Cin's Movie Reviews

Reviews of Great Movies – and Where to Watch Them!

Entries for May, 2011

A Few Good Men

A Few Good Men is about a military lawyer trying to reveal the truth of what really happened the night a Marine was killed.

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Flyboys

Flyboys is a 2006 movie about the adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, a squadron of the French military formed largely of young American volunteers during World War I.

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U-571

U-571 is an intense movie about a World War II submarine crew sent on a retrieval mission.

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The Final Countdown

The Final Countdown is a 1980 movie about an aircraft carrier that travels back in time to the day before Pearl Harbor was attacked.

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Behind Enemy Lines

Behind Enemy Lines is a 2001 movie starring Owen Wilson about a pilot whose plane is shot down in enemy territory.

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The Bridge on the River Kwai

The Bridge on the River Kwai is a 1957 movie about Prisoners of War that build a magnificent bridge while in captivity.

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Memphis Belle

Memphis Belle is about group of young men in World War II who try to survive their 25th and final bombing mission.

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In Honor of Memorial Day

First a big “Thank You” to all who have served or are currently serving in the Military. Thank you for fighting for our freedom. Thank you for protecting our rights. Thank you for your sacrifices. You are all heroes! Next… Do you like war movies? If so you’re at the right place. In honor of […]

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Phoebe in Wonderland

Phoebe in Wonderland is a 2008 movie about a young girl with Tourette’s syndrome who seeks comfort in her school’s play.

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Movie Trailer: Super 8

Super 8 looks like a scarier, more intense version of ET. Produced by Steven Spielberg, and written and directed by J.J. Abrams, this is one I’m looking forward to. Super 8 is scheduled to release in theaters on June 10, 2011.

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Bridesmaids

Bridesmaids is a hilarious movie about a woman whose life falls into a downward spiral at the same time her best friend announces her engagement.

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Thor

Thor is the movie based on the comic book hero. Golden hair, sparkling blue eyes, rippling muscles, has a hammer that commands the atmosphere… yep… that one. Thor is banished to Earth to learn a few lessons about becoming a worthy God.

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The Killing Fields

The Killing Fields is a 1984, Academy Award winning movie based on the true story of an American journalist in Cambodia during the rise of the infamous Khmer Rouge.

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Pan’s Labyrinth

Pan’s Labyrinth is about a young girl that escapes her father’s brutal world into a fantastical world full of bizarre and mystical creatures.

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12 Angry Men

12 Angry Men is a 1957 film about 12 jurors who must unanimously decided the fate of an accused murderer.

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Memento

Memento, starring Guy Pearce, is a brilliant and complex puzzle about a man that has no short term memory.  (That puts a damper on his desperate struggle to solve his wife’s murder.)

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Movie Trailer: Cars 2

Well, now that I have Fast Five out of my system (I saw it yesterday with my two boys, we loved it!  Oh, and Rusty, your “suspension of disbelief” radar would have been off the chart!!  Haha!) Now lets see, where was I?  Oh yes… ahem… Now that I have Fast Five out of my […]

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Bond. James Bond. On Netflix Instant Streaming.

There are a ton of 007 movies. Enough that surely EVERYONE should know the name James Bond. And hey, most of them are even available on Netflix Instant Streaming!

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