Movie: The Lobster

The Lobster Directed by: Yorgos Lanthimos Blu-Ray, DVD Starring: Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, John C. Reilly Release Date: August 2, 2016 Reviewed by: Lori  Heiselman Rating: R FA Scorecard: C This review of The Lobster may end up reading as a bit of a rant, simply because I can’t remember a movie that I loved […]

Movie: The Resurrection of Gavin Stone

Title:  The Resurrection of Gavin Stone Directed by: Dallas Jenkins Theatrical Starring: Brett Dalton, D.B. Sweeney, Anjelah Johnson-Reyes, Shawn Michaels Release Date: January 20, 2017 Reviewed by: Lori Twichell Rating: PG FA Scorecard: A Gavin Stone grew up in the spotlight. Everything in his life revolved around him – and he knew it. As a […]

TV: Kevin Can Wait

Title: Kevin Can Wait Network: CBS Airs: Mondays 8:30/7:30c Starring: Kevin James, Erinn Hayes, Ryan Cartwright, Gary Valentine Rating: PG Reviewer: Susan Tolleson FA Scorecard: B In this new CBS comedy series, Kevin James plays … Kevin James. If you love his teddy bear persona and self-deprecating humor, then you’ll probably love this show. Consider […]

Book: Finding Fraser

Title: Finding Fraser by K. C. Dyer Reviewed by Lori Twichell Genre: Romance, Humor, Chick Lit Publisher: Berkley Date: May 3, 2016 So what happens when someone develops such an interest in a fictional character that they decide to sell everything they own and go LOOK for that fictional character? That’s the premise of K.C. Dyer’s […]

Book: A Bad Day’s Work

A Bad Day’s Work by Nora McFarland Reviewed by Lori Twichell Genre: mystery, comedy, romance Publisher: Touchstone Publication Dates: August 3, 2010 I thought I was the only person in the world who had really bad days at work. I’ve had work days involving sick kids and failed attempts at housetraining a dog….those were bad […]

Book: Writing Jane Austen

Writing Jane Austen by Elizabeth Aston Reviewed by Lori Twichell Genre: romance, comedy, Austen Publisher: Touchstone Publication Date: April 13, 2010 Who, on the face of the Earth, does not know who Jane Austen is? I mean seriously. Jane Austen is the best. Author. Ever. If you disagree, that’s fine. It’s your opinion. But really, […]