Monthly Archives: June 2015

The Remaining (2014) Rated PG-13

As friends gather for a wedding, the apocalyptic end of the world begins. Where will you turn when they begin? Starring Johnny Pacar, Shaun Sipos, Bryan Dechart This film is disappointing on so many levels. First, the film tried to … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, June 30, 2015

Get Hard (R) When millionaire James King is jailed for fraud and bound for San Quentin, he turns to Darnell Lewis to prep him to go behind bars. Starring Will Ferrell, Kevin Hart Jupiter Ascending (PG-13) A young woman discovers … Continue reading

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Der Skipper (1990) Rated R

A washed out, drunken sailor gets tricked into taking two British women to the West Indies. Starring Jürgen Prochnow, Patsy Kensit, Elizabeth Hurley This psychological thriller kept me on my toes.  Of course, you know that someone will die going … Continue reading

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Nothing Sacred (1937) Rated TV-PG

Hazel Flagg, a woman from a small town in Vermont, learns that she was misdiagnosed with terminal radium poisoning.  After she finds out, a reporter from the big city arrives to do a story on how she is dealing with … Continue reading

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New Shows This Fall on TV 2015

 Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris (NBC) Rated NR A variety show starring Neil Patrick Harris. Inspired by the U.K. program “Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway.” Premieres Sept. 15  Heroes Reborn (NBC) Rated NR The Supernatural phenomenon begins again … Continue reading

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Brush of Honor (INSP) Rated PG

Brush of Honor is a reality show whose mission is to honor fallen service members. The artist Phil Taylor paints a portrait of the fallen service member and delivers it to the family as a tribute for his/her sacrifice. Starring Phil … Continue reading

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Cloudy with a Chance for Love (2015) Rated TV-G

A meteorologist must decide between her new job as the weather girl or getting her PhD. She must also figure out if her boss is interested in her or just trying to work up  the corporate ladder. Starring Katie Leclerc, … Continue reading

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Barabbas (2012) Rated NR

Based on the story of Barabbas, the man whose life was spared in place of  Jesus for the crucifixion. Starring Billy Zane, Cristiana Capotondi, Filippo Nigro For a man with such significance to the outcome of the gospel story, mentioned … Continue reading

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The Best of Me (2014) Rated PG-13

A pair of high school sweethearts meet up again when a mutual friend passes away. Based on Nicholas Sparks’ novel  by the same name. Starring Michelle Monaghan, James Marsden, Luke Bracey, Gerald McRaney This movie was a disappointment, as so … Continue reading

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Texas Rising (2015) Rated NR

Based on the Texas revolution against Mexico and how the Texas Rangers were created. Starring Bill Paxton, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Olivier Martinez, Thomas Jane, Crispin Glover, Jeremy Davies, Rhys Coiro, Christopher McDonald, Max Thieriot, Cynthia Addai-Robinson, Robert Knepper, Chad Michael … Continue reading

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