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Ambre Anderson
Artist and author of the Children's Picture book:"Qualities", owner of the online artist's site: Lover of all things fun, positive and uplifting.

Entries by Ambre Anderson

Film Review: Time Is IllMatic Directed by One9

(0) Comments | Posted November 24, 2014 | 5:00 PM

Let me start by being completely honest. I won't call myself a true Nas fan. I definitely listened to a few of his songs when they came on the radio, and danced to some, when they were spun in the club. But that's probably it. Now, I can certainly recognize...

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Monster's University: Accepted

(0) Comments | Posted July 8, 2013 | 4:26 PM

Adorable is the parody created from typical college life as we know it, to Monster University. Pixar films begins this prequel of Monsters Inc. on a school trip to the Scare Factory, where Michael Wazowski declares as a young monster that he wants to be a scarer! And, what an...

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Despicable Me 2: Umm, No Comparison

(1) Comments | Posted July 8, 2013 | 3:49 PM

If you have your expectations set on astronomical, like I did, for the highly anticipated sequel to Despicable Me, what you will find is the trap that most films run into. They were simply unable to replicate the masterpiece. The story sets out with Gru sustaining as a fairly low...

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Wiz of A Wiz!

(3) Comments | Posted March 19, 2013 | 10:04 AM

Oz The Great and Powerful

When someone asks, "Are you the Wizard?", you say Yes! The new prequel spin on the classic: The Wizard of Oz takes us on an exciting crusade with gull and clever tactics as we discover how he became a wiz of a Wiz.


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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 Movie Review

(12) Comments | Posted November 27, 2012 | 5:42 PM

Twilight Breaking Dawn Part 2 -- hell yeah!

Bella is new and improved as a vampire after childbirth killed her mortality. And although her union with Edward was fully accepted amongst the vampire community, their new baby Renesmee (a composite name of Renee, Bella's mother, and Esme, Edward's "mother") wasn't...

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Finding Nemo 3D Movie Review

(2) Comments | Posted October 27, 2012 | 11:10 AM

Welcome back, Nemo!

Back with a 3D splash is Finding Nemo 3D. Whether you saw it the first time or not, this "classic" feel-good flick is worth revisiting. You think you've got an ocean of problems? Marlin, a very small clown fish has to leave his home to find his...

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Movie Review: Won't Back Down

(172) Comments | Posted September 28, 2012 | 7:29 PM

I'll back up, Won't Back Down

Even a first grader can comprehend that Adams elementary school isn't making the grade. With part of the teaching staff only there to get a paycheck and union rules protecting educators whether they perform well or not, action needs to be taken.

Bursting out...
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PG Movie Review: ParaNorman

(1) Comments | Posted September 14, 2012 | 12:28 PM

ParaNorman is kind of like the cartoon version of the Sixth Sense , except Norman doesn't conceal his ability, despite all the ridicule he receives. Norman Babcock is a special child who sees and talks to dead people in a town that's crawling with lingering souls that haven't passed on. His...

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Movie Review: Sparkle

(10) Comments | Posted August 28, 2012 | 6:31 PM


This 1976 film remake is set in the 1960's, where three stunning and independent sisters try their luck at celebrity in a singing group. Their first of many hurdles however, is sneaking out of their mother's house. As heavily publicized, the late great, Whitney Houston shines a new light...

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Film Flashbacks: My 15 Favorite Family Flicks of All Time

(7) Comments | Posted August 15, 2012 | 9:43 PM

This weekend there weren't any new family friendly theater releases. So, instead of a review - this week I want to go back in time. I've compiled a list of my fifteen favorite PG films and film quotes! Hope you find them as funny, uplifting, and stimulating as I do....

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Movie Review - Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days

(5) Comments | Posted August 6, 2012 | 6:55 PM

With Hollywood flooding the big screen, adults seldom turn off our cell phones for PG and G rated movies anymore. And although sometimes it's only to appease the kids, we'd all highly rate a movie experience that was equally entertaining for adults. That's where this blog comes in. Here I...

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