'Puzzle' is Well Made, but a Few Pieces are Missing

Based on the film Rompecabezas, Puzzle is one of those little-known independent films that sneaks into theaters with little to no fanfare, although the fact that it is being promoted “from the producer of Little Miss Sunshine” should help it get noticed somewhat. Puzzle is a quiet, little film about a woman who discovers that jigsaw puzzles are the key to changing her life. While the subject matter doesn’t sound all that exciting, the film really isn’t about puzzles but instead about one finding their voice, or so it appears. It’s also a message film that has its own agenda expecting the audience to agree with the choices of the main character and applaud her “brave” behavior. Frankly, it just feels manipulative.

Directed by Marc Turtletaub, Puzzle’s most impactful scene comes within the first few minutes. We see Agnes (Kelly MacDonald) cleaning up the house and they decorating it for a birthday party. Then we see her serving appetizers while being ignored by the guests. …

How Well Do You Know Your Chocolate Bars?

October 28 is National Chocolate Day. To celebrate, here is "pop" quiz to test your sweet tooth. These 12 favorites that have been cut down the middle so that you can see what is inside. Match up the centers with brand names. Answers are posted below.

Candy Bar Pop Quiz

Candy Bar Pop Quiz

Here are the answers:
1st Row: Caramello, 3 Musketeers, Butterfinger     2nd Row: Mounds, Baby Ruth, Take 5
3rd Row: KitKat, Almond Joy, Milky Way     4th Row: Snickers, Snickers Almond, Reeses


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