Category Archives: 2010-2019

Murder Maps (Netflix) Rated NR

This series takes a look at some of the most notorious crimes in history. Starring Nicholas Day, Alan Moss, and Donald Rumbelow. I’m actually addicted to this show. A lot of these cases took place in the UK, so they are not … Continue reading

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Billions (Showtime) Rated TV-MA

 The U.S. Attorney goes after a hedge fund king, in a battle between two powerful people. Starring Paul Giamatti, Damian Lewis, Maggie Siff This show brings out the real life struggle most prestigious and demanding professions. The show dramatizes the … Continue reading

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Building Star Trek (2016) Rated TV-PG

 This documentary follows props and other items from the original Star Trek series as they are tracked down and restored for displays at various locations around the U.S.. Starring Jim Conrad, Gerald Gurian, Nichelle Nichols  This film isn’t the best … Continue reading

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Big Miracle (2012) Rated PG

A reporter and his girlfriend try to save a trio of whales stuck in the ice of Alaska. Starring John Pingayak, Ahmaogak Sweeney, John Chase, John Krasinski, Drew Barrymore, and Ted Danson. I remember following the TV reports about these whales. The … Continue reading

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Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands (Esquire) Rated NR

Beowulf returns to his homeland to pay respect to the King, but the past is still there to haunt him. Starring Kieran Bew, Joanne Whalley, and Ed Speleers. This is a show that I might have enjoyed more if I were … Continue reading

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Becoming Santa (2015) Rated TV-PG

A woman brings her boyfriend home for Christmas to meet her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus. Starring Laura Bell Bundy, Jesse Hutch, and Tony Cavalero. I thought this would be a fun Christmas film to watch. I mean, we get Meredith … Continue reading

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9/11: Heroes of the 88th Floor: People Helping People (2011) Rated NR

This documentary honors the lives of two men who saved 77 people on 9/11. Starring John-Christian Bateman, Frank De Martini, and Thomas Grube. This documentary follows two men who continued to work at getting people out that were trapped in … Continue reading

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Baskets (FX) Rated TV-MA

After failing out of clown college, Chip Baskets continues to hope that he will one day be a clown. Starring Zach Galifianakis, Martha Kelly, and Louie Anderson. This show is brilliantly written with a great dry sense of humor. It’s … Continue reading

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9/11 State of Emergency (2010) Rated NR

A drama documentary on the events of 9/11 from the key decision makers of that day. Starring Betty Ong, Ben Sliney, and Kelly Reyher. This documentary follows 9/11 throughout the day, starting with the first person to sound the alarm, Betty … Continue reading

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Everest (2015) Rated PG-13

The story of Robert “Rob” Edwin Hall and Scott Fischer as they team up to ascend Mount Everest in 1996. Starring Jason Clarke, Ang Phula Sherpa, Thomas M. Wright, and Jake Gyllenhaal. Based on the true story of the disastrous … Continue reading

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