Category Archives: Mysteries

The Deceived (Starz) Rated NR

 A student has an affair with her teacher, but when he disappears, she tracks him down and discovers his wife has died. Starring Emmett J Scanlan, Catherine Walker, and Paul Mescal.  This show is brilliant; it’s more of a psychological … Continue reading

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Three Bedrooms, One Corpse: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery (2016) Rated TV-PG

When Aurora shows a house for her mother, the client finds a rival realtor in the backyard. Based on the book by Charlaine Harris. Starring Candace Cameron Bure, Lexa Doig, and Marilu Henner. This film is one of the few where Aurora … Continue reading

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The Million Dollar Hotel (2000) Rated R

A romantic, tragic-comedy “whodunit” in a hotel, where the mentality ill who are unable to pay for their medical bills are hosted. Starring  Jeremy Davies, Milla Jovovich, and Mel Gibson. This is one of those artsy films that the average … Continue reading

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Cruel Summer (Freeform) Rated TV-14

One summer in a small Texas town, the popular girl goes missing and another girl, who’s a wallflower, takes her place. Starring Olivia Holt, Chiara Aurelia, and Harley Quinn Smith. This isn’t the most fluid show; we jump around three … Continue reading

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12 Monkeys (1995) Rated R

  In the future, a convict is sent back in time to find information about a manmade virus that wiped out most of the human population. Starring Joseph Melito, Bruce Willis, and Jon Seda. This film is the reason I … Continue reading

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The Exterminating Angel (1962) Rated UR

The guests at a dinner party find themselves unable to leave. Starring Silvia Pinal, Enrique Rambal, Claudio Brook, Jacqueline Andere, and José Baviera. This film is surrealism at its finest. The plot and story are not really explained, and the title … Continue reading

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Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: Reunited and it Feels So Deadly (2020) Rated TV-PG

Someone is killed at Aurora’s 20th high school reunion. There are plenty of suspects and no witnesses. Can Aurora discover who done it? Starring Candace Cameron Bure, Niall Matter, and Marilu Henner. This is a typical Aurora Teagarden Mystery. We … Continue reading

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Garage Sale Mystery: All That Glitters (2014) Rated NR

Jen believes that the owner of a storage unit has been murdered. Now, does the break-in at her store have something to do with it? Starring Lori Loughlin, Sarah Strange, and Steve Bacic. I enjoyed the Garage Sale Mystery series, … Continue reading

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Flower Shop Mystery: Mum’s the Word (2016) Rated TV-G

A NYC lawyer returns home to her small town, where on the opening day of her flower shop, her car gets hit by a person leaving the scene of a murder. Based on the books by Kate Collins. Starring Brooke … Continue reading

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Self/less (2015) Rated PG-13

A dying man transfers his consciousness into a younger body. Starring Ryan Reynolds, Natalie Martinez, and Matthew Goode. This film has a wonderful premise but loses sight of what story it wants to tell. It starts with the older dying … Continue reading

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