Category Archives: Drama

The Reading Room (2005) Rated PG

Making good on a promise for his wife, a widower, opens a reading room for people to learn to read, but problems in the neighborhood threaten the room. Starring James Earl Jones, Joanna Cassidy, and Douglas Spain. This is a great … Continue reading

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Manifest (NBC) Rated NR

After a turbulent flight, passengers discover they have landed five years into the future. Starring Melissa Roxburgh, Josh Dallas, and Athena Karkanis. This is the show of the season, and I was rather surprised by how intriguing it is. Sure, it’s like … Continue reading

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Madam Secretary (CBS) Rated TV-PG

A drama looks at the Secretary of State as she balances work and family. Starring Téa Leoni, Tim Daly, and Patina Miller. This show has a lot going for it. It’s great to see a woman in a top political role. … Continue reading

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Christmas On The Bayou (2013) Rated TV-PG

A divorced mother decides to go back home to the Bayou with her son to visit her mother. Staring Hilarie Burton, Tyler Hilton, and Randy Travis. I don’t think this was the worst Christmas film of the season, but it’s not … Continue reading

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I’ll Be Seeing You (1944) Rated NR

While home on furlough for Christmas, a soldier meets a young woman and love blossoms. Starring Ginger Rogers, Joseph Cotten, and Shirley Temple. This is a lovely film; it shows how a soldier with a past can overcome hi issues. It’s … Continue reading

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Inconceivable (2016) Rated TV-14

A woman misinterprets a kiss with an ex at a high-school. She follows him across the country and disrupts his family life. Starring Natasha Henstridge, Marguerite Moreau, and Jason Gerhardt. This film’s storyline fits the typical lifetime thriller movie. We have … Continue reading

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Christmas Belle (2013) Rated TV-PG

Per her job, Belle heads to a mansion for an estate sale, where the owner is icy until Belle melts his heart. Starring  Haylie Duff, Nicholas Gonzalez, and Mark Famiglietti. This film is a take on the Disney’s the Beauty … Continue reading

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Christmas Lodge (2011) Rated G

Mary has fond memories of the Christmas Lodge, but when she comes back for a weekend visit, she discovers the lodge in disarray. She fights to bring it back to its original glory. Starring Erin Karpluk, Michael Shanks, and Rukiya … Continue reading

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God’s Not Dead: A Light in Darkness (2018) Rated PG

Pastor Dave responds to unimaginable tragedy when his church, which is located on the grounds of the local university, is burned down. Starring Megan Alexander, Adeeja Rochele Anderson, Carrlyn Bathe,  David A. R. White, John Corbett, Shane Harper, Benjamin Onyango, and Ted … Continue reading

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Carol for Another Christmas (1964) Rated NR

A man grieves for his son who died twenty years ago at Christmas during World War II. Starring Sterling Hayden, Eva Marie Saint, and Ben Gazzara. This film was produced as a special for the United Nations, and it was sponsored … Continue reading

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