Category Archives: family

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016) Rated PG-13

The adventures of Newt Scamander in New York’s community of witches and wizards. Based on the novel by  J. K. Rowling. Starring Eddie Redmayne, Sam Redford, Scott Goldman, Colin Farrell, Samantha Morton, Jon Voight, Ron Perlman, Johnny Depp. I’ve never been … Continue reading

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Dinner At Tiffani’s (CookingChannel) Rated NR

Actress Tiffani Thiessen hosts intimate dinner parties with friends and colleagues.  Starring Tiffani Thiessen. I’ve watched a couple episodes of Dinner at Tiffani’s, and I must say that I have rather enjoyed watching her cook for her guests. She doesn’t take herself … Continue reading

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My Summer Prince (2016) Rated TV-G

Mandy, an assistant to a PR crisis manager, travels to a small Idaho town to help a Prince overcome bad press. Starring Taylor Cole, Jack Turner, Lauren Holly, Marina Sirtis. Well, this has to be one of the worst Hallmark … Continue reading

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My Two Dads (1987) Rated NR

When Marcy dies, she leaves her teenage daughter in the care of the two men who could be the father. Starring Paul Reiser, Staci Keanan, Florence Stanley, Greg Evigan. Of course the premise to this show was a little farfetched, … Continue reading

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The Lamp (2011) Rated TV-PG

A couple’s marriage is falling apart after the death of their son, until a stranger gives them a gift of a lamp which will grant them three wishes. Starring Roger Nix, Jason London, Meredith Salenger, Muse Watson, Louis Gossett Jr. … Continue reading

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Albert (2016) Rated NR

Albert is a tiny fir tree that dreams of becoming Empire City’s famous Christmas tree. Based on the book, Albert: The Little Tree with Big Dreams by Aaron Eisenberg and Will Eisenberg. Starring Katie Crown, John DiMaggio, Judah Friedlander, Rob … Continue reading

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Hotel Transylvania (2012) Rated PG

Dracula owns a resort where monsters can get away to. When a human boy discovers it, Dracula goes into overdrive to protect it. Starring Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez, Kevin James, Fran Drescher, Steve Buscemi, Molly Shannon, David Spade, … Continue reading

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Legend of the Christmas Flower: The Classic Tale of the Poinsettia (1995) Rated NR

Eight-year old Juanito and his grandfather leave their small mountain village and embark upon the adventure of a lifetime. Along the way, Juanito encounters a journey of a different type and discovers the true spirit of Christmas – the gift … Continue reading

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Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (2016) Rated PG-13

Jacob discovers a mystery that crosses time when he finds Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. Based on the book by Ransom Riggs. Starring Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Samuel L. Jackson, Judi Dench, Rupert Everett, Allison Janney, Chris O’Dowd. This is … Continue reading

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Toy Story (1995) Rated G

 A cowboy doll is threatened when  a new spaceman moves in. Starring Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles, John Ratzenberger, Laurie Metcalf. This is a wonderful film that goes far beyond toys coming to life to deal with the joys … Continue reading

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