Movie Monday: 500 Days of Summer

“This is not a love story. This is a story about love.” This movie is a romantic comedy about a woman who doesn’t believe true love exists, and the young man who falls for her. If you haven’t watched this film yet…what?!!… go watch it. This will be one of the most interesting, offbeat romantic movies you will get to watch — EVER. So as not to spoil anything, I’ll […]

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Movie Monday: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.” ― William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night’s Dream photo source: IMDB A Midsummer Night’s Dream is one of my favorite among Shakespeare’s plays, so watching this on the big screen has been such a delight! This Shakespeare’s comedy about two couples in love with the wrong partners, and how they are finally brought together, is rightfully […]

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Movie Monday: The Notebook

I don’t usually watch movies more than once but I have watched this film three times. There, I said it. I’m sure you’ll agree with me that The Notebook, which is based on the best selling novel by Nicholas Sparks of the same title, is one of the most visually appealing – Ryan Gosling is starring, what can I say – romantic movies ever. Okay, by visually appealing I mean […]

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Movie Monday: Ever After: A Cinderella Story

Put on those faeriewings cherries, today’s Movie Monday is all about spectacle and sparkle – after all, marrying your prince charming is only a once in a lifetime event. photo source: IMDB I love the film Ever After for many reasons, the top being, it is actually the “best” Cinderella story there is. In this refreshing version, it is the girl who saves the prince. Should I still elaborate? I […]

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Movie Monday: Alice in Wonderland

It’s going to be quirky and whimsical today cherries! Today’s movie inspired wedding theme is not for the faint of heart. I tell you, this ain’t gonna be sweet and charming. 🙂 Alice in Wonderland has been made into film a lot of times already, the latest interpretation being from Tim Burton. The movie chronicles the adventures of Alice as she wanders through a strange land called Wonderland where she […]

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Movie Monday: 50 First Dates

Say Aloha! to today’s movie feature starring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore: 50 First Dates. Shot in the tropical paradise, Hawaii, the movie is about Henry (Adam Sandler) falling in love with Lucy (Drew Barrymore) who is suffering from short-term memory loss. Lucy previously suffered a severe head trauma causing her short-term memory, which requires Henry to reintroduce himself and woo her everyday, as she forgets she’s met him the […]

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Movie Monday: Letters to Juliet

Let’s start the week right with a movie about love and of finding it in the least expected of circumstances. 🙂 photo source: IMDB “Inspired by the 2006 non-fictional book, Letters to Juliet chronicles the phenomenon of letter writing to Shakespeare’s most famous romantic heroine.” Set in the picturesque city of Verona in Italy, Letters to Juliet reminds us of everything in soft hues, of sunshine and sweeping landscapes, of […]

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