Saturday's Shots ~ Sequels

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Last night I saw Frozen Two at the Alamo Drafthouse with my son and family. Of course Beautiful Beckett wore her Elsa dress and enjoyed the charming musical sequel. It was agood family movie that I felt promoted sisterhood, empowerment, love and acceptance.

I read a movie review that mentioned the film reinforced a one-step-at-a-time approach to decision making through a song called "The next right thing." The message I extracted from the movie of loss, change and hope was especially poignant to me.

“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.” Maya Angelou

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Sheila Anderson
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Good morning Dorie. I love Maya Angelou and believe she understood so very much.

Nov 23, 2019 05:55 AM #1
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Love that quote from Maya Angelou!!!

“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.”  Maya Angelou

Nov 23, 2019 06:05 AM #2
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Hello Dorie - while I haven't seen any version of Frozen(movie, play -- is there an Ice Capades version yet?   ), I am sure the entertainment, child-like glee and positive influence was as "good as it gets" for a "family night out".  The Maya Angelou quote is a great accompaniment to your post.   

Nov 23, 2019 06:07 AM #3
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Barbara Todaro
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Good morning, Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR I love the quote and Maya Angelou is my all time favorite...God Rest Her Soul.

“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.”  Maya Angelou

Nov 23, 2019 06:15 AM #4
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Dorie- I love all the little girls and their Elsa dresses. Beckett looked engrossed in the movie!!! So precious!!! I can't wait to see it!!

Nov 23, 2019 06:19 AM #5
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Grant Schneider
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Good morning Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR - It is nice to know we have some family movies like that where children learn about life.  That picture of Beckett is excellent (lighting and expression)

Nov 23, 2019 06:28 AM #6
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Nina Hollander
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Good morning, Dorie... well, you are two up on me... I haven't seen either of these movies! But the message for young girls seems terrific. Beckett was certainly taking it all in.

Nov 23, 2019 06:43 AM #7
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Krystin Mitchell, CPA CFE
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Hello Dorie,

Taking the kiddos to see Frozen II this weekend. So happy that even in a child's movie we adults can still find a lesson, and a purpose. Have a great weekend!

Nov 23, 2019 07:32 AM #8
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Good morning Dorie,

I have not seen either movie. just heard good reports about the movies.  What a beautiful photo of her.  And yes, I love Maya Angelou's quote. A

Nov 23, 2019 07:32 AM #9
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Dorie my granddaughter is going to see that movie today.  I am going to ask if she is going to wear her Elsa dress as well.

Nov 23, 2019 12:10 PM #10
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Debbie Holmes
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My daughter in law loved the movie.  My son slept through it.....

Nov 23, 2019 07:14 PM #11
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James Dray
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Morning Dorie.

She said it all, didn't she...

“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.”  Maya Angelou

Nov 24, 2019 01:34 AM #12
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Bob Ratliff
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Loss, Change & Hope all life challenges. 

 

Wishing you a warm safe Sunday and beautiful Thanksgiving week.

Nov 24, 2019 03:14 AM #13
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Brian England
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I am so glad that you had such a wonderful time with your family!  I doubt I will ever see this movie, but I am happy to hear that it sends a good message to kids watching it.

Nov 24, 2019 06:08 AM #14
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Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®
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Hi Dorie, Beautiful Beckett looks adorable in her dress. She certainly seems engrossed in the movie.

Nov 24, 2019 09:47 AM #15
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Oh, I love the shot of Beautiful Beckett and your takeaway from the movie, Dorie.

I think Maya Angelou had an insight into my soul sometimes - she just seems to be so relatabe to me, if that makes sense!

Hope you have a fabulous week ahead!

Nov 24, 2019 11:34 PM #16
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