Category Archives: 2017

The Murder Castle (2017) Rated TV-14

 In 1893, Chicago prepares for the World’s Fair. Unbeknownst to the tourists, there is a serial killer in town who disguises his murder castle as a hotel. Starring   Shawn Parr, Hugh Scully This is an intriguing show which incorporates both reenactments … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, December 8, 2017

 Just Getting Started (PG-13) Opens on Friday, December 8 Starring: Glenne Headly, Morgan Freeman, Tommy Lee Jones, Rene Russo A two-hander action comedy in the vein of Midnight Run, about an ex-F.B.I. Agent and an ex-mob lawyer in the Witness Protection … Continue reading

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Marvel’s Inhumans (ABC) Rated TV-PG

 A group of superhumans fight to protect themselves. Starring Anson Mount, Serinda Swan, Ken Leung, Eme Ikwuakor, Isabelle Cornish, Ellen Woglom, Iwan Rheon, Sonya Balmores. This show was a big disappointment. The scripts are a joke that even good acting fails to redeem. The show is … Continue reading

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Do I Say I Do? (2017) Rated NR

 An author of how-to books on relationships is forced to work with her ex and editor to finish her latest book. Starring Becca Tobin, Ryan Kelley, Jason London. At first, this movie looked like it would be a cute, clean romance film. Had … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, December 5, 2017

 Despicable Me 3 (PG) Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist. Starring Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Trey Parker  American Assassin (R) After the death of … Continue reading

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Downward Dog (ABC) Rated TV-PG

 A dog tries to understand human relationships. Starring Allison Tolman, Samm Hodges, Lucas Neff, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Ned the Dog. I’m not surprised this show was canceled. If you want to see a good show about a dog that tries to understand humans, Wilfred does it … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, November 30, 2017

 Breaking Brooklyn (PG-13) Opens on Friday, December 1 Starring: Catherine Curtin, Chris Petrovski, Louis Gossett Jr. A 12 year old boy with a passion for dance and his brother are rescued from the streets by an old showman who takes them to live … Continue reading

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Drop the Mic (TBS) Rated NR

 Four celebrities are pitted against each other in a rap battle royale. Starring Joshua Silverstein, Hailey Baldwin, Method Man This show is only good if you really like rap. I don’t really like rap. Yes, it’s cool to see celebrities that you don’t … Continue reading

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Noel Coward’s Present Laughter (2017) Rated NR

 A self-obsessed actor juggles his weaning career, his ex-wife, and his friends’ personal lives. Starring Matt Bittner, Kate Burton, Ellen Harvey, Kevin Kline, Cobie Smulders. Being previously unfamiliar with the play Present Laughter, it was a treat to see it performed on “Great … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, November 28, 2017

 Logan Lucky (PG-13) Two brothers attempt to pull off a heist during a NASCAR race in North Carolina. Starring Farrah Mackenzie, Channing Tatum, Jim O’Heir, Katie Holmes, Adam Driver, Seth MacFarlane  Tulip Fever (R) An artist falls for a young married woman while he’s commissioned … Continue reading

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