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Film: Les Misérables

February 8, 2013


  Les Misérables Directed by Tom Hooper (2012) jusco’s Rating: ★★★ “I dreamed a dream ♫” “On my own ♪” “Do you hear the people sing ♩♫♪” How many times in the past month have you heard someone bursting out in song with those particular lyrics? Once, or twice, or maybe even everyday? And if […]

Film: High School Musical

January 18, 2011


High School Musical Directed by Kenny Ortega (2006) jusco’s Rating: ★★★1/2 Confession: I like High School Musical a lot; not just the first but all three. Does it have cheesy dialogue and unrealistic romantic storylines? Yes. But what it does have are catchy songs, which greatly appealed to the singer in me. Yes, I sang […]

Film: Michael Jackson’s This Is It

September 19, 2010


Michael Jackson’s This Is It Directed by Kenny Ortega (2009) jusco’s Rating: ★★★1/2 I was relaxing in a hotel right in the heart of New York’s Times Square the very day Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009. Needless to say, I was shocked. And I was not the only one: the entire Times Square […]