last night.  both of them stars one of my rising female favorites–amanda seyfried. …

prelude to carrie bradshaw

                                                         Carrie: Have you?                                                          Mr. Big: Have I what?                                                          Carrie: Ever been in love.                                                          Mr Big: Absofuckinglutely.                                                                                  Sex and the City  howdy girlfriends! it’s a fine gloomy saturday today.  normally, i would start doing the laundry but right now im feeling lazy.  just want to curl up in bed with a…

the last airbender

our family loves, loves movies. apart from our home movie marathon (a.k.a dvd nights), we also schedule our theater dates.  among the countless great films to watch out for this year, hubby and the kids (esp kobe) has set their sights on this one: “the last airbender”. until recently, i didn’t give this cartoon series…

avatar the movie

after much prodding, i succeeded in convincing hubby in watching james cameroon’s “avatar“.  it took us sometime because we were kinda looking forward to another avatar film. well, im glad we did watched the movie.  we were totally in awe.  james cameroon did not disappoint at all.  in fact, he exceeded our expectation.  he really…

Love in the Time of Cholera, the Movie

                                                         While on leave yesterday, I had the chance to watch the screen adaptation of one of my favorite novel, Love in the Time of Cholera.  My husband chanced upon a dvd the other day and decided on impulse to buy it for me.  I guess he knew how much I love books-to-movies stuff.  Besides,…

harry potter & the half blood prince

                                                    We got to watch the much awaited HP series, Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince yesterday.  All I can say is that Im left wanting for more…  I did not expect the ending to be so “bitin“.  I believe a great deal has been omitted in the film.  Don’t get me wrong, I enjoyed…

twilight: new moon trailer

has anyone seen the “New Moon” trailer?  well, its finally here and im glad i got first glimpse of it.  my reaction? OMG!  awesome!  i can’t wait to watch the film.  i specially loved jacob’s “transformation”.  its really way too cool.  and the edward-bella kiss was soo romantic.  i heard both stars tried to re-enact…

Home Movies

I relish moments like this.  A quiet house.  HUbby and the kids far deep in dreamland.  Having too much of my caffine fix, sleep evades me.  Good.  Now, I have the excuse of inviting my old friend in to keep me company–my trusty dvd player.  I realize I have some really good movies on hand…