Monthly Archives: May 2019

The Dominican Dream (2019) Rated NR

In the 1990s, a young immigrant, Felipe Lopez, was featured in Sports Illustrated and became the poster child of the American dream. Starring Johnny Solo. If you are a fan of basketball, this documentary on Lopez will interest you. I … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, May 30, 2019

 Godzilla: King of the Monsters (PG-13) Opens on Friday, May 31 Starring: Kyle Chandler, Vera Farmiga, Millie Bobby Brown, Ken Watanabe The crypto-zoological agency Monarch faces off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with … Continue reading

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Peter Pan Live (2014) Rated NR

 A live telecast of the musical Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie. Starring Allison Williams, Christian Borle, Kelli O’Hara I was not impressed with this version of Peter Pan. I’ve never been fond of a woman portraying Peter Pan. They … Continue reading

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Elway to Marino (2013) Rated TV-G

In the spring of 1983, six quarterbacks are selected in the first round of drafts, the most ever with Elway, the first, to Marino, the sixth. Starring Tom Selleck, Ernie Accorsi, and Bruce Allen. This documentary covers the 1983 draft … Continue reading

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Marry Us for Christmas (2014) Rated PG

A sequel to Marry Me For Christmas, it’s a year after Marci and Blair fell in love and decided to marry. As they plan their wedding, some secrets might get in the way. Starring Malinda Williams, Victoria Rowell, and Karon Riley. … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, May 28, 2019

 Greta (R) A young woman befriends a lonely widow who’s harboring a dark and deadly agenda toward her. Starring Isabelle Huppert, Chloë Grace Moretz, Maika Monroe  Climax (R) French dancers gather in a remote, empty school building to rehearse on … Continue reading

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Seau (2018) Rated TV-G

A documentary chronicles the rise and fall of NFL linebacker, Junior Seau and the discovery that he had chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). Starring Sydney Seau, Bette Hoffman, Gina Seau, Megan Noderer, Drew Brees, Rodney Harrison, Orlando Ruff, Aaron Taylor, Hank … Continue reading

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The Outlaw (1943) Rated NR

Western legends Pat Garrett, Doc Holliday, and Billy the Kid play against each other and vie for the attention of a woman. Starring Jack Buetel, Jane Russell, and Thomas Mitchell. This film is most notable for turning Jane Russell into … Continue reading

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A Different World (NBC) Rated TV-PG

A spin-off of The Cosby Show, where Denise Huxtable goes off to college and discovers a different world. Starring Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, and Darryl M. Bell. This show doesn’t stand out. It starts with Denise Huxtable going off to … Continue reading

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