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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – The Sound of Music

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March 25, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

The Sound of Music: The Most Beloved Family Film of All Time Turns 50!  The 50th Anniversary re-release of this classic family film has all the bells and whistles one might want. The story grabbed which our hearts 50 years ago still appeals. The young nun, Maria (Julie Andrews) takes on the stern Navy captain [...]

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Aleene’s Premium Quality Craft Products

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March 24, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

Are you into crafting? Even just need supplies for the kids’ school projects? Aleene’s® Crafting Adhesives are recognizable in their familiar gold bottle and can be used for every imaginable purpose. Aleene’s® has been around for 50 years and counting – so you can count on them to get your crafting done! Look for them [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – Insurgent

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March 24, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

Insurgent: Intense, Action-Packed and Touching The highly anticipated film Insurgent opens this weekend and, from our KIDS FIRST! Critics comments, you won’t be disappointed. This second film from the Divergent series shows how Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – Cinderella

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March 23, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

Cinderella – Cinderella is a Magical Ride for Everyone! From Disney comes the live-action Cinderella directed by Kenneth Branagh and starring Lily James, Cate Blanchette and Richard Madden. The story takes off when Cinderella’s father unexpectedly passes away and young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her daughters. Never one [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – A Girl Like Her

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March 23, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

A Girl Like Her – An Emotional Docu-drama About Bullying 16-year-old Jessica Burns has a secret that she’s afraid to share with anyone – except her best friend, Brian Slater. For the past year she’s been victimized by another girl – her former friend, Avery Keller, one of South Brookdale High School’s most popular and [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – Russell Madness

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March 13, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

Russell Madness – A Hilarious, Adventurous Film Perfect for Sharing with Your Younger Kids This film tells the story of Russell, an undersized but big-hearted terrier who dreams of having a family of his own. After running away from his pet story, Russell gets taken in by The Ferraros, a family desperate to revive their [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast

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March 11, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

This new story explores an ancient myth of a fabled creature whose distant roar sparks the curiosity of Tinker Bell’s (Mae Whitman) good friend Fawn (Ginnifer Goodwin), an animal fairy who’s not afraid to break the rules to help an animal in need. But this animal – massive and strange with glowing green eyes – [...]

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Shear Madness at the Kennedy Center

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February 27, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

Shear Madness was “shear” FUN! Okay, so I am no “theater-goer” – in fact, I can’t remember the last show I went to. However, when I was invited to see “Shear Madness” at the Kennedy Center, I thought, this could be good. I had no idea this show held the Guinness world record as the [...]

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Review – Wiley and the Hairy Man

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February 26, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

By Nakiah (Kia) Rock, Age 10 I started watching the play, and I did not know what to think. I knew that it would be good because I know the director, who is also making another play, Aviatrix, which I had the honor of reading and acting the script while she was writing it. The [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – McFarland, USA

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February 25, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

McFarland, USA – Inspiring and Dramatic Story About Unlikely Champions A cross country coach in a small California town transforms a team of athletes into championship contenders. More than just physical prowess drives the teens to succeed; their strong family ties, incredible work ethic and commitment to their team all play a factor in forging [...]

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