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About emvlovely

Oh, I live in an RV. I write poems, essays and prose. Thanks for reading my blog, good health to you!

hello friends

how are you this evening? I just wrote a new movie review on a new venue, Steemit. Trying out this new forum for a while, as you can actually make some cryptocurrency through writing and commenting. All best, raggedy shotgun … Continue reading

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“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”: a movie I regret not seeing in the theater

Last night and again today I watched Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter prequel. It was just as good and maybe better ten hours later. What I like most about this movie is its … Continue reading

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bon soir

That plus “c’est la vie” is truly all the French I know, and this despite listening to chattering Quebecoise for three summers running. (Something about “femme la bouche” I heard fairly often, and I think it’s a curse). Regarding raggedy … Continue reading

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adieu

After…six and a half years of (sort of) keeping up this blog, I’m signing off for good.  I deactivated my Facebook account today and will shut down Twitter soon. I’m going to spend less time in front of screens in … Continue reading

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The wanker’s journey: reviewing “Star Wars VII”

warning: full plot disclosure Last night we watched Star Wars VII, on a DVD borrowed from our dear town library. Of all the Star Wars movies I have seen, well, this was one of them. JJ Abrams directed The Force … Continue reading

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Summer’s last camp: reviewing “Queen of Outer Space”

In the service of my craft, I watched this campy movie three times: once before writing the review, once while I was writing it, and then a third time to catch the commentary by Laurie Mitchell (she played the Queen … Continue reading

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“Man on a Ledge”: a movie that should have jumped

  I accidentally ordered this movie from Netflix and paid heavily for my mistake—I meant to order the documentary Man on Wire.  Man on a Ledge came out in 2012, and stars Sam Worthington as, well, a man on a … Continue reading

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another bomb, reviewed for you

  Last night we watched an action movie from 1990, Predator 2. If I had seen the movie in 1990, when I was 10, it might have scared me; in the year 2016, Predator 2 gave me acute cranial pain, … Continue reading

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“Two…thumbs…down!”

Last night I watched White House Down, and a mere 24 hours later the headache it induced is gone. I was led to believe that this would be an action thriller: the DVD cover shot features Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx, … Continue reading

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“Do we reach, man?” Reviewing “The Way to Eden”

What better way to spend a cold Sunday night in March (that’s still the first of spring) than with the worst original series Star Trek episode of all time? Watching “The Way to Eden” was simultaneously life affirming and completely ridiculous, … Continue reading

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