Happy HALLOWEEN!!!!!! I took today off work because I knew I would be up late last night, and also HALLOWEEN! So glad I did, I am all sleepy today and happy to be cozy and not think.Continue reading
Monthly Archives: October 2022
Sunday WatchAlong: Paheli! 8am Chicago Time! For Halloween and Shahrukh Month!
Good Morning! I got coffee, I got a morning banana, I got a dog snuggled against me, let’s do this thing.Continue reading
Sunday WatchAlong: 8am Chicago Time Tomorrow! PAHELI!!!!
Woot, Paheli won!!!! So we will watch that tomorrow morning at 8am Chicago time, unless no one shows up, and then I will go back to bed!Continue reading
Saturday Small Talk: Things to Talk About While I Drive Around!
Hello hello! Happy Saturday! I’m gonna do my volunteer deliveries, then pick up a new work phone from my boss (current phone has stopped accepting incoming calls which is actually kind of AWESOME, but no good things can last), then get gas, then come home. And in the meantime, y’all get to talk amongst yourself.Continue reading
Sunday WatchAlong: 8am Chicago Time Sunday! Paheli or OSO, THIS IS YOUR FINAL VOTE!!!!!
Last Sunday I overslept, and sweet Kirre showed up but no one else did so I just went ahead and canceled. This Sunday, we shall see how we do! What with family commitments, busy weekends, and just life.Continue reading
Shahrukh Month Brackets: Ghost Movies! For the WatchAlong!!!!
Very few comments on posts lately, which I assume means no one loves Shahrukh any more. Is that true? DO you no longer love Shahrukh? If you do love him, vote on this post and show him your love!Continue reading
Shahrukh Month Brackets Post: Ghost Movie Brackets! For the WatchAlong!
I’m gonna be generous in this “ghost” definition. So it will include ones where you only see the ghost in little visions along with Paheli.Continue reading
The Legend of Maula Jatt Scene By Scene Summary: Whole Last Half! Because My Memory is Fading!
Ugh, I hate this! Stupid movie theater scheduling means I could only see it once and now my memory is rapidly fading in terms of exact details (thank goodness I took notes so I’m not totally at sea). I’m gonna try to finish the whole thing with minimal reveries on the meaning of that one shadow in the corner or whatever.Continue reading
Wednesday Watching Post: What Are You Reading and Watching and Thinking and Listening to ONE WEEK BEFORE SRK DAY!!!!
Happy Wednesday! OMG, work has been so nutty. As you can probably tell from my not putting this post up until mid-afternoon. I even took 2 hours off in the middle of the day and ended up spending them sewing and running errands instead of blogging, Bad Margaret!Continue reading
Shahrukh Month: Update of Most Popular Post Ever! Reasons SRK is a Vampire!!!
Oh yeah! Halloween time, time for the SRK is a Vampire proof post! We can pretend he isn’t but we all know the truth.Continue reading
Monday Morning Questions: What Do You Want to Ask Me the Last Monday Before Halloween?
Happy Monday! I am WORN OUT. Yesterday I went to a pumpkin patch with my friends and their friends and their friends’ 6 year old. Did you know 6 year olds don’t have an off switch? He just kept going and going and going and finally we left at 7:30 and he was still asking to ride the merry go round one more time and/or go on the jump pillow.Continue reading
Sunday WatchAlong: 7am Chicago Time, We Watch Fan! For Shahrukh Month!
Happy Sunday! Just like last week, this was a bit last minute, so if no one is able to join by 15 minutes into the film, I’ll just end it and go about my life. Partly because this movie is waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay to scary to watch all by myself.Continue reading
The Legend of Maula Jatt Scene By Scene Summary Part 3: True Identity Discovery, Big Bloody Fight, Big Family Fight, Love Scene
Woot! Fight fight fight! And, a Deewar homage! All the good things in one place. And ending with Mahira!Continue reading
Shahrukh Month Saturday Small Talk: Chat Away While I Have a At Home Day!
Albie is curled up next to me, I’ve got my fake fire space heater going, I just want to settle in today and do a puzzle and be happy.Continue reading
Shahrukh Month Brackets: Best Villain Movie! For the Sunday WatchAlong!!!! 7am Chicago Time, We Watch FAN!!!!!
Yes, it’s for allllllllllllllllll the marbles! We pick between the 3 finalists and the winner is our Sunday watch!Continue reading
Shahrukh Month Re-Review: Ra.One! Is this Shahrukh’s most personal film?
This and Zero were the two movies requested for re-reviews, and I have to actually re-watch Zero before re-reviewing it, versus Ra.One which I have seen so many times I can review from memory. So Ra.One wins!Continue reading
Shahrukh Month Brackets: Best Villain/Anti-Hero Movie! For the WatchAlong!!!
Oh dear, it’s already Friday, and we have to watch a movie Sunday morning. Better hurry and make our decisions!Continue reading
Shahrukh Month Brackets: Best Villain Movie! Which We Will Watch for WatchAlong this Weekend!
Yes! Warning you now, the winner will be our watchalong! But it should be an easy choice, he hasn’t been the villain that much. Even if I expand to “anti-hero”, it’s still not that many movies.Continue reading
Shahrukh Month Brackets Physical Attributes FINALE!!! Dimples or Eyes?
Yes, the big two! We all knew it would end like this, so I decided to hold off on the final pair up. I except RAMPANT fighting in the comments.Continue reading
The Legend of Maula Jatt Scene By Scene Summary Part 2, Bad Guy Intro, Bad Guy Conference, Bar Fight Avoidance, Cute Rom-Com Scene!
Woot, part 2! For those of you haven’t read one of these before, I am writing this entirely based on memory. So I am gonna make mistakes, but I’m also gonna be doing way better than seems reasonable. It’s a curse, this is why I never get to enjoy re-watching movies, because I have the whole thing recorded in my brain already.Continue reading
Shahrukh Month Brackets: Physical Attributes Round 3!
Let’s see if the eyes will keep winning out! Or if lips or dimples will come from behind.Continue reading
Wednesday Watching Post: What Are You Watching and Reading and Thinking and Listening to the Second to Last Week of Shahrukh Month!
Oh, it goes so fast. It seems like Shahrukh Month just started and now it’s almost done. Oh well, next year will come in just 11 months.Continue reading
Shahrukh Month Brackets: Physical Attributes, Round 2!
Many MANY of you have already picked “eyes” as the overall winner which just makes me want to try to set the brackets in such a way that it will lose this round. Because I am evil.Continue reading
The Legend of Maula Jatt Scene By Scene Summary! Part 1, Prologue, Childhood, and FIGHT!
Woot! A scene by scene for the first time in AGES! Because we have a movie that is the magical combo of interesting to everyone/hard to watch for yourself so you will appreciate a scene by scene.Continue reading
Maula Jatt Review (No Spoilers): A Classic Hero Movie, But With More Grit, Spice, and Blood
Woo-hoo! SUCH a good movie! I really really hope it is either distributed more widely in the second week of theatrical distribution, or hits a major international streaming service.Continue reading