Prepare for the book vs movie conundrum for these 19 books that will be 2019 movies

https://hellogiggles.com/reviews-coverage/books-being-made-into-movies-2019/ 19 books being made into movies in 2019 you'll want to read ELIZABETH ENTENMAN January 02, 2019 4:29 pm Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may earn commission. Some of our favorite films are based on … Continue reading Prepare for the book vs movie conundrum for these 19 books that will be 2019 movies

Excellent reading for when/if winter ever forces you to stay inside

It's always nice to have something interesting, but not too long, to read when you can hear the wind swirling outside, or see the snow, or (worse yet) listen to cars skidding on ice while tucked up warm inside with something good to eat, a light to read by, and maybe a furry friend nearby. … Continue reading Excellent reading for when/if winter ever forces you to stay inside

21 Things that happen in the movies that never happen in real life

Buzzfeed can drive me crazy sometimes with what they find newsworthy but there are times they amuse no end. This is one of them -- a list of 21 things that happen in movies that are totally not real life. They range from people in their late 20s still in high school, to never needing … Continue reading 21 Things that happen in the movies that never happen in real life

Joe Morgenstern (tops) with the WSJ — his list of best movies in 2018

I may not always agree with Joe Morgenstern, but like the dear-departed Roger Ebert, he makes any biases he has visible. This is a very fine list of movies you should try to see if you enjoy fine films. The Best Film of 2018: Love in Many Forms This year’s best movies included a paean … Continue reading Joe Morgenstern (tops) with the WSJ — his list of best movies in 2018

Barack Obama’s favorite movies and songs from 2018

Former President Barack Obama enjoys sharing his annual list of favorite movies and songs. Altho I can't vouch for the music as I spend most of my listening time with classical music or jazz, his movie recommendations are spot on (except for Annihilation, which I didn't see). Here they are from his Facebook post of … Continue reading Barack Obama’s favorite movies and songs from 2018

Every ticket issuer should use mobile ticketing

Years after Apple Wallet was first made available, Telecharge and Public Theater of NYC now offer mobile tickets with NO PRINTING REQUIRED. Thank you thank you. All technology and I get along except for my printer. I bow in gratitude. The NY Philharmonic and Fandango (movies) made this available years ago. Now it's time for … Continue reading Every ticket issuer should use mobile ticketing

Many thought Netflix was killing movies in theaters — but maybe not

Netflix, Amazon Prime, HBO, Hulu, and others offer so many options for viewing in your home that many pundits thought movie theaters were about to take a death blow. This article posits that growing movie gross receipts are due primarily to the flow of superhero movies. There's no doubt that they've been a huge factor. … Continue reading Many thought Netflix was killing movies in theaters — but maybe not