Category Archives: Canadian Films

Mary Kills People (Lifetime) Rated TV-MA

 A single mother is an ER doctor by day and an angel of death by night, helping terminally ill patients end their lives. Starring Caroline Dhavernas, Jay Ryan, Richard Short, Lyriq Bent, Greg Bryk, Abigail Winter, Grace Lynn Kung, Katie … Continue reading

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Heartland Son (2004) Rated NR

A former high school football star returns home after his father dies and must come to terms with both the ghosts from his past and his present problems. Starring Richard Archer, Jaime Luchuck, Stephen G. Black. Painfully slow and ultimately unfulfilling, this … Continue reading

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Madiba (2017) Rated TV-PG

A miniseries based on the life of Nelson Mandela. Starring Laurence Fishburne, Orlando Jones, David Harewood, Michael Nyqvist, Terry Pheto, Jason Kennett, Kate Liquorish, Hlomla Dandala, Meren Reddy. I was really looking forward to this miniseries with hopes that BET … Continue reading

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Aftermath (SYFY) Rated TV-14

The Copeland family survives the apocalyptic end. Now they must survive massive storms, meteor strikes, earthquakes, a plague, and supernatural creatures. Starring James Tupper, Anne Heche, Levi Meaden, Taylor Hickson, Julia Sarah Stone. This show is by far the most … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Canadian Films, Rated TV-14, reviews, Sci-fi, Tv shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mary and Joseph: A Story of Faith (1979) Rated NR

The romantic story behind Mary and Joseph and the birth of Jesus. Starring Blanche Baker, Lloyd Bochner, Colleen Dewhurst, Jeff East. The one major problem with this take on the Christmas story is the romanticism of  Mary and Joseph. I’m not saying … Continue reading

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The Sons of Mistletoe (2001) Rated NR

When the benefactor of a boys’ home dies, the home is in danger of closing. Starring Roma Downey, George Newbern, Scott Terra, Doris Roberts. Get out the Kleenex; this movie is a tear jerker. It’s the story of a daughter … Continue reading

Posted in 2001, Canadian Films, Christmas Films, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated NR, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Christmas Consultant (2012) Rated NR

A highly sought after consultant is hired by a workaholic mom to help get her through the holidays. Starring David Hasselhoff, Caroline Rhea, Barclay Hope. This is, by far, the worst holiday film I have seen. The writing and acting … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, Canadian Films, Christmas Films, comedy, Lifetime, Rated NR | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Once Upon a Christmas (2000) Rated G

Santa’s daughter is trying to prove to her dad that christmas spirit still exists. So, she tries to transform a single dad and his kids into the christmas spirit that they lacked. Starring John Dye, Kathy Ireland, Mary Donnelly-Haskell This … Continue reading

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Anything for Love (2016) Rated TV-G

A high-powered executive lies on her online dating profile online; so does the man she falls for. Starring Erika Christensen, Paul Greene, Antonio Cupo. Great casting is a key component to this well-executed Hallmark film, with Christensen and Greene at … Continue reading

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Saving Hope (2012) Rated NR

After a car accident, a doctor remains comatose, trapped  between the living and the dead as he watches over Hope Zion Hospital. Starring Erica Durance, Julia Taylor Ross, Michael Shanks. I caught this show a few years ago when it … Continue reading

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