Movies, Migz' Lists

#MigzList: 5 All-Time Favorite Movies

Recently, somebody asked me what my all-time favorite movies were. So I came up with this list, in no particular order (it's hard enough to come up with the list, how much rank them!). CITY OF ANGELS I am a sucker of impossible love stories like this. I'm sure you know where I'm coming from… Continue reading #MigzList: 5 All-Time Favorite Movies

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The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – A Book You Can't Put Down

Well, technically, it was an e-book. And yes, I wasn't able to put my phone down nor use it for any of its other functions - like calls, texts and my games. I sprained my ankle that lazy Sunday morning just as I was planning on working out since Joy would be out for the… Continue reading The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – A Book You Can't Put Down

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Excelsior! How Silver Linings Playbook Will Make You Feel

Oh yes! A lot of other greater reviews have been written about this award-winning movie. But those are mostly about how good the acting was, the script, and all the technicalities of what a great movie should be made of. And I don't argue that. It was brave, true and yet, heart-warming. First, let me… Continue reading Excelsior! How Silver Linings Playbook Will Make You Feel

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The Impossible: A Family Torn by a Tsunami and Reunited by Fate

***SPOILER ALERT*** Jons, one half of "my best friends", recommended that I watch this movie and luckily, my brother Jami has already done so and made the same remark. That afternoon I watched it, and I couldn't describe in one word how I felt. There were scenes that made me call out to a Supreme… Continue reading The Impossible: A Family Torn by a Tsunami and Reunited by Fate

Movies, Personal

Zero Dark Thirty: Of Torture, bin Laden, and Chastain

I watched Zero Dark Thirty out of curiosity of 2 things: (1) How good Jessica Chastain was in the movie and (2) What's the fuss with the torture debate that I've read online. As the movie started, which was a little dragging, I wanted to be as unbiased as possible. If I lost one of… Continue reading Zero Dark Thirty: Of Torture, bin Laden, and Chastain