You-review-it Monday: Turkey weekend movies?

November 26, 2012
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Sure, the live A&E choices were slim--which contributed to a big weekend at the movie box office.

So what did you see? And what did you think? "Lincoln"? "Twilight"? "Life of Pi"? "Skyfall"?

Your thoughts?

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  • Lincoln
    "Lincoln" is a must see if you want to understand the roots of the struggles of our political system. Not an action movie, you know it will end badly, but worth seeing for its historical value and parallels to our current political climate.
  • Don't miss it!
    Lincoln. Fabulous. Outstanding performances by Daniel Day-Lewis & David Strathairn.
  • Life of Pi
    The movie didn't disappoint. I read the book, and was eagerly awaiting its release. It was GREAT!
  • Silver Linings Playbook
    Silver Linings Playbook was an excellent movie, with impressive performances all around. It's a small story about big issues.
  • Lincoln
    Great movie-well done. Great American History lesson for everyone!
  • Lincoln
    Mr. Spielberg's Lincoln is an outstanding piece of moving making. Mr. Day-Lewis gave the performance of his life-time. It is America's politcal system at its best and at its worse all at the same time.
  • Lincoln, Argo, Skyfall
    Skyfall: Great Bond flick but it is still a Bond flick. Nothing cerebral but a lot of fun. Argo: Great movie, keeps your attention, not completely historically accurate. Lincoln: Not just a movie, a cinematic masterpiece. Incredible acting led by Daniel Day Lewis followed closely by a great cast. It is a classic that will be shown 50 years from now.
  • Lincoln
    My husband wanted to see this and I wanted something else. So glad we went to see Lincoln. Superbly done by all involved. Academy award material! I picked up on several history facts that I had not known.

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