Category Archives: D

The Ultimate Life (2013) Rated PG

A billionaire struggling with morality reexamines his life after finding his grandfather’s journal. Starring Logan Bartholomew, Ali Hillis, and Lee Meriwether. This is a sequel to the 2006 film The Ultimate Gift. The installment takes place after the first film with flashbacks … Continue reading

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Secrets of the lost Ark (Science) Rated NR

This show follows one of the most sacred religious artifacts from the Bible, The Ark of the Covenant. A team of experts uses the latest science and research to discover the mystery of where the ark disappeared to. Starring Jon … Continue reading

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The Mistletoe Promise (2016) Rated TV-G

A couple who both dislike Christmas sign a contract that would mutually benefit them over the holiday. Starring Jaime King, Luke Macfarlane, and Christie Laing. This is one of Hallmark’s cute romances. It’s not one of their better ones, but … Continue reading

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Aware: Glimpses of Consciousness (2021) Rated NR

Six researchers approach the mystery of consciousness with different perspectives. Starring Richard Boothby, Mary Cosimano, and Justine Fritz.  I don’t know how scientific this research is. Each researcher uses different ways to figure out our consciousness. One employs high-tech brain … Continue reading

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Try Harder! (2021) Rated NR

Seniors at one of the best high schools in the country vie for acceptance to elite colleges in the country. Starring Alvan Cai, Shealand Fairchild, and Rachael Schmidt.  I know this documentary wanted to showcase the pressure kids in high … Continue reading

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Silver Bells (2005) Rated TV-G

Manhattanite Catherine O’Mara bonds with a boy who’s run away from his father. A year later, the father comes back to sell his Christmas trees and they reconnect. Starring Anne Heche, Tate Donovan, and Michael Mitchell. This film is very … Continue reading

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Pure Genius (CBS) Rated TV-14

A savvy tech enlists a surgeon to open a cutting-edge new hospital. Starring Dermot Mulroney, Augustus Prew, and Odette Annable. This show’s premise leaves a bad taste in my mouth. To have a tech-savvy person try to incorporate tech into … Continue reading

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When We Were Bullies (2021) Rated NR

A filmmaker tracks down his fifth-grade class to examine their memories of a bullying incident that happened 50 years ago. Starring Mark Athitakis, Ruth Bromberg, and Wendy Newman.  This is an interesting documentary. The filmmaker remembers an incident he regrets … Continue reading

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Hamilton’s Pharmacopeia (Viceland) Rated TV-MA

A documentary series on the history, chemistry, and societal impacts of our drugs. Starring Hamilton Morris, Jason Wallach, and Timothy Wyllie. This show doesn’t cover the history of aspirin, it’s more about the history of drugs of choice. While this … Continue reading

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Hamilton’s America (2016) Rated TV-G

Hamilton’s America takes you behind the scenes of the creation of the hit musical Hamilton by Lin-Manuel Miranda. Starring Lin-Manuel Miranda, Barack Obama, and George W. Bush. This documentary takes you behind the scenes of the making of a Broadway … Continue reading

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