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Flash Giveaway: The BFG Movie Screening Tickets

Flash Giveaway: The BFG Movie Screening Tickets

Posted June 14th, 2016 by Sandie in DVD, Entertainment, Giveaways, Movies

Thanks to Allied Entertainment and Disney/Walden Films, we’re giving away 10 family four-packs to see a special movie screening of THE BFG tomorrow night/Wednesday evening. This is a first-come, first-served giveaway, so you don’t need to leave a comment, just visit seeitfirst.net and enter the following code: 882708 to download […]

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What We’re Watching: Star Wars & Mockingjay

Posted April 15th, 2016 by Sandie in DVD, Entertainment, Movies

What We’re Watching: Star Wars & Mockingjay

We’re a pretty geeky family when it comes to movies, which is just the way it should be, considering I write movie reviews for a living. Recently two Blu-ray DVDs came out that have been on repeat on my house: STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS and THE HUNGER GAMES collection, […]

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Giveaway: Allegiant Swag & Movie Tickets

Posted March 14th, 2016 by Sandie in DVD, Entertainment, Giveaways, Movies

Giveaway: Allegiant Swag & Movie Tickets

This week, the third DIVERGENT film, ALLEGIANT, comes out in theaters. It may be the final book, but as is the norm with recent YA adaptations, there are two installments of the last book, and this is the first half. #ALLEGIANT stars the always talented Shailene Woodley as main character Tris, the […]

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Musicals With Tweens: Into the Woods

Posted March 25th, 2015 by Sandie in DVD, Entertainment, Movies

Musicals With Tweens: Into the Woods

INTO THE WOODS is out on Blu-ray, Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere this week, and I think it’s a must-see for families with tweens and teens who love musicals. We love Stephen Sondheim musicals, but they aren’t for the very young — they’re dark and complicated and tragic. This […]

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Giveaway: Jake and the Never Land Pirates

Posted December 4th, 2013 by Sandie in DVD, Entertainment

  Disclosure: I received a copy of the DVD and some party items to facilitate this review and giveaway. “Jake and the Never Land Pirates”: While my family was visiting for Thanksgiving, we had a huge age range in the cousins (2 to 18), so we kept the movies on […]

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Three New DVDs to Entertain Your Kids

Posted October 15th, 2013 by Sandie in DVD, Entertainment, Movies

Fall is typically a fantastic season to head to the theaters without the kids, but the actual family releases tend to be limited to around the holiday weekends when the studios know families are having reunions. Instead, now that school and fall sports are in full swing, take a chance […]

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What They’re Watching: My Kids Pick Favorite New DVDs

Posted January 25th, 2013 by Sandie in DVD, Entertainment, Movies

My kids are ridiculously lucky when it comes to entertainment. It’s not that we’re one-percenters who can afford to hire popstars and professional athletes to do meet-and-greets at their birthday parties, but thanks to my job as a movie critic, I have an impressive DVD collection. But just because we […]

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Team Wallace or Team Gromit? (w. Giveaway)

Posted March 28th, 2012 by thien-kim in DVD, Entertainment, Giveaways

I was lucky enough to be indoctrinated in the world of “Wallace and Gromit” by a former boss over 10 years ago. Having just moved to a small town for a summer job, my coworkers and I relished our Friday movie nights with our boss. We ate popcorn and watched […]

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