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The 2009 Films I've seen...

Here are the films I've seen in 2009...

In theaters...

Films of 2009 (and my Reviews of them. Click on the links to read them)

[in order of the last movie I saw...]

Film Review: Sherlock Holmes

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I saw this movie during the Christmas holiday weekend and the theater was very full especially on its first opening weekend.

Check out and read my review of this film below!

But first...

[Warning! ... for those who haven't seen this movie and don't want to be spoiled...]


Sherlock Holmes (2009) Starring Robert Downey Jr, Rachel McAdams, Jude Law, and Kelly Reilly

Watch the Sherlock Holmes trailer

The last movie I saw was...

On TV: Deck The Halls, Three Gifts, Christmas In Canaan, Seasons of Miracles, Most Wonderful Christmas
On DVD: The Proposal, The Confessions of a Shopaholic, Pride & Prejudice (2005), Eden Lake, Transporter 3, Mirrors, The Girl In The Park, Easy Virtue, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, Lost In Austen
In Theaters: Sherlock Holmes,The Young Victoria, The Blind Side

Film Friday #63 - Australia

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This week's movie to watch (our 63rd film pick) will be...

Australia (2008)

starring: Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman



Watch the trailer for Australia below:

[source: LolekHD]

Enjoy watching Australiauntil Friday next...

After viewing this movie, be sure to answer the following list of questions (to post and discuss with fellow FF participants in the following Friday in the P&P thread here or post a comment here in my Movies Blog) below:

1) Post a brief review of the movie (ie. story, plot, location, cast, acting, music/score, costume, cinematography, directing, etc.)
2) What did you think of the movie?
3) What would you rate this movie out of ten? Would you see it again?
4) What is/are your favorite scene(s) from the movie?
5) Most Favorite character(s) and why?
6) Least Favorite character(s) and why?
7) Most Favorite scene(s)?
8) Least favorite scene(s)?

Film Review: The Young Victoria

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This is one of the movies I've been waiting to see this year and I must say, it was worth the wait. I've even seen this twice now and will see it again (when it expands) Christmas Day.

Read my review below!

But first...

[Warning! ... for those who haven't seen this movie and don't want to be spoiled...]


The Young Victoria (2009)

starring Emily Blunt, Rupert Friend, Paul Bethany, and Miranda Richardson

Watch the trailer for below:

[source:Sabrinansmj]

Film Friday #62 - The Young Victoria

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This week's movie to watch (our 62nd film pick) will be...

The Young Victoria (2009)

starring Emily Blunt, Rupert Friend, Paul Bethany, and Miranda Richardson



Watch the trailer for below:

[source:Sabrinansmj]

Enjoy watchingThe Young Victoriauntil Friday next...

After viewing this movie, be sure to answer the following list of questions (to post and discuss with fellow FF participants in the following Friday in the P&P thread here or post a comment here in my Movies Blog) below:

1) Post a brief review of the movie (ie. story, plot, location, cast, acting, music/score, costume, cinematography, directing, etc.)
2) What did you think of the movie?
3) What would you rate this movie out of ten? Would you see it again?
4) What is/are your favorite scene(s) from the movie?
5) Most Favorite character(s) and why?
6) Least Favorite character(s) and why?
7) Most Favorite scene(s)?
8) Least favorite scene(s)?

Film Review: The Blind Side

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I went to see this movie with my Mom about three Saturdays ago. On its third week in theaters, this film still have lots of people watching it. The theater was full.

Here's my review...

The Blind Side (2009)
Starring Sandra Bullock, Tim McGraw, Kathy Bates, Quinton Aaron, and Lilly Collins

Watch the trailer for The Blind Side below:
[source:hollywoodstreams]
Synopsis
The story of Michael Oher, a homeless and traumatized boy who became an All American football player and first round NFL draft pick with the help of a caring woman and her family.

Film Review: The Twilight Saga: New Moon

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I saw this movie with my Aunt, oldest sister, and sister-in-law during Black Friday. My aunt paid for our movie tix, lol. The theater was still full, but not like massive full like the first week. So, we were able to find good seats and finally saw this movie.

Here's my review...

[Warning! ... for those who haven't seen this movie and don't want to be spoiled...]


The Twilight Saga: New Moon
starring: Kristen Stewart,Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Peter Facinelli, Elizabeth Reaser, Ashley Greene, Kellan Klutz, Jackson Rathbone, Nikki Reed, Dakota Fanning

Watch the trailer for below:
[source: clevverTV]

Trailers of Movies I want to see in December 2009

Brothers Starring: Tobey Maguire, Natalie Portman, Jake Gylenhaal, Carey Mulligan In Theaters: December 4 (Wide) [source: hollywoodstreams
The Princess and The Frog Starring: Terrence Howard In Theaters: December 18, 2009 (expansion) [source: hollywoodstreams]

Film Friday #61 - The Blind Side

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This week's movie to watch (our 61st film pick) will be...

The Blind Side (2009

 starring: Sandra Bullock, Quinton Aaron, Tim McGraw,
Lily Collins, Kathy Bates




Watch the trailer for below:

[source:mrmovietrailers4u]

Enjoy watchingThe Blind Sideuntil Friday next...

After viewing this movie, be sure to answer the following list of questions (to post and discuss with fellow FF participants in the following Friday in the P&P thread here or post a comment here in my Movies Blog) below:

1) Post a brief review of the movie (ie. story, plot, location, cast, acting, music/score, costume, cinematography, directing, etc.)
2) What did you think of the movie?
3) What would you rate this movie out of ten? Would you see it again?
4) What is/are your favorite scene(s) from the movie?
5) Most Favorite character(s) and why?
6) Least Favorite character(s) and why?
7) Most Favorite scene(s)?
8) Least favorite scene(s)?

Film Friday #60 - King Arthur

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This week's movie to watch (our 60th film pick) will be...

King Arthur (2004)

 starring:  Clive Owen, Keira Knightley



Watch the trailer for below:


[source:NicolaLovesMusic]

Enjoy watchingKing Arthuruntil Friday next...

After viewing this movie, be sure to answer the following list of questions (to post and discuss with fellow FF participants in the following Friday in the P&P thread here or post a comment here in my Movies Blog) below:

1) Post a brief review of the movie (ie. story, plot, location, cast, acting, music/score, costume, cinematography, directing, etc.)
2) What did you think of the movie?
3) What would you rate this movie out of ten? Would you see it again?
4) What is/are your favorite scene(s) from the movie?
5) Most Favorite character(s) and why?
6) Least Favorite character(s) and why?
7) Most Favorite scene(s)?
8) Least favorite scene(s)?

Film Review: An Education

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I finally saw An Education during Thanksgiving week. I've been waiting to see this since I first heard Carey Mulligan and Rosamund Pike were announced in the cast last year and I've been following this film (much like Precious film) and since this was an independent film with a limited release last October 9th, it didn't expand nationwide till the Friday of November 20th (about the same time Precious expanded, with blockbuster opening of the Twilight Saga: New Moon, and Sandra Bullock's The Blind Side, which I have yet to see). It's interesting that these movies including An Education were all showing at the same day in my local theater, lol. I went to see Precious first (read my review of this incredible film here) and now An Education as I wanted to see the lil' indie-with-better-quality-type of films first before the big studio ones as these films are hard to find in theaters.
Anyways, here's my review of...


An Education (2009)
Starring Carey Mulligan, Pe…