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  • Take a Girl Like You

    Take a Girl Like You

    ★½

    It gets one star (not half) because I didn’t turn it off, I was able to finish it. Of course that was mostly because I kept thinking (hoping) it was going to get better... and another half star because I like Hayley Mills and her clothes were pretty. But it was awful! Every guy in this was slimy-icky. Seriously, I just wanted to punch them all.

  • How to Marry a Millionaire

    How to Marry a Millionaire

    ★★★★

    I can’t write any thoughts about it right now other than “Cute! I enjoyed it!” because I have the stomach flu and thinking makes me want to throw up. 🤢

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  • Marty

    Marty

    ★★★★★

    Marty: "You don't like her. My mother don't like her. She's a dog. And I'm a fat, ugly man. Well, all I know is I had a good time last night. I'm gonna have a good time tonight. If we have enough good times together, I'm gonna get down on my knees. I'm gonna beg that girl to marry me. If we make a party on New Year's, I got a date for that party. You don't like her? That's too bad." 

    I love this sweet, simple movie. 💘

  • Brief Encounter

    Brief Encounter

    ★★★★★

    Laura: “Nothing lasts really, neither happiness nor despair...”

    Alec: “I love you with all my heart and soul.”
    Laura: “I want to die. If only I could die.”

    I knew in the first 2 minutes I was going to love this one. It was one of the most beautifully shot, beautifully acted films I’ve ever seen! I adore Trevor Howard, and Celia Johnson was just lovely. She reminded me of Helena Bonham Carter. And that Rachmaninov score was so heart…