Movie Night: The Sound of Music

December 2 2017:

Team TLC movie night: My choice – “The Sound of Music”

I say, “The opening scenes give me goose bumps. A true love story … love of nature, love of other beings, and love of freedom.”

Thomas says, “It was good the first time we watched it (last year), but kind of gets boring the second time.”

Lillian says, “Good, musical, historical, favorite character is Maria, favorite parts are the wedding and the end, and my favorite song is, ‘My Favorite Things.'”

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Movie Night: It’s a Wonderful Life

November 23 2017:

Team TLC special movie night: “It’s A Wonderful Life” – A tradition for us on this day of giving thanks.

Lillian says, “Good, awesome as always, 100% recommended, very Christmasy, a good moral, and an amazing winter movie.”

I say, “That George Bailey was truly a rich man. A wonderful and heart warming reminder of how much one person can affect the lives of others. Even if they don’t know it or understand how.”

Thomas says, “I liked it, like the music, I like watching it every year, and I like the story. Hee Haw!”

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Movie Night: The Polar Express

December 1 2017:

Team TLC extra movie night: Thomas’ choice – “The Polar Express”

Thomas says: “Extremely good, like watching it every year, never gets old, and I like the music.”

I say, … from the movie, “The bell still rings for all who believe.” And from me, “Perceive the life you want to live, and live the life you perceive.”

Lillian says, “Good, 100% recommended for Christmas, like all the songs, favorite part is when they see the Northern Lights, and my favorite character is the girl who leads.”

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Movie Night: The Canterville Ghost

October 28 2017:

Team TLC movie night: Thomas’ choice – “The Canterville Ghost”

Thomas says, “It was a good movie, it’s a classic, and some of the music is good.”

Lillian says, “Good, my favorite part is the dancing scene, I recommend 100%, great for Halloween, and my favorite character is the six-year-old castle owner.”

I say, “Traditional October movie for us, so much enjoy watching this with Thomas and Lillian, and I’m so glad I discovered this one years ago while scanning the movie shelf at the library.”

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Movie Night: Holiday

August 12 2017:

Team TLC Movie Night – Thomas’ choice: “Holiday”

Thomas says, “It was good! I liked the concept.”

Lillian says, “Good, liked the end, awesome, and fantastic.”

I say, “What a fun and spot on movie about not conforming and following ones heart. Perfect timing for choosing this one Thomas!”

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Movie Night: A Wrinkle in Time

July 29 2017:

Team TLC movie night: Lillian’s choice – “A Wrinkle in Time” (2003 Miramax version)

Lillian says, “Good, awesome, cosmic, adventurous, and amazing. My favorite character is Meg.”

I say, “An amazing and mystical journey to reach a destination we all know and have within us. Love. Love is truly the answer. Unconditional love. True love of all …. Definitely my kind of story! Now I know why Thomas and Lillian like the book so much and want me to read it.”

Thomas says, “Good, not like the book, but still good.”

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Movie Night: My Dog Skip

July 8 2017:

Team TLC movie night: Lillian’s choice: “My Dog Skip” –

Lillian says, “Good, pretty music, emotional, awesome, and my favorite character is Rivers.”

I say, “Love and loyalty are all that matters. Such a great movie. And, WOW! Yazoo, Mississippi! I wonder if any of my family knew Willie Morris. He would have been a tad older than them. Saw a Jitney Jungle sign in the baseball scene. That brought back memories. Will have to look up more about Willie Morris and his books. Really enjoyed this one!!”

Thomas says, “Good, funny, and I liked it.”

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Movie Night: The Greatest Game Ever Played

June 24 2017:

Team TLC Movie Night: My choice – “The Greatest Game Ever Played”

I say, “To do something that seems to come from outside of oneself, and through oneself, is definitely the greatest game ever played. No matter the game. Powerful and true story.”

Thomas says, “It is the greatest movie ever made!”

Lillian says, “Good, suspenseful, funny, historical, musical, and very cool effects.”

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Movie Night: A Dog’s Purpose

June 17 2017:

Team TLC movie night – Lillian’s choice: “A Dog’s Purpose”

Lillian says, “Good, great, awesome moral, 100% recommended, liked the music, and my favorite part was the end.”

I say, “Truly heart-warming story …. Be Here Now …. Most moving and heart melting line.”

Thomas says, “Great, best movie, added to the top of my list of best movies, and can’t describe how good.”

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Movie Night: Inside Out

May 20 2017:

Team TLC Movie Night – Thomas’ choice: “Inside Out”

Thomas says, “Good, and could have been a lot better.”

Lillian says, “Good, funny, emotional, musical, 99% recommended, awesome, and my favorite character is Joy.”

I say, “Well, I didn’t like it and I agree with Thomas. I think it had great potential.”

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