Category Archives: PBS

Victoria (PBS) Rated TV-PG

The life of Queen Victoria from her ascension to the throne and  her courtship and marriage to Prince Albert. Starring Jenna Coleman, Daniela Holtz, Adrian Schiller, Catherine Flemming, Margaret Clunie, Tommy Knight, Anna Wilson-Jones, Eve Myles, Nell Hudson, Ferdinand Kingsley The … Continue reading

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Secrets of the Six Wives (PBS) Rated PG

Lucy Worsley travels back in time to remember the wives of King Henry VIII. Starring  Lucy Worsley, Nicholas Agnew, Scott Arthur, Claire Cooper, Fiona Edgington, Alison Garner Lucy Worsley takes historical documents to dramatize the historical facts of the wives … Continue reading

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New Mid Season TV Shows 2017

 Beyond (Freeform) Rated NR Beyond is about Holden, a young man who wakes up from a coma after 12 years and discovers new abilities that propel him into the middle of a dangerous conspiracy. Starring Jordan Calloway, Dilan Gwyn, Romy Rosemont, … Continue reading

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The Durrells in Corfu (PBS) Rated PG

In 1935, single mother Louisa Durrell finds her family falling apart and decides to move them from Bournemouth, England to the Greek island of Corfu. Based on true story’s of  Gerald Durrell. Starring Keeley Hawes, Josh O’Connor, Milo Parker, Daisy Waterstone, Callum … Continue reading

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Mercy Street (PBS) Rated NR

The story of two nurses on opposing sides of the Civil War. Starring McKinley Belcher III, Suzanne Bertish,  Norbert Leo Butz, Gary Cole, Peter Gerety, Shalita Grant, Hannah James, Brad Koed, Luke Macfarlane, Donna Murphy, Josh Radnor, AnnaSophia Robb, Tara … Continue reading

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Home Fires (PBS) Rated NR

This series follows a group of women in a small English village during World War II. Based on the book Jambusters by Julie Summers. This is a character-driven show. We dive into the lives of these women who are striving … Continue reading

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I’ll Have What Phil’s Having (PBS) Rated NR

Phil Rosenthal travels the world, tasting the culinary delicacies from several countries. I love this show, both for the international experience and for Phil’s sense of humor.  I watched the episode where he traveled to Japan, which I could relate … Continue reading

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The Paradise (PBS) Rated NR

Set in 1875, The Paradise is the first English department store. We follow Denise Lovett as she moves from small town to city life among the hustle and bustle of the store, it’s owner and employees. Based on Émile Zola’s novel … Continue reading

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Downton Abbey (PBS)

Rated TV-PG Downton Abbey is a country house where we follow the lives of the family and servants that work and live there. Starring Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Brendan Coyle, Michelle Dockery, Joanne Froggatt, Rob James-Collier, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth … Continue reading

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God In America (2010)

Rated NR This documentary explores religion in America. It starts with the Pueblo Native Americans, of course, this is a six-hour documentary and many religions that were not covered. It does hit the main religious leaders that shape our nation; … Continue reading

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