Category Archives: Action

Shadowhunters (Freeform) Rated TV-14

On her birthday, after the disappearance of her mother, Clary learns she has a gift that is supernatural. Based on the book series by Cassandra Clare. Starring Katherine McNamara, Dominic Sherwood, and Alberto Rosende. This series is one that is made for … Continue reading

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Shades of Blue (NBC) Rated TV-14

A female police officer and mother is forced to work for the F.B.I.’s anti-corruption task force while still struggling with her  financials. Starring Jennifer Lopez, Ray Liotta, and Drea de Matteo. The critics loved this show. I did not. It felt like … Continue reading

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Sicario (2015) Rated R

An FBI agent is called into a government task force that is fighting the war on drugs at the Mexican-United States border. Starring Emily Blunt, Benicio Del Toro, and Josh Brolin. This film takes us into the world of drug smuggling. We … Continue reading

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Becky (2020) Rated R

A teenager goes for a weekend getaway with her father that turns to disaster when a group of convicts interrupts the family weekend. Starring Lulu Wilson, Kevin James, and Joel McHale. This film is compelling. It doesn’t have much of … Continue reading

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10.5: Apocalypse (2006) Rated NR

A massive earthquake causes a chain of reactions that will threaten two large nuclear reactors. Starring Kim Delaney, Dean Cain, and David Cubitt. This miniseries is like all the other disaster miniseries. There aren’t logical storylines or technical accuracies. It’s … Continue reading

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Stargirl (CW) Rated TV-NR

A teenager joins the Justice Society of America. Based on the comic book series. Starring Brec Bassinger, Yvette Monreal, and Anjelika Washington. I was pleasantly surprised by this series. It’s got the traditional comic book feeling and characters, and it … Continue reading

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Basic (2003) Rated R

 A DEA agent investigates the disappearance of a drill sergeant and his cadets during a training exercise.  Starring John Travolta, Connie Nielsen, Samuel L. Jackson This film takes us on a journey that has lots of twists and turns. You … Continue reading

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Bandolero! (1968) Rated PG-13

Mace Bishop comes to town as a hangman in order to save his brother from the gallows. The brothers run to Mexico as the authorities track them down and into a gunfight. Starring James Stewart, Dean Martin, and Raquel Welch. … Continue reading

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Underwater (2020) Rated PG-13

A crew of an oceanic research drilling company tries to get to safety after an earthquake damages their facility. Starring Kristen Stewart, Vincent Cassel, and Mamoudou Athie. This film starts with the thrills and doesn’t end. I even jumped a … Continue reading

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Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014) Rated R

A spy organization recruits a street smart kid into their training program. Starring Adrian Quinton, Colin Firth, and Mark Strong. This is one of the best spy films that I have seen. It’s action-packed with a great story to go … Continue reading

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