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New This Week on DVD, October 19, 2021

 Old (PG-13) A vacationing family discovers that the secluded beach where they’re relaxing for a few hours is somehow causing them to age rapidly, reducing their entire lives into a single day. Starring Gael García Bernal, Vicky Krieps, Rufus Sewell  … Continue reading

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The Big Year (2011) Rated PG

Two bird enthusiasts compete for the world record of bird spotting. Based on the book The Big Year: A Tale of Man, Nature and Fowl Obsession by Mark Obmascik. Starring John Cleese, Jack Black, and Zahf Paroo. This film is special. … Continue reading

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The Crazies (2010) Rated R

 When a strange airplane crashes in a small town, a virus is unleashed. With the town in quarantine, a family must find a way to escape. Starring Timothy Olyphant, Radha Mitchell, and Joe Anderson.  This film has everything a horror … Continue reading

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The $100,000 Pyramid (ABC) Rated TV-14

A revival of the classic game show where they pit a celebrity with a contestant in order to win 100,000 dollars. Starring Michael Strahan, Brad Abelle, and Kathy Najimy. This show is not a bad remake of the original 1973 … Continue reading

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The 1900 Island (BBC) Rated NR

Four families choose to live on an island where they live as a turn of the 20th century fishing village. Starring Gavin Davies, Natalie Davies, and Ruby Davies. The BBC is always brilliant at taking ordinary people into the past. … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, October 14, 2021

 Halloween Kills (R)Opens on Friday, October 15Starring: Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer, Andi Matichak, James Jude Courtney The saga of Michael Myers and Laurie Strode continues in the next thrilling chapter of the Halloween series.  The Last Duel (R)Opens on … Continue reading

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Princess Margaret: The Rebel Royal (2018) Rated NR

A documentary on the younger sister of Queen Elizabeth during the social changes of the 60s and 70s. Starring Craig Brown, Anne de Courcy, and Lady Glenconner.  This film documents the life of Princess Margaret, the spare heir. We see … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, October 12, 2021

 Free Guy (PG-13) A bank teller discovers that he’s actually an NPC inside a brutal, open world video game. Starring Ryan Reynolds, Jodie Comer, Lil Rel Howery   The Green Knight (R) A fantasy retelling of the medieval story of Sir … Continue reading

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Zombieland (2009) Rated R

A group of misfits travels across America during a zombie apocalypse, each person with their own agenda. Starring Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, and Emma Stone. This film is a fun romp across America while fighting zombies. There isn’t much depth … Continue reading

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La Brea (NBC) Rated TV-14

A sinkhole in Los Angeles opens up and separates families into two different worlds. Starring  Natalie Zea, Eoin Macken, and Chiké Okonkwo. This show has nothing going for it. The premise is would be interesting if the script was any … Continue reading

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