Category Archives: C

The Intern (2015) Rated PG-13

A retired widower decides to go back to work and becomes a intern for an online fashion site. Starring Robert De Niro, Anne Hathaway, and Rene Russo. This is an interesting concept. I thought Nancy Meyers could’ve gone down the … Continue reading

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The Dog Who Saved Halloween (2011) Rated PG

Zeus and his family move into a new house right before Halloween. Starring Gary Valentine, Dean Cain, Elisa Donovan, Joey Lawrence, and Mayim Bialik. I know, I’m a broken record when I say, “I’m not fond of films that have … Continue reading

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Brothers by Blood (2020) Rated R

The violent life of the Philadelphia mob – from friendships, family, and betrayal. Starring Matthias Schoenaerts, Joel Kinnaman, and Maika Monroe. This film provides a realistic look at the workings of the mob. The story doesn’t have much to it, … Continue reading

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Steel Magnolias (1989) Rated PG

A young beautician moves to a small town, and her salon becomes a place where the women form friendships. Based on a play by Robert Harling. Starring Sally Field, Dolly Parton, and Shirley MacLaine. This film is a brilliant take … Continue reading

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Call Your Mother (ABC) Rated TV-PG

An empty-nester mom struggles to keep up with her kids living thousands of miles away. Starring Kyra Sedgwick, Joey Bragg, and Rachel Sennott. This show, overall, is not bad. The writing was good, and, at times, it was funny. I … Continue reading

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Spotlight (2015) Rated R

The true story of the Boston Globe’s uncovering the child molestations and cover-ups within the Catholic Archdiocese. Starring Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, and Rachel McAdams. This film is brilliant. It showcases real journalism, which is something we no longer have. … Continue reading

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Bridge and Tunnel (Epix) Rated TV-MA

A group of college grads are setting out to pursue their dreams in Manhattan but have a hard time leaving the comforts of home in Long Island. Starring Caitlin Stasey, Sam Vartholomeos, and Gigi Zumbado. Well, this was a disappointing … Continue reading

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All Creatures Great and Small (PBS) Rated TV-PG

The adventures of a small town veterinarian practice in the 1930s and 40s in the countryside of Yorkshire. Based on the series by James Herriot. Starring Nicholas Ralph, Anna Madeley, and Samuel West. I was pleasantly surprised by this remake … Continue reading

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Outsiders (WGN) Rated TV-MA

A series that portrays the power struggles in the hills of Appalachia. Starring David Morse, Ryan Hurst, and Kyle Gallner. This series has a refreshing new storyline. Although, the story is not the best written. There are too many plot … Continue reading

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Next of Kin (1989) Rated R

A Chicago cop sets out to find his brother’s killer, and unbeknownst to him, another brother is also setting out to find the killer. Starring Patrick Swayze, Liam Neeson, and Adam Baldwin. This film is as cliché as possible. We have … Continue reading

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