Category Archives: 2012

Mafia’s Greatest Hits (AHC) Rated NR

This series showcases the different eras of the Mafia’s rise and fall. Starring Colin Tierney, Selwyn Raab, and Thomas Reppetto.  The series gives us the backgrounds of different outlaws in their ranks while also showcasing how the FBI and law … Continue reading

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Blood (2012) Rated NR

Two brothers from a family of cops must investigate a crime they have committed. Starring Paul Bettany, Stephen Graham, and Brian Cox. I watched this film after getting burned-out with the negative views that Hollywood takes involving the police. This show … Continue reading

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Joe Papp in Five Acts (2012) Rated NR

 Joe Papp is a producer and director who believes theater is for everyone, regardless of status or race. Starring Olympia Dukakis, David Hare, and David Henry Hwang.  Joe Papp is someone I could agree with and also disagree with. I … Continue reading

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Matchmaker Santa (2012) Rated TV-G

 As a little girl, Melanie Hogan wished for her own Prince Charming with a love affair like her parents had. Starring Lacey Chabert, Florence Henderson, and John Ratzenberger. This is one of those cute, silly Hallmark films, but it wasn’t one … Continue reading

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The Family That Slays Together (A&E) Rated NR

This series exposes families that work together in order to get rid of enemies. Starring Frank Kasy, Deborah W. McFatter, and John Metzdorf. While the stories of notorious families working together to murder their enemies are interesting, this show is … Continue reading

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It’s Christmas, Carol! (2012) Rated TV-G

A publishing executive is visited by the ghost of her former boss, who tells her she has lost sight of the important things in life. Based on the book A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. Starring Emmanuelle Vaugier, Carrie Fisher, … Continue reading

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Key and Peele (ComedyCentral) Rated TV-14

A sketch comedy with Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, who banter in front of a live audience between taped shorts and sketches. Starring Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, and Metta World Peace. Sometimes sketch comedy is a bit of hit or … 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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The Mistle-Tones (2012) Rated TV-PG

A talented singer forms a group to compete with her rivals on Christmas Eve. Starring Tia Mowry-Hardrict, Jonathan Patrick Moore, and Andy Gala. This is a cute film. It’s one of those films that is great to put on when you … Continue reading

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Silent Night (2012) Rated NR

A film based on the story behind the Christmas song, Silent Night. A priest in a small Austrian small town is full of ideas and writes a new carol. Starring Carsten Clemens, Markus von Lingen, and Janina Elkin. I’m not sure how … Continue reading

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