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Waco: Madman or Messiah (A&E) Rated TV-14

 A miniseries, told by interviews of survivors with video and  audio recordings, telling the story of how David Koresh came to power as a prophet and the standoff at the compound. Starring Mike Caruso, Brigette Griffith, Michael Lake This miniseries takes us … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, February 20, 2018

 Daddy’s Home 2 (PG-13) Having finally gotten used to each other’s existence, Brad and Dusty must now deal with their intrusive fathers during the holidays. Starring Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Mel Gibson  The Star (PG) A small but brave donkey and … Continue reading

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Seeking Justice (2011) Rated R

 After his wife was assaulted, a husband looks to a vigilante group to retaliate only to find that they want something in return. Starring  Nicolas Cage, January Jones, Guy Pearce This film is entertaining if you don’t think about it much. … Continue reading

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BAFTA Film Award Winners 2018

Best Film Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Best Film Not in the English Language Ah-ga-ssi Best Leading Actor Gary Oldman for Darkest Hour Best Leading Actress Frances McDormand for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Best Supporting Actor Sam Rockwell for … Continue reading

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We’ll Meet Again (PBS) Rated PG

The personal stories of people helping people during some of America’s historical events as they reunite. Hosted by Ann Curry. This series is a wonderful look at human goodness during significant American events.  In each episode, meet people whose paths … Continue reading

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The Imposter (2012) Rated R

A documentary of a young man from Spain who convinces a Texas family that he is their 16-year-old son. Starring Nicholas Barclay, Carey Gibson, Bryan Gibson. This story takes you down twists and turns as you try to figure out who … Continue reading

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The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story (2017) Rated TV-MA

 An anthology series centered around America’s most notorious crimes and criminals. Starring Edgar Ramírez, Ricky Martin, Penélope Cruz, Darren Criss, Max Greenfield. The second series in this anthology takes on the murder of Versace. The story jumps from the murder of Versace to the … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, February 15, 2018

 Looking Glass (R) Opens on Friday, February 16 Starring: Nicolas Cage, Robin Tunney, Marc Blucas A couple buy a desert motel where they find that strange, mysterious events occur.   Black Panther (PG-13) Opens on Friday, February 16 Starring: Chadwick Boseman, Michael … Continue reading

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Doug Jones

 Arrow (2012– ) Rated TV-14 Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante … Continue reading

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Top Valentine’s Day Films 2018

 Pride and Prejudice (1995) Rated TV-PG Jane Austen’s classic novel about the prejudice that occurred between the 19th century classes and the pride which would keep lovers apart. Starring Jennifer Ehle, Colin Firth, Susannah Harker  Paperman (2012) Rated G An office … Continue reading

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