Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Movie Review: "High Anxiety" (1977)

Director: Mel Brooks
Year: 1977
Rating: PG
Running Time: 1 hour, 34 minutes

Psychiatrist Dr. Thorndyke has just taken over as director of a prestigious Los Angeles mental hospital after his predecessor suddenly and mysteriously died. As time goes by, it becomes clear that there is something fishy going on in the sanitarium, and it turns out, his life may be in danger.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Movie Review: "Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase" (2019)

Director: Katt Shea
Year: 2019
Rating: PG
Running Time: 1 hour, 29 minutes

Amateur sleuth Nancy Drew investigates a haunting of the old Twin Elms house and uncovers a bigger conspiracy that is much more dangerous than ghosts.

Monday, March 18, 2019

Movie Review: "Wonder Park" (2019)

Director: Apparently no one?
Year: 2019
Rating: PG
Running Time: 1 hour, 25 minutes

A young girl named June uses her imagination to create a splendiferous amusement park. When she enters a stressful time in her life, a "darkness" looms over the park and begins destroying it. Now, she must find a way to fight this "darkness" and restore the park to its former glory.

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Movie Review: "High Flying Bird" (2019)

Director: Steven Soderberg
Year: 2019
Rating: TV-MA
Running Time: 1 hour, 30 minutes

A sports agent wheels and deals behind the scenes to do what's best for his clients during an NBA lockout.

Friday, March 15, 2019

Movie Review: "Apollo 11" (2019)

Director: Todd Douglas Miller
Year: 2019
Rating: G
Running Time: 1 hour, 33 minutes

An up-close and in-depth look at the Apollo 11 mission to the moon from launch to landing to return to earth.

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Movie Review: "Well Groomed" (SXSW 2019)

Director: Rebecca Stern
Year: 2019
Rating: UR
Running Time: 1 hour, 28 minutes

A look at the strange, colorful world of competitive creative dog grooming.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Movie Review: "How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World" (2019)

Director: Dean DeBlois
Year: 2019
Rating: PG
Running Time: 1 hour, 44 minutes

When Berk starts to become overcrowded and Toothless becomes the target of a dragon hunter, Hiccup decides to move the village and hopes to find and settle in the mythical Hidden Kingdom his father always talked about when he was little.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

The 20 Best Movies of 2018!

The 20 Best Movies of 2018 Lolo Loves Films list
It has taken us a while (too long, we know!) to put together our list of the best films of 2018, but when you think about it, we watched over 150 movies in the theater and made over 150 movie reviews for new films, and that's not counting stuff that we saw on streaming services, Redbox, and DVD/Blu-ray. Awards season is over, and now that the Academy has had their (mostly incorrect) say, it's our turn! Sorry for the delay, but guess what?! IT'S TIME!!!!!!!!

Without further ado, here it is, our list of the TOP 20 BEST MOVIES OF 2018! Do you agree with this list? Let us know what your favorite films of the year were!

Monday, March 11, 2019

Movie Review: "How to Train Your Dragon" (2010)

How To Train Your Dragon 2010 Dreamworks movie poster
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Movie"How to Train Your Dragon"
Director: Dean DeBlois and Chris Sanders
Year: 2010
Rating: PG
Running Time: 1 hour, 38 minutes

A young Viking befriends an injured dragon, and in the process, learns more about these creatures his village hates so much. His new understanding may help put an end to his village's conflict with dragons, that is, if his father will listen to reason.

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Movie Review: "Captain Marvel" (2019)

Director: Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck
Year: 2019
Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 2 hours, 4 minutes

A Kree warrior known as Vers chases an alien race of shapeshifters called Skrulls to C-53, AKA earth. Once there, she begins to uncover the truth about a hidden past she didn't know she had.