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Finding Neverland (2004) Rated PG

  The story of J.M. Barrie and his friendship with a family that inspired Peter Pan. Starring Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, and Julie Christie. This film brings to life the events and lives that inspired Peter Pan. Barrie is wonderfully … Continue reading

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School of Rock (Nickelodeon) Rated TV-Y7

The adventures of Dewey Finn, a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school, where he instructs the students in the art of rock ‘n’ roll. Starring Breanna Yde, Ricardo Hurtado, and Jade Pettyjohn. This is a TV show based on … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, May 4, 2021

 The Little Things (R) Kern County Deputy Sheriff Joe Deacon is sent to Los Angeles for what should have been a quick evidence-gathering assignment. Instead, he becomes embroiled in the search for a serial killer who is terrorizing the city. … Continue reading

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12 Monkeys (1995) Rated R

  In the future, a convict is sent back in time to find information about a manmade virus that wiped out most of the human population. Starring Joseph Melito, Bruce Willis, and Jon Seda. This film is the reason I … Continue reading

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New Summer TV Shows 2021

 Fall River (Epix) Rated NR Re-investigation of the murder of three young women in 1979 – Fall River, MA. Starring  Carl Drew, Paul Carey Premieres May 16  Crime Scene Kitchen (FOX) Rated NR A culinary guessing game in which bakers … Continue reading

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Rush Hour (CBS) Rated TV-14

  Rush Hour is a TV show based on the film franchise with the same name, where a Hong Kong cop transfers to LA to work with an American cop. Starring Justin Hires, Jonathan Patrick Foo, and Aimee Garcia. I … Continue reading

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Big Fish (2003) Rated PG-13

  A son tries to sort facts from fiction about his father’s life. Starring Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, and Billy Crudup.  This is a brilliant film about a father and son’s relationship. Will Bloom heads home to see his dad … Continue reading

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Party Over Here (FOX) Rated TV-14

A sketch comedy show that skewers everything from pop culture to politics. Starring Nicole Byer, Jessica McKenna, and Alison Rich. This sketch comedy is fronted by women, but I was not impressed. The show runs for a half an hour, which … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, April 29, 2021

 Four Good Days (R)Opens on Friday, April 30Starring: Mila Kunis, Glenn Close, Stephen Root, Carla Gallo A mother helps her daughter work through four crucial days of recovery from substance abuse.  Here Are the Young Men (NR)Opens on Friday, April … Continue reading

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Extinction: The Facts (2020) Rated NR

  To date, there are millions of species that are at risk for extinction. Sir David Attenborough explores how biodiversity can have consequences for us. Starring David Attenborough. I have never been one to think that we’ll destroy the planet. … Continue reading

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