Monthly Archives: October 2016

Channel Zero: Candle Cove (SYFY) Rated NR

An anthology series about the stories of Creepypastas, Candle Cove is the story of a child psychiatrist who goes home to investigate the disappearance of his twin brother and other children back in the 80’s. Based on the story Candle … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Based on a Novel, Drama, Horror, Mysteries, Rated NR, reviews, SyFy, Thrillers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Gordon Behind Bars (BBCAmerica) Rated NR

 Gordon Ramsay goes behind bars to help inmates develop job skills in the kitchen. Starring Gordon Ramsay. This show is amazing. I was able to watch it on BBC America after the showed aired in the UK. Unfortunately, only four … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, BBCAmerica, Documentary, Rated NR, reviews, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Better Things (FX) Rated TV-MA

 An actress juggles her work with being a single parent. Starring Pamela Adlon, Mikey Madison, Hannah Alligood, Olivia Edward, Celia Imrie. I enjoyed this series. It’s an interesting take on the complicated monotony of life with subtle comedic timing. I’m … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Comedy, FX, Rated TV-MA, reviews, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Johnny (2010) Rated NR

A boy who is living in a group foster home and dying of leukemia longs for a family of his own. Starring Jerry Phillips, Musetta Vander, Lonnie Colón, Lee Majors. Although it has some weaknesses, I connected with this story … Continue reading

Posted in 2010, Christian Films, Drama, Family, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated NR, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New This Week in Theaters, October 27, 2016

  Inferno (PG-13) Opens on Friday, October 28 Starring: Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones, Irrfan Khan When Robert Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Dr. Sienna Brooks, and together they must race across Europe … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, films, Lists, movies, New in Theater | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Aftermath (SYFY) Rated TV-14

The Copeland family survives the apocalyptic end. Now they must survive massive storms, meteor strikes, earthquakes, a plague, and supernatural creatures. Starring James Tupper, Anne Heche, Levi Meaden, Taylor Hickson, Julia Sarah Stone. This show is by far the most … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Canadian Films, Rated TV-14, reviews, Sci-fi, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hell on Wheels (AMC) Rated TV-14

Cullen Bohannon, a former soldier and slaveholder, follows a group of Union Soldiers, bent on revenge for the killing of his wife and child. Starring Anson Mount, Colm Meaney, Robin McLeavy. I loved this show. It’s brilliantly written and much … Continue reading

Posted in 2011, AMC, Drama, Rated TV-14, reviews, Tv Shows, Western | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Adventures in Babysitting (2016) Rated TV-G

Two teen rival babysitters join forces when one of the kids sneaks into the city. Starring Sabrina Carpenter, Sofia Carson, Nikki Hahn. This film is a remake of the 1987 film by the same name, which remains one of my … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Adventure, Comedy, Disney Channel, Family, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated TV-G, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

New This Week on DVD, October 25, 2016

 Captain Fantastic (R) In the forests of the Pacific Northwest, a father devoted to raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education is forced to leave his paradise and enter the world, challenging his idea of what … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, DVDS, films, Lists, movies | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Adventures of Tintin (2011) Rated PG

The reporter Tintin and Captain Haddock set off to look for a sunken ship that was commanded by Haddock’s ancestor. Based on the comic book series by Hergé. Starring Jamie Bell, Andy Serkis, Daniel Craig, Nick Frost, Simon Pegg, Toby … Continue reading

Posted in 2011, Action, Adventure, Animation, Family, films, Movie reviews, movies, Mysteries, Rated PG, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment