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Bridget Jones’s Baby (2016) – reviewed by George

As good as they were, this film is funnier than the two Bridget Jones films that preceded it. I think the maturity of the principal characters and the addition of Emma Thompson to the writing staff are the major reasons … Continue reading

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Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004) – reviewed by George

Bridget Jones (Renee Zellweger) and Mark Darcy (Colin Firth) are now living together in Mark’s beautiful home. They are deeply in love, but Mark is not at all demonstrative, even in private, so Bridget lacks confidence in his love. Bridget … Continue reading

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Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001) – reviewed by George

This generally delightful film meets my rom-com specifications: leads I like (actually three of them in this case) and at least one-third of the film has to be funny. Now to hedge my bets. There are a number of silly … Continue reading

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Florence Foster Jenkins (2016) – reviewed by George

As expected the movie is very funny. As not expected it has a lot of heart, a lot of tender moments, and in two scenes made me weep. As amusing as it may be to see an unwitting person who … Continue reading

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New TV Comedies: About a Boy, Growing up Fisher – reviewed by George

For my Fall Review I said only two of the comedies I had seen made me laugh out loud: Sean Saves the World and Mom. Now Sean has been cancelled, but Mom is still on, and I’m still laughing out … Continue reading

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