Monthly Archives: April 2012

Touch (FOX)

Rated NR An autistic boy predicts future events despite not speaking. Starring Kiefer Sutherland, David Mazouz With Kiefer Sutherland helming this show you would think it would be great. It isn’t. Kiefer plays the dad to the autistic boy but he … Continue reading

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Young Adult (2011)

Rated R A young adult writer learns that her high school flame is married and just had his first child. She heads home to try to reconnect with him. Starring Charlize Theron, Patton Oswalt, Patrick Wilson, Elizabeth Reaser When I first … Continue reading

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Hugo (2011)

Rated PG Hugo, an orphan 12-year-old, lives in the walls of a persian train station. He meets the daughter of Georges Méliès, a former filmmaker, who has a key that Hugo needs. Starring Ben Kingsley, Sacha Baron Cohen, Asa Butterfield, … Continue reading

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Peter and Paul (1981)

Rated NR A miniseries that follows Peter and Paul as they spread the gospel of Christianity. Starring Anthony Hopkins, Robert Foxworth, Eddie Albert, John Rhys-Davies, Julian Fellowes This film made me fall more in love with Paul, thanks to Anthony … Continue reading

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The Grapes of Wrath (1940)

Rated NR Based on John Steinbeck’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Tom Joad leads his family from Oklahoma to California during the dust bowl. Starring Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell, John Carradine One of the best films ever to be adapted from a … Continue reading

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Missing (ABC)

Rated TV-14 When her son is kidnap, former CIA agent Becca Winstone sets out to find him. Starring Ashley Judd, Cliff Curtis, Adriano Giannini, Nick Eversman, Laura Donnelly This show runs like a movie. It intrigued me to the point … Continue reading

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I Was A Male War Bride (1949)

Rated NR Captain Henri Rochard is a French officer who marries an American female lieutenant. Henri wrote a book about his misadventures on trying to come to America on the War Bride’s Act. Starring Cary Grant, Ann Sheridan, Marion Marshall This … Continue reading

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J. Edgar (2011)

Rated R A biopic of J. Edgar Hoover the longtime FBI director. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Josh Hamilton, Geoff Pierson, Ed Westwick, Naomi Watts, Judi Dench, Jordan Bridges, Armie Hammer, Geoff Stults, Ryan McPartlin, Dermot Mulroney, Josh Lucas, Lea Thompson This … Continue reading

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Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011)

Rated R Escaping from a cult in rural New York, Martha tries to reconnect with her sister. Although, the brainwashing Martha endured prevents her from understanding her sister’s world. Starring Elizabeth Olsen, Christopher Abbott, Brady Corbet, Hugh Dancy, John Hawkes, … Continue reading

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Tower Heist (2011)

Rated PG-13 A group of workers at an exclusive condo realize that their boss has swindled them out of savings. So, what do they do, they decide to steal it back. Starring Ben Stiller, Eddie Murphy, Casey Affleck, Alan Alda, … Continue reading

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