Category Archives: D

Billions (Showtime) Rated TV-MA

 The U.S. Attorney goes after a hedge fund king, in a battle between two powerful people. Starring Paul Giamatti, Damian Lewis, Maggie Siff This show brings out the real life struggle most prestigious and demanding professions. The show dramatizes the … Continue reading

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Building Star Trek (2016) Rated TV-PG

 This documentary follows props and other items from the original Star Trek series as they are tracked down and restored for displays at various locations around the U.S.. Starring Jim Conrad, Gerald Gurian, Nichelle Nichols  This film isn’t the best … Continue reading

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Big Miracle (2012) Rated PG

A reporter and his girlfriend try to save a trio of whales stuck in the ice of Alaska. Starring John Pingayak, Ahmaogak Sweeney, John Chase, John Krasinski, Drew Barrymore, and Ted Danson. I remember following the TV reports about these whales. The … Continue reading

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Cheers (NBC) Rated TV-PG

The regulars at a Boston bar share their lives with one another. Starring Ted Danson, Rhea Perlman, and John Ratzenberger. This is one of those classic shows that is just like apple pie – you know what it is, and … Continue reading

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9/11: The Falling Man (2006) Rated PG-13

This documentary examines the photo that was taken on 9/11 and tries to identify the man in the picture. Starring Steven Mackintosh and Iliana Guibert. This documentary tells the story of the people who fell out of the towers or … Continue reading

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9/11: Heroes of the 88th Floor: People Helping People (2011) Rated NR

This documentary honors the lives of two men who saved 77 people on 9/11. Starring John-Christian Bateman, Frank De Martini, and Thomas Grube. This documentary follows two men who continued to work at getting people out that were trapped in … Continue reading

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Baskets (FX) Rated TV-MA

After failing out of clown college, Chip Baskets continues to hope that he will one day be a clown. Starring Zach Galifianakis, Martha Kelly, and Louie Anderson. This show is brilliantly written with a great dry sense of humor. It’s … Continue reading

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9/11 State of Emergency (2010) Rated NR

A drama documentary on the events of 9/11 from the key decision makers of that day. Starring Betty Ong, Ben Sliney, and Kelly Reyher. This documentary follows 9/11 throughout the day, starting with the first person to sound the alarm, Betty … Continue reading

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The Trouble with Maggie Cole (PBS) Rated TV-PG

Maggie Cole accidently broadcasts the town’s secrets on a radio show for all to hear. Starring Mark Heap, Dawn French, and Emily Reid. I have to say, this is one of those shows that you have to love. I’ve always … Continue reading

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Before We Go (2014) Rated PG-13

Two strangers meet on the streets of New York, and while stranded there for the night, they become each other’s confidants. Starring Chris Evans, Alice Eve, and Emma Fitzpatrick. This film is very reminiscent of the Before Series by Richard … Continue reading

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