Movie: Florence Foster Jenkins

Florence Foster Jenkins Directed by: Jeff Nichols Blu-Ray/DVD Starring: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg, Release Date: December 13, 2016 Reviewed by: Jennifer L Farey Rating: PG-13 FA Scorecard: A From the beginning, you know there’s something unique about New York socialite and heiress, Florence Foster Jenkins. At the arts club (which she founded) she […]

Movie: Beauty and the Beast

Title: Beauty and the Beast Directed by: Bill Condon Theatrical Starring: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Ewan McGregor Release Date: March 17, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Rating: PG FA Scorecard: A “With a dreamy far off look and her nose stuck in a book.” Two days after seeing Beauty & the Beast, I […]

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: Sing Street

Sing Street Directed by: John Carney Streaming/VOD Starring: Fredia Walsh-Peelo, Lucy Boynton, Jack Reynor, Aidan Gillen Release Date: April 15, 2016 Reviewed by: Lori Heiselman Rating: PG-13 FA Scorecard: A While I realize that you’re likely reading this because of the Fiction Addict Oscar theme – I would like to submit that SING STREET was […]

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 […]

Movie: Hidden Figures

Title: Hidden Figures Directed by: Theodore Melfi Theatrical/Blu-Ray/DVD Starring: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner Release Date: December 25, 2016 Reviewed by: Susan Tolleson Rating: PG FA Scorecard: A I love movies that share stories from history that have previously been “hidden” to us. Stories like “Argo” (which chronicles attempts to rescue […]