Maggie Blackbird

Romancing Canada's Indigenous People

Although I don’t watch a lot of romance movies (go figure because I love romance novels), certain couples grab my attention when I’m immersed in an action movie.  There are times when I do pop in a mushy DVD full of romance, and surprise, it’s the secondary couple I prefer.  And the other time, it’s …

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When I delve into chick flicks, two I can watch over and over are French Kiss  (Meg Ryan) and She-Devil (Roseanne Barr).  What draws me to them, besides the comedy and awesome performances given by great starring and supporting casts?  The character arcs.  And not just the MCs either. At the beginning of each movie, …

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When the holidays roll around, it’s movie time for me.  While others watch Christmas classics, I prefer popping something from the past into the DVD player—usually one of my faves I can watch over and over.  This year is no different.  The other night I plunked down in the recliner and watched The Adventures of …

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In my YA romance (WIP) that takes place in the 80s, three female friends enjoy gathering at one another’s apartments (they all live in the same complex) to scarf down popcorn, gossip, and fight over which movie to slip into the VCR. Each has their faves. During one scene in the WIP, the girls are …

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Since Halloween is just around the corner, I thought I’d do a post on scary movies I enjoyed. Er, okay, my list won’t be long, and the movies hardly scary. Unfortunately, I’m terrified of movies that make your skin crawl, especially the paranormal kind. I can maybe handle slasher, gore, and some suspense, but nothing …

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