Hey…summer is drawing to a close and today and tomorrow I wanted to re-blog my reviews of the two best movies of the summer…first up…Moonrise Kingdom. It’s at The Riverview Theater this week — a perfect way to see the film in a classic theater for a bargain!

The MN Movie Man

The Facts:

Synopsis: A pair of young lovers flee their New England town, which causes a local search party to fan out and find them.

Stars: Jared Gilman, Kara Hayward, Tilda Swinton, Edward Norton, Frances McDormand, Bill Murray, Bruce Willis

Director: Wes Anderson

Rated: PG-13

Running Length: 94 minutes

Random Crew Highlight:  Physical Effects and Miniatures ~ Gene Warren III

TMMM Score: (9/10)

Review:  As children, fairy tales come fast and furious.  There are an endless stream of books, television shows, movies, cartoons, etc that create fantasy worlds for our imaginations to run wild with.  As adults, we all too often are deprived of actual fairy tales.  Sure, the adult version of fairy tales could be the latest action/adventure/special effects bonanza and that’s OK too.  We also get the occasional cartoon that is aimed at children but has humor that adults…

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