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Your kids have eaten a week's worth of chocolate in 3 hours. Everyone is tired and crabby after the excitement of Halloween. Perfect time to escape to a movie or crack open a good book. At my house this weekend, we are going have a movie-fest! Here are some ideas for your weekend entertainment, hope your Halloween was good!
New on DVD
Mystery Science Theatre 3000 (20th Anniversary)-Nerds everywhere rejoice! Four never-released episodes of the cult TV show are now on DVD! If you are a fan of MST3K (like me) you will love this DVD. Word on the street is that these episodes are good but not in the realm of Manos: The Hands of Fate.
Journey to the Center of the Earth-Brendan Fraser. Do I really need to say anymore? Explosions, special effects and Brendan make any movie good.
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl-Perfect movie to soothe the savage girl after a post-Halloween chocolate binge. Abigail Breslin is really cute.
Gladiators on BBC America-Just like the American show but with cool British accents! Series begins Saturday, November 1, 4p-5p EST.
Dogs 101 on Animal Planet-Cool new show that gives the 411 on 4 different dog breeds every show. Reminds me a little of the DK (Dorling-Kindersley) books turned into a TV show, very entertaining. Dogs 101 is on Animal Planet, Saturday, 8p-9p, EST.
Escape into a Book
Prepare for the November 4th premiere of Twilight by reading Stephenie Meyer's Breaking Dawn or The Host.
Philippa Gregory's The Other Queen is on my list of must-read books. This story is the saga of the death of Mary, Queen of Scots.
Have a great weekend!