Our The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 review #FandangoFamily #Mockingjay2


I wasn’t always a big fan of The Hunger Games, until our teenage daughter asked me to watch the first movie with her. Which of-course led to us watching the second, and then we were hooked. Recently seeing the fourth, and final installment, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 in the theater was bitter sweet for me. I enjoyed a fun evening out with my daughter, but was sad to see the series come to … [Read more...]

Things to Be Thankful for & A Suffragette Prize Pack Giveaway #fightsnotover #Suffragette


With Thanksgiving being this week, now is the time when we all reflect on things to be thankful for – our rights and freedoms, our families, those who have fought for us to be where we are today – but for many the fight is not over, there are still many women around the globe who do not have equal rights. Learn more by watching the “Did You Know” Facts Video on the Suffragette Facebook … [Read more...]

HUGE Blu-ray & DVD Charity Sale #EAA


“The world has come a long way toward the realization that HIV/AIDS is everybody’s problem. In Los Angeles, no one has worked harder or more effectively than the Entertainment AIDS Alliance to wage this war by providing grants for urgent social services… and by raising awareness in an industry that is uniquely well-positioned to bring this disease to the attention of the world.” – Steve Tisch … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday, My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 #MyBigFatGreekWedding2

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After spending most of their time focusing on their troubling teenage daughter, Toula and Ian are facing marital problems while also having to deal with yet another Greek wedding - this time, even bigger and fatter. Directer: Kirk Jones Writer: Nia Vardalos Cast: John Corbett, Nia Vardalos, John Stamos, Elena Kampouris, Rita Wilson, Lainie Kazan, Andrea Martin, Michael Constantine, and Joey … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. Enjoyed dinner and a movie with a friend. Helped our granddaughter with homework. Baked a dessert without following a recipe and loved it. Bought an item on eBay. Sold an item on a local Facebook group. Was awake working past midnight three nights in a row. Received a very nice email from a previous giveaway winner. … [Read more...]

The fight for gender equality #HopeForOurDaughters


Join us NOW in the fight for gender equality. Take a photo and share your hope for future generations of women on Instagram with hashtag #HopeforourDaughters. For every post, we’ll donate $1 to Equality Now. Visit FightsNotOver.com to learn more about how you can help make change happen today. To learn more about the gender issues mentioned here, visit: www.suffragettethemovie.com/#facts. … [Read more...]

Love The Coopers, my thoughts on the movie

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Love The Coopers follows the Cooper clan as four generations of extended family come together for their annual Christmas Eve celebration. As the evening unfolds, a series of unexpected visitors and unlikely events turn the night upside down, leading them all toward a surprising rediscovery of family bonds and the spirit of the holiday. Rated PG-13. (CBS FILMS) Love The Coopers in in theaters NOW. … [Read more...]

Nicholas Sparks’ The Choice, in theaters February 5, 2016 #TheChoice

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From the mind of New York Time's Bestseller Nicholas Sparks comes a love story that defies all odds and asks the question - how far would you go for the one you love? When feisty medical student Gabby Holland moves in next door to perennial ladies' man Travis Shaw, it sends them both on a romantic journey neither ever dreamed possible. Travis has always believed a serious relationship with a … [Read more...]

Deal Alert! DreamWork’s Home Movie Download


Log into Google Play where you can score Dreamwork's Home digital movie rental for only .99¢ – regularly $5.99! You can also purchase the movie for $9.99 - regularly $14.99. … [Read more...]

$100 Fandango Gift Card Giveaway for “The Good Dinosaur” #GoodDino

Hosted By: On The Scene with Mrs. Kathy King Sponsored by: Fandango To Celebrate the release of Disney’s “The Good Dinosaur” in theaters November 25, 2015. We are giving one lucky winner a $100 Fandango Gift Card. Ends: 11/22/2015 Simply Fill out the Form Below to enter . . . and Don't forget to follow Mrs Kathy Kings during the #GoodDinoEvent from 11/15 to 11/18 Entry-Form Disclaimer: This … [Read more...]

Love the Coopers, movie and giveaway #LoveTheCoopers #ad

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samples & prizing are provided by CBS FILMS Love The Coopers follows The Cooper clan as four generations of extended family come together for their annual Christmas Eve celebration. As the evening unfolds, a series of unexpected visitors and unlikely events turn the night upside down, leading them all toward a surprising rediscovery of family bonds and the spirit of the holiday. I have a … [Read more...]

Deal Alert! James Bond Ultimate Collector’s Edition + DHD


All the Bond films are gathered together in this one-of-a-kind boxed set– every gorgeous girl, nefarious villain and charismatic star from Sean Connery, the legendary actor who started it all, to Daniel Craig. Experience BOND with this fitting tribute to the most iconic and enduring secret agent in movie history. Visit Fox Connect for details and to purchase the James Bond Ultimate Collector's … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday


Seven things I've done over the past seven days. Started my Christmas shopping. Enjoyed an evening with my aunt. One of my very favorite people. Camped out in our living-room with our granddaughter on a school night. Saw the movie Burnt, and really enjoyed it. Went for a nice walk with our daughter and basset hound. Tried a new crock pot recipe and loved it. (blog post coming soon) Started … [Read more...]

