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Jan 01 2015

MY TEN BEST MOVIES OF 2014!

By | January 1st, 2015|Comedy, Documentary, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Kids, Movies, Musicals, Romance, Theater|7 Comments

 BOYHOOD: Richard Linklater's extraordinary "12 years a film" feat! He directed the same cast over a dozen years and captured the ephemeral truth about one boy's childhood and growing up in a broken home. It's a "meta" experience for filmgoers who watch the actors and the characters they play, age on camera over time, while the boy played by the soulful Ellar Coltrane--expressive and [...]

Nov 19 2014

MOVIE: WHIPLASH

By | November 19th, 2014|Drama, Movies, Musicals|2 Comments

The film hits you like a slap in the face. WHIPLASH is not just the name of Hank Levy's eccentrically metered jazz tune, but it describes the dangerous dynamic between a young drummer Andrew (Miles Teller) and his bullying instructor Fletcher (J.K. Simmons) at an exclusive music conservatory. Andrew takes a licking and keeps on ticking in one of [...]

Nov 13 2014

HOLIDAY MOVIE GUIDE!

By | November 13th, 2014|Action & Adventure, Drama, Epic & Historical, Fantasy, Movies, Musicals, Thriller, War|0 Comments

Will they be holiday hits? Will they win OSCARS? Add these to my Fall Movie Preview list for a complete big screen Holiday Movie Guide! (11/14) THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING He's the English-speaking Einstein--British physicist Stephen Hawking--whose book A BRIEF HISTORY OF TIME made us all think we could almost understand the theory of everything. This biopic stars [...]

Jul 17 2014

MOVIE: In case you missed it “BEGIN AGAIN”

By | July 17th, 2014|Movies, Musicals, Romance|0 Comments

Feel 30 years younger when you see BEGIN AGAIN-- a beguiling romantic comedy that will remind you of what it was like to be in love, have your heart broken, and follow your dream, starring PEOPLE MAGAZINE's sexiest man alive--Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine, and the gorgeous Keira Knightley! Here's the story-- Keira Knightley plays [...]

Jun 15 2014

WIN TICKETS: THE MET SUMMER ENCORE SERIES!

By | June 15th, 2014|More A & E, Movies, Music, Musicals|4 Comments

Win a pair of tickets to "The Met: Live in HD Summer Encores!" The first five people to respond to each date below will win a pair of tickets! For a chance to win please email your FULL name, address and phone number to fathomeventsboston@gmail.com Beginning Wednesday, June 18, the Metropolitan Opera and Fathom Events will [...]

Jan 17 2014

OSCAR NOMINATIONS/MY TEN BEST OF THE YEAR

By | January 17th, 2014|Action & Adventure, Comedy, Documentary, Drama, Family, Kids, Movies, Musicals, Science Fiction, Thriller|2 Comments

The race is ON! Chris "Thor" Hemsworth helped hammer home the 86th Oscar nominations  with Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs and the results are pretty much as I expected: AMERICAN HUSTLE and GRAVITY tied for most nominations--10 each, followed by 12 YEARS A SLAVE with 9! What I'm delighted about? Matthew McConaughey. It's his year [...]

Nov 14 2013

MOVIE REVIEW: THE BROKEN CIRCLE BREAKDOWN

By | November 14th, 2013|Drama, Movies, Musicals|1 Comment

THE BROKEN CIRCLE BREAKDOWN opens on a tight shot of a group of down-home, country bluegrass musicians performing "Will the Circle Be Unbroken." They may be "down home"--but not in the country you think. Though their English sounds flawless, they are actually Flemish musicians in Ghent 2006.  And that American country classic they're singing?  It's [...]

Oct 03 2013

FREE SCREENING: “SHREK THE MUSICAL”

By | October 3rd, 2013|Comedy, Family, Movies, Musicals|8 Comments

HURRY!!  YOU AND YOUR FAMILY ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO A FREE SCREENING of Dreamworks Animation’s upcoming Deluxe Edition Blue-ray and DVD release: “SHREK THE MUSICAL” THE FIRST 25 PEOPLE TO RESPOND (via “Contact Joyce” on home page) WITH YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS WILL BE EMAILED A PASS FOR FOUR! Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 10:00 AM [...]

Jul 09 2013

WIN TICKETS: THE MET SUMMER ENCORE SERIES!

By | July 9th, 2013|Joyce's Choices, Movies, Music, Musicals, Theater|1 Comment

Win a pair of tickets to The Met: Live in HD Summer 2013 Encores, a series of some of the best and most well-attended performances transmitted from the Metropolitan Opera. This groundbreaking series has become extremely popular since its inception in 2006 – now reaching over 1900 theaters in 64 countries. This summer the most [...]

Mar 01 2013

FREE SCREENING & SPECIAL Q&A EVENT:”ROYAL WEDDING”

By | March 1st, 2013|Celebrity Interviews, Comedy, Movies, Musicals, Romance|0 Comments

You are cordially invited to a special screening in Cambridge! The TCM Classic Film Festival "Road To Hollywood" is bringing the TCM Classic Film Festival to Boston showing THE ROYAL WEDDING, Tuesday, March 12th at7:30PM at the Brattle Theatre.  Film Historian and Author, Leonard Maltin will be hosting a Q&A after the event with special guest Jane [...]