actor: Candice Bergen

Book Club

As I consider the book club I am about to join for the summer, I am certain we will not be reading 50 Shades of Grey, unlike the main characters from the newly released film Book Club. The youngest of this crew are Mary Steenburgen (Carol) and Don Johnson (Arthur), both in their upper 60s; everyone [...]

Home Again

I didn't have high expectations for this one, but I did expect Home Again to to be a fun, light and easy story. And it’s well-staged. Every scene was like turning the pages of a Sunset magazine, all the way down to the place settings. Every character is perfectly pretty—and likable. But [...]

Miss Congeniality – Edited

June 22, 2005

Dove Approved for All Ages

I loved this movie the first time that I saw it. Sandra Bullock plays an excellent ugly duckling in this action adventure comedy where the frumpy agent turned beauty queen must infiltrate the pageant and find a killer. The cast is amazing and the story line is so funny that you won't get up until [...]

Olivers Story

November 18, 2003
This film is a sequel to "Love Story" and in this movie Ryan O' Neal plays a grieving widower. He questions whether or not there is life after death. His friends become worried about him as he continues to withdraw from life. Finally he meets a young woman named Marcie (Candice Bergen) and he is [...]

Miss Congeniality

April 25, 2001
Sandra Bullock is as likeable, charismatic and pretty as a person can get. (Don’t think she’s all that pretty? Wait until you see her made up as a beauty contestant!) As for the story, well, it’s not original, suspenseful, or even all that funny. The best that can be said for this [...]