Category Archives: B

Thr3e (2006) Rated PG-13

Three people are forced to end a game where one or all may die. Based on the book by Ted Dekker. Starring Marc Blucas, Justine Waddell, and Laura Jordan.  This is a Christian horror film. It doesn’t have the normal … Continue reading

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Snowden (2016) Rated R

An NSA employee releases thousands of classified documents to the press that show their illegal surveillance techniques.  Starring Melissa Leo, Zachary Quinto, wJoseph Gordon-Levitt. This film is brilliant in the fact that it gives the story of Edward Snowden – … Continue reading

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Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life (2016) Rated PG

After the principal destroys Rafe’s sketchbook he and his best friend decide to destroy the principal’s book of rules. Based on the series by James Patterson. Starring Griffin Gluck, Lauren Graham, and Alexa Nisenson. This is a good family film. … Continue reading

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Shaq (HBO) Rated NR

The life of Shaquille O’Neal as he moves from a boy to a young sports phenom to a cultural figure. Starring Rick Fox, Dwyane Wade, and Pat Riley.  This show interviews O’Neal’s family and friends and tells the story of … Continue reading

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SAS Rogue Heroes (Epix) Rated TV-MA

       Based on the book by Ben Macintyre about the creation of the Special Forces unit. Starring Connor Swindells, Jack O’Connell, and Jacob Ifan.  While the miniseries entertains and tells the story of Britain trying to hold onto … Continue reading

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Deepwater Horizon (2016) Rated PG-13

A film based on the true story of the explosion on the drilling rig, Deepwater Horizon in April of 2010. Starring Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, and Douglas M. Griffin. This is a brilliant testament to Peter Berg’s direction. We get … Continue reading

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Curse of the Starving Class (1994) Rated R

The story of a poor farming family with an alcoholic father and a mother who is trying to save the family. Starring James Woods, Kathy Bates, and Randy Quaid. This film moves so slowly, and I think it’s partly due … Continue reading

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Magpie Murders (PBS) Rated NR

An editor is drawn into a web of intrigue when she goes looking for a famous author’s last chapter. Based on the book by Anthony Horowitz. Starring Conleth Hill, Lesley Manville, and Tim McMullan. This is another brilliant storytelling by … Continue reading

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The Polar Express (2004) Rated G

A boy goes on a journey to the North Pole while learning friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas. Based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg. Starring Tom Hanks, Leslie Zemeckis, and Eddie Deezen. The one thing going for … Continue reading

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The Dolly Sisters (1945) Rated NR

Two sisters become entertainers in the early 1900s. Based on a true story. Starring Betty Grable, John Payne, and June Haver. This film is the fictional story of the Dolly sisters, who were identical twins that became famous during WWI … Continue reading

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