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Wolf of Wall Street is a Movie to Check Out!

wolfI am a huge fan of watching movies. Some of my favorite nights include a big bowl of popcorn, a movie, comfy clothes and a blanket to cuddle up in. I like watching movies at home more than watching them in the theater because it’s way more cozy (and A LOT cheaper).

I usually rent movies from Redbox before I buy them in store. Last night we had a movie night and rented Wolf of Wall Street. I had heard mixed reviews about it. I ended up liking it a lot and am glad I watched it!

The exact movie description from Redbox is as follows:

This is the true story of the outlandish rise and non-stop pleasure-hunting descent of Jordan Belfort, the New York stockbroker who, along with his merry band of brokers, makes a gargantuan fortune by defrauding investors out of millions. Belfort transforms from a righteous young Wall Street newcomer to a thoroughly corrupted stock-pumper and IPO cowboy. Having quickly amassed an absurd fortune, Jordan pumps it back into an endless array of aphrodisiacs: women, Quaaludes, coke, cars, his supermodel wife and a legendary life of aspiration and acquisition without limits. But even as Belfort’s company, Stratton Oakmont, soars sky-high into extremes of hedonistic gratification, the SEC and the FBI are zeroing in on his empire of excess.

“The Internship” is a Fantastic Movie

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I love comedy movies. There is nothing better then sitting down to watch a movie after a long day at work and being able to laugh and relax. I prefer comedy over any other genre and never get sick of it! Some of my favorite movies include: Bridesmaids, We’re the Millers, Stepbrothers, Wedding Crashers, and now The Internship. 

This is a movie with Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson (which is why I love Wedding Crashers, too… they make a great duo). They are adult men who know nothing about computers and go back to get a college-level internship with Google. I recommend this movie for anybody who likes comedies. This is available on DVD and Blu Ray. I usually feel like the best deal is on the combo pack!

What are your favorite movies?

Netflix is Awesome!

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Netflix is my go to place to watch instant movies and TV shows. I feel like when I watch cable TV, it’s just the same things over and over again. It gets old to surf through the channels and never find the things that I want to watch.

I love Netflix instant streaming because I can watch it right on my TV and if I’m on the road or traveling, I am able to access my account anywhere that I have a WiFi connection. I’ve watched it while riding in the car (NOT driving–that would be EXTREMELY dangerous) on my iPhone–it makes the car ride go a lot quicker! To make Netflix stream on my TV, I play it through the connection that it has with my PlayStation 3. It’s super easy to use and they are always getting new hit TV shows and movies.