Category: Mama’s Movietime

The Original Mustang Bullitt Meets The New One (& Molly McQueen)

Steve McQueen. The man, the legend. Men want to be him. And women want to be his..passenger, let’s just leave it at that. This year, to mark the 50th anniversary of the classic film, Ford came out with a gorgeous remake of the original ’68 Fastback Mustang Bullitt. Like the one that McQueen drove in that super sexy movie with Jacqueline Bisset, Bullitt: Nowadays, the...

7 Reasons Why Fate Of The Furious Is The Year’s Best Family Movie

I’ve never been a huge fan of the Fast and Furious franchise. It’s just not my thing.  But after seeing Fate of the Furious last night, I can hardly wait to watch it again..with my kids.  I know what you’re thinking– Vin Diesel, Jason Statham and Ludacris aren’t exactly ‘family friendly’ celebrities. Chasing  Russian nuclear codes isn’t exactly a storyline appropriate for the Pixar playbook, but...

Mama’s Movietime: ‘Bad Moms’ Burns Rubber

This weekend, like many women in my demographic, I went to see ‘Bad Moms.’ Now, before you roll your eyes and assume it’s a dumb Hollywood interpretation of modern motherhood, I’ll tell you, I thought the same thing.  Especially when I heard it was written by two men!  They called it “a love letter to (their) wives” –my reaction to that was: “You two wonks...

Mama’s Movietime: Ford’s Le Mans Movies Rock

Until 2 years ago, I really couldn’t care less about the 24 Hours of Le Mans race.  I’m more of a Pebble Beach Concours de LeMons kind of girl, (see my coverage for Car Talk here). But a whole day of endurance racing in France? Who cares! Then Ford came along and rereleased one of my favorite all time super cars, the GT. In the process...

Mama’s Movietime: 10 Reasons Josh Duhamel Is A Dude

I recently caught up with Josh Duhamel on the set of his new film The Wrong Stuff, a biopic about famed baseball player and eccentric personality, Bill Lee.  And did his co-star is a VW Bus!  Here’s what I learned about JD: 1. He’s a car guy The Wrong Stuff is a period piece.  During our interview, Josh (unprovoked I might add) started listing all...