Santa’s Little Helper, movie giveaway #SantasInsiders

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May the best elf win! Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and WWE Studios present outrageous holiday fun when SANTA’S LITTLE HELPER arrives on DVD and Digital HD™ on Tuesday, November 17. Ho-ho-hold on tight for holiday hijinks in this hilarious family comedy starring WWE® Superstar Mike “The Miz” Mizanin®, WWE Diva Paige™ and AnnaLynne McCord. After losing his job, a slick-talking … [Read more...]

Interesting facts about women’s firsts in politics #Suffragette

In celebration of the new movie Suffragette, coming to theaters this Thanksgiving Day, below is a list of interesting facts about women’s firsts in politics. 1960 – Sirimavo Bandaranaike is the first woman head of government, serving as Prime Minister of Sri Lanka. 1973 – Nancy Wechsler comes out as a lesbian while serving as a member of the Human Rights Party on the Ann Arbor City Council, … [Read more...]

Merry Christmas, Ya Filthy Animal! Home Alone is returning to the Big Screen


Home Alone will be back on the big screen for a two day Special Holiday Event this month (November). Fathom Events and 20th Century Fox are bringing Home Alone back to theaters for two nights only on Sunday, November 8th and Wednesday, November 11th. The movie will play at 4:30pm and 7:30pm local time on each of those days at participating theaters (though it has been noted that Cinemark … [Read more...]

Free Book of Life Day of the Dead Halloween Activities #BookofLife #DayoftheDead #DiadeMuertes

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THE BOOK OF LIFE is a breathtaking animated comedy with a dazzling visual style unlike anything you’ve seen before. Torn between the expectations of his family and the desires of his heart, a young man named Manolo sets off on an epic quest that spans three spectacular worlds in order to reunite with his one true love and defend his village. Not your ordinary fairy tale, THE BOOK OF LIFE is a … [Read more...]

The Peanuts Movie Prize Pack Giveaway #PeanutsMovie


I recently shared a look at the new 20th Century Fox film, The Peanuts Movie. Today I am excited to share a fun new 'How To Make a Joe Cool Costume’ video, and prize pack giveaway. About the film Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and the rest of the beloved “Peanuts” gang make their big-screen debut, like they’ve never been seen before, in state of the art 3D animation. Snoopy, the world’s … [Read more...]

Enter to win #JurassicWorld on Blu-ray/DVD/DigitalHD #TeamJurassic


Relive the excitement of Jurassic World, available NOW on Digital HD, 3-D Blu-ray™, Blu-ray™, DVD and On Demand. If you missed this movie in theaters, it's one you wont want to miss at home. If you follow me anywhere online, then you probably already know that we are major Jurassic World fans here in our house. In-fact we've been just plain Jurassic crazy lately. With the toys, the t-shirts and … [Read more...]

Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase Two Collection


This Marvel fan’s dream features Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray, Digital Copy of each Phase 2 film, specially designed disc holders, and exclusive Marvel memorabilia! Marvel’s Ant-Man releasing on Blu-ray December 8th marks the end of MARVEL CINEMATIC UNIVERSE: PHASE TWO. Fans can now celebrate with this action-packed 13-disc collector’s set. The limited-edition, 13-Disc Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase … [Read more...]

Paper Towns Blu-ray review & giveaway #PaperTownsInsiders


After the phenomenal success of The Fault in Our Stars, author John Green returns with another heart-warming tale in PAPER TOWNS, available on Blu-ray™ and DVD October 20. Join rising stars Cara Delevingne and Nat Wolff in the breakout performances of their careers as they go on an epic journey of love and adventure. For a limited time only, get your Paper Towns fan pack Blu-ray with collectible … [Read more...]

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 in theaters 11/20 #FandangoFamily #Giveaway #MockingjayPart2


Realizing the stakes are no longer just for survival, Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) teams up with her closest friends, including Peeta (Josh Hutcherson), Gale (Liam Hemsworth) and Finnick for the ultimate mission. Together, they leave District 13 to liberate the citizens of war-torn Panem and assassinate President Snow, who's obsessed with destroying Katniss. What lies ahead are mortal … [Read more...]

Home Alone: Ultimate Collector’s Edition Giveaway #HomeAloneInsiders

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Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment is celebrating the 25th anniversary of Home Alone, with this awesome Home Alone: Ultimate Collector's Edition box set. This must-have gift set includes: all five films packed together in a collectible paint can full of limited edition movie memorabilia that will keep the whole family excited including a McCallister Christmas ornament, Kevin’s battle plan … [Read more...]