Movies

Scene Cuts – Sci Fi (2) – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent. – Single Dad, Parents Article

Thank you to King Bens Grandma for the tag on this week’s Scene Cut Challenge. Scene Cuts is Rory’s (A Guy Called Bloke) great idea. It’s all about the love of movies. What are our favourite movie clips. GUIDELINES: SCENE CUTS! SELECT THREE FILM CLIPS FROM THE MOVIES GENRE OF THE DAY THANK THE SELECTOR SELECT 3 READERS TO TAKE PART IN SCENE CUTS DOESN’T GET MUCH SIMPLER THAN THAT DOES IT …… Yesterday I nominated our son to pick his 3 Sci Fi…

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Who’s Got The Last Laugh Now? A Joker Movie Review – Single Dad, Parents Article

Just a little over 25 years ago, I worked as a projectionist for the Krikorian Premiere Theaters out in a small suburb of Los Angeles called La Mirada.  It was a small burrow containing elements of Los Angeles as well as more conservative Orange County type elements.  That summer, Oliver Stone released his latest social commentary on American decadence and a rapidly changing media culture: Natural Born Killers.  It was media malfeasance and our lack of compassion writ large on…

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Missing Fathers: An Ad Astra Movie Review – Single Dad, Parents Article

When it comes to Brad Pitt, less is more.  I don’t mean this in the sense I want the elimination of Brad Pitt.  What I have come to feel about Brad Pitt is his lack of ability to carry a film on his own.  As a character actor, he would be among my favorite male character actors on screen.  But when he tries to carry a picture, something is lost in translation.  His frequent lifeless performances limit my enjoyment of…

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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Dad and Buried – Parents Article

Ever wonder if I’m gonna have another kid? (Please.) How I deal with tantrums? (Not well.) What I miss most about my pre-fatherhood life? (Everything!) Well you’re in luck! In the latest episode of the Dad and Buried Podcast – our 30th, because somehow we’ve been doing this for more than half a year already – my co-host Pete and I answered a ton of questions from listeners. We talked about the first time we met each other, what we’d…

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REVIEW: Where’d You Go, Bernadette Starring Cate Blanchett – Single Mum, Parents Article

Summer means blockbuster action pictures like Avengers: Endgame, Spider-Man Far From Home,  MIB: International and blockbuster Disney movies like The Lion King and Toy Story 4 all of which I have seen and enjoyed but I love a good well acted interesting premise of a dramedy like Where’d You Go, Bernadette.  Regardless of whether you are a mom or not, I think everyone is always wondering, “am I living my best life?” and “am I living my life passionately?” Based…

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A Tremendous Desire To Believe In Anything, A Spiderman: Far From Home Review – Single Dad, Parents Article

“God is dead. God remains dead. And we have killed him. How shall we comfort ourselves, the murderers of all murderers? What was holiest and mightiest of all that the world has yet owned has bled to death under our knives: who will wipe this blood off us?” Frederich Nietzsche The Gay Science When it comes to film, I don’t usually think I am entering the world of Philosophy and Religion.  Of course, the film may include religious concepts, or…

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Tom Holland Swings Back in Spider-Man Far From Home And You Will Enjoy the Ride #SpiderManFarFromHome- NYC Single Mom – Single Mum, Parents Article

Following the events of Avengers: Endgame, Spider-Man must step up to take on new threats in a world. Tom Holland returns as Peter Parker, high school student hero from Queens who made his stand-alone debut in Spider-Man: Homecoming. Along for the ride as they go on a school trip to Europe are Peter’s best friend Ned (Jacob Batalon) and classmate/love interest Michelle  “MJ” (Zendaya.)     5 REASONS TO SEE SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME There is much to love about…

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Exclusive Trailer for Pixar Onward- NYC Single Mom – Single Mum, Parents Article

Check out the teaser trailer for Disney and Pixar’s “Onward,” a new original feature film in theaters March 6, 2020, that features the voices of Chris Pratt, Tom Holland, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Octavia Spencer. Set in a suburban fantasy world, Disney and Pixar’s “Onward” introduces two teenage elf brothers who embark on an extraordinary quest to discover if there is still a little magic left out there.         Facebook: http://facebook.com/pixaronward/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/pixaronward Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pixaronward/     “Onward” opens in U.S.…

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Red, White, And Genie Makes Magic – Single Dad, Parents Article

***Title Picture Courtesy of Walt Disney Studios © 2019*** “Mister Aladdin Sir, what will your pleasure be?  I’ll take your order, jot it down.  You ain’t never had a friend like me.” – The Genie from Aladdin Back in the Fall of 1992, Disney released the third entry in its Renaissance of animated features.  Only this time, they put a prince in the lead.  While throwing in the occasional leading boy (Pinocchio or Mowgli), or prince (Bambi who was a…

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Exclusive Look at Toy Story 4 New Trailer #ToyStory4 – Single Mum, Parents Article

    One of the most beloved Pixar franchise movies Toy Story is back on June 21 with Toy Story 4. In Toy Story 4, Woody (voice of Tom Hanks) has always been confident about his place in the world, and that his priority is taking care of his kid, whether that’s Andy or Bonnie. So, when Bonnie’s beloved new craft-project-turned-toy, Forky (voice of Tony Hale), declares himself as “trash” and not a toy, Woody takes it upon himself to…

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