Movie Notes: Bringing Up Baby

July 12, 2010

Bringing Up Baby

Synopsis

Nerdy, soon-to-be-married paleontologist David (Cary Grant), owner of a valuable bone, meets nutty society heiress Susan (Katharine Hepburn), owner of a music-loving leopard. Screwball comedy.

Movie Notes: Barcelona

July 8, 2010

Barcelona

Synopsis

Salesman Ted (Taylor Nichols) and his naval officer cousin Fred (Chris Eigeman), living in Barcelona, Spain, become entangled in both romance and politics.

Movie Notes: Elvis ’68 Comeback

July 6, 2010

Elvis '68 Comeback

Synopsis

Elvis Presley television special from 1968 featuring the King performing a litany of hits from his extensive repertoire. Alternates between stripped-down, live performances and elaborately staged numbers reminiscent of his movies.

Movie Notes: Leap Year

July 4, 2010

Leap Year

Synopsis

Materialistic New Yorker Anna (Amy Adams) travels to Dublin, Ireland to surprise her doctor boyfriend with a marriage proposal. Unfortunately a storm strands her on the Dingle Peninsula, where she meets innkeeper Declan (Matthew Goode).

Movie Notes: Lifeboat

June 25, 2010

Lifeboat

Synopsis

Their ship torpedoed by a German U-boat, several survivors float aimlessly in a lone lifeboat, unsure how to survive.