Category Archives: Movie reviews

Mad Mel: The Rise and Fall of a Hollywood Icon (2010) Rated NR

A look at the rise and fall of Mel Gibson in Hollywood. Starring Robert Downey Jr. and Mel Gibson. This is a journalist’s view on the rise and fall of Gibson’s career in Hollywood. It’s the opinions of these journalists … Continue reading

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Best Christmas Party Ever (2014) Rated TV-G

A pair of event planners go head to head fighting for a lead job while putting on the party of the year. Starring Torrey DeVitto, Steve Lund, and Linda Thorson. This film starts out as one of the basic Hallmark … Continue reading

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Inside the Vatican (2019) Rated NR

Filmed inside the Vatican for one year, the filmmakers give us a look at the workings of the inner sanctum of this independent City State. Starring Paul Gallagher and Pope Francis. This miniseries takes us behind the scenes of the … Continue reading

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Basic (2003) Rated R

 A DEA agent investigates the disappearance of a drill sergeant and his cadets during a training exercise.  Starring John Travolta, Connie Nielsen, Samuel L. Jackson This film takes us on a journey that has lots of twists and turns. You … Continue reading

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Gretel & Hansel (2020) Rated PG-13

A girl and her brother head into the woods to find food and work, but they stumble upon an evil that has consequences. Starring Sophia Lillis, Samuel Leakey, and Alice Krige. This film a different take on the fairytale of … Continue reading

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Bandolero! (1968) Rated PG-13

Mace Bishop comes to town as a hangman in order to save his brother from the gallows. The brothers run to Mexico as the authorities track them down and into a gunfight. Starring James Stewart, Dean Martin, and Raquel Welch. … Continue reading

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The Hottest August (2019) Rated NR

The people of New York are questioned about their lives and their hopes for the future, following a month of political division and climate change. Starring Clare Coulter. Well, obviously, this film is focusing on one demographic during the month … Continue reading

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Angels Sing (2013) Rated PG

A father must regain the joy of the holiday season when his son faces the same tragedy he faced at the same age. Rekindling his Christmas cheer, the father encourages his son to embrace the joy of the season. Starring … Continue reading

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Rewind (2019) Rated NR

Looking through his father’s family video collection, a young man looks back on his boyhood and reconstructs the abuse that passed through the generations. Starring Sasha Joseph Neulinger. This is a brilliant documentary as Sasha uncovers his family’s years of … Continue reading

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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) Rated PG-13

Bilbo and company rage in a war against the combatants to save the Lonely Mountain from falling into the darkness. Based on the book by J.R.R. Tolkien. Starring Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, and Richard Armitage. In this film, Peter Jackson … Continue reading

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