Monday, February 28, 2011

Congrats to Toy Story 3 - Sheriff Woody, Buzz Lightyear, Jessie, Barbie, etc... Plus, News on the Next Toy Story Production!

It's amazing to me that a family movie, Toy Story 3, which is rated "G", was actually nominated for several Oscars, and in the Best Picture category, too! Wow! Unfortunately, Toy Story 3 didn't win in that category - it wasn't expected to. Instead, The King's Speech won - and while I like the actor, Colin Firth, forever Mr. Darcy (Pride and Prejudice, 1995), I do not approve of Rated R

Thursday, February 24, 2011

The Faith & Values Movie Awards from MOVIEGUIDE

The Winners Are In! The Oscars may be this weekend, and frankly, I must admit... most Hollywood "type" Movies that are recognized at those award events, are not my cup of tea.  However, it's great to know that we have other options and other film-makers willing to create good and wholesome movies for our family viewing.

The 19th Annual MOVIEGUIDE® Faith & Values Awards  (they are also known as

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Past Academy Awards Best Picture Winners + 2010 Pick!

Which Movies are the your favorite past Oscar winners?
What Movie do you think should have won an award and didn't?
Or, which ones should not have won?


2009 - “The Hurt Locker”
2008 - “Slumdog Millionaire”
2007 - “No Country for Old Men”
2006 - “The Departed”
2005 - “Crash”
2004 - “Million Dollar Baby”
2003 - “The Lord of the Rings: The

My thoughts on the Royal Wedding...

Hello Everyone,

Today, I was doing some updates and added two new upcoming Made-for-TV Movies - one for the Hallmark Channel and Lifetime, regarding the upcoming wedding of England's Royalty ~ Prince William and Kate Middleton.

Perhaps you are or are not Royal Followers. I am somewhere in between, I suppose. I think it's an interesting part of England's History, but I'm not a Royal Watcher. I

William and Catherine: A Royal Romance - Hallmark Channel Movie


William and Catherine: A Royal Romance
Previously Known As:
William & Kate: A Royal Love Story

Network: Hallmark Channel

Original Air Date: August 27, 2011


Jane Alexander ... Queen ElizabethVictor Garber ... Charles, Prince of WalesJean Smart ... Camilla Parker Bowles, Duchess of CornwallAlice St. Clair ... Catherine MiddletonDan Armboyer ... Prince William of Wales

William & Kate - Lifetime Movie


William & Kate

Network: Lifetime

Original Air Date: April 18, 2011

Please Note: I have removed this movie from the Family TV Schedule due to content I saw in the Movie Preview not being acceptable for family viewing!


Nico Evers Swindell ... William
Ben Cross ... Charles
Camilla Luddington ... Kate
Richard Reid ... IanSerena Scott-Thomas ... Carole MiddletonVictoria

Monday, February 21, 2011

Which Hallmark Valentine Movie was your Favorite? + My Pick!

Hopefully, you have had a chance to watch all or some of the four Hallmark Channel Valentine's Day Romantic Movies listed below. Just like the Oscars coming up, if you had to give an Award to one of these four Hallmark Movies, which one would it be?
The Movies were:

A Valentine's Date
(*also called: Your Love Never Fails)
Click here for My Movie Review
available on DVD

The Lost

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

New Christmas Movie in Production - Looking for Extras!

Beethoven Saves Christmas is currently shooting their new film. (Yes, this a part of the Movie Franchise about the St. Benard dog, Beethoven - this is actually the 7th movie in the series!) Beethoven Saves Christmas has been reported to be a direct to dvd release, but I wouldn't be surprised if one of the network's picked it to play at Christmastime. No word, yet, on when they expect to release

Beethoven's Christmas Adventure


Beethoven's Christmas Adventure

Also Known As:
Beethoven Saves Christmas

Network: None

Original Air Date: None

"Direct to DVD": The latest information from Universal Studios Home Entertainment Productions - Beethoven's Christmas Adventure will be released exclusively on Blu-ray & DVD this holiday season (2011).


Curtis Armstrong ... Kenny
Tom Arnold ... Beethoven (

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Just in time for Valentine's Day... New Hallmark Channel Romantic Comedy!

The Hallmark Channel premiered A Valentine Date and Smooch last weekend...  and this weekend, just before Valentine's Day... they will premiere a new Romantic Comedy Movie, titled: Accidentally in Love! *See a video promo below!

You can actually see All Three of these Romantic Movies this Weekend on the Hallmark Channel... Smooch,  A Valentine Date,  and the New Accidentally in Love!


Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Charlie Brown Valentine Specials!

Set your Calenders ~ it's a Date...Both Charlie Brown Valentine Specials are airing this year on TV! Or, you can get them both on DVD for your little Valentines or Sweet Baboo!Friday, February 11, 2001 on ABC at 8 PM (est)
"Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown""A Charlie Brown Valentine"

A Nanny for Christmas


A Nanny for Christmas

Starz - 2010
Lifetime / LMN

Original Air Date:
Christmas, 2010 on Starz
December 10, 2011 on Lifetime


Emmanuelle Vaugier ... Ally Leeds
Dean Cain ... Danny Donner
Richard Ruccolo ... Justin Larose
Cynthia Gibb ... Samantha Ryland
Sierra McCormick ... Jackie Ryland
Jared Gilmore ... Jonas Ryland
Sarah Thompson ... Tina
Clyde Kusatsu

Thursday, February 3, 2011

New Valentine Movies on TV this Weekend !

A Valentine's Date
Friday, February 4thHallmark Channel 9 PM estEncores:Saturday, February 5th at 1 PM

Click here for plot, cast, more pictures, etc...

A Valentine's Date is also available on DVD-
under the Title: Your Love Never Fails.
Click Here for details!

 Saturday, February 5thHallmark Channel 9 PM estEncores:11 PM & 1 AMSunday, February 6th

January 2011 Family TV Schedule Archived

For your reference:
this is the listings of the January 2011 Family Schedule:


January 3, 2011 - Monday:

The Game Plan ... Disney (east) ... 8 PM
The Magic of Ordinary Days ... Hallmark Channel ... 9 PM
The Game Plan ... Disney (west) ... 11 PM

January 4, 2011 - Tuesday:

"Our Gang" Marathon ... TCM ... 8 PM - 8 PM
Dad's Home ... Hallmark Channel ... 9 PM

January 5, 2011 -

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Updated DVD News for The Lost Valentine

I am continuining to give you all more details on this Movie - The Lost Valentine because I have received an overwelming response of e-mails and comments from you all seeking more information on this film.

As I write this post at 10:58 AM on Tuesday, February 1st - The Lost Valentine is available for purchase.

I contacted the seller on Amazon - Teddy Bear Toys and they do have the DVD in