Category Archives: reviews

Gifted (2017) Rated PG-13

 Frank, is a single man raising his prodigy niece while fighting a custody battle with his mother. Starring Chris Evans, Mckenna Grace, Lindsay Duncan, Jenny Slate, Octavia Spencer This is an amazing film. It’s one of those films that just … Continue reading

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Hollywood, My Home Town (1965) Rated NR

Ken Murray hosts a behind-the-scenes of his home videos starring candid footage of Hollywood’s stars. Starring Ken Murray, Ben Alexander, Richard Arlen, Mary Astor, John Barrymore. Ken Murray was a vaudeville performer in the 1920s and later moved to Los … Continue reading

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Hooten and the Lady (CW) Rated NR

 An American archaeologist and a British lady travel together in search of rare artifacts. Starring Michael Landes, Ophelia Lovibond, Jessica Hynes. This show isn’t like anything on TV right now. It’s clean fun as the two opposites get together to … Continue reading

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I’m Sorry (truTV) Rated TV-14

 A confident comedy writer, wife, and mom exposes her inner immaturity and neuroses. Starring Andrea Savage, Tom Everett Scott, Olive Petrucci. This show was surprisingly good. There is plenty of language and potty humor, but what makes the latter funny … Continue reading

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Life of Kylie (E!) Rated NR

A reality show based on the life of Kylie Jenner. Starring Kylie Jenner, Tokyo Stylez, Victoria Villarroel. Do we need another reality show featuring a Jenner? This show takes us behind the scenes of Kylie Jenner’s life, but I can’t … Continue reading

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Dead End (1937) Rated NR

 A couple, a gangster, and a group of street kids converge on the streets of the New York slums. Based on a Broadway play by Sidney Kingsley. Starring Sylvia Sidney, Joel McCrea, Humphrey Bogart. This is one of the best films … Continue reading

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Red Dawn (2012) Rated PG-13

 A group of teenagers try to save their home town when they are attacked by  North Koreans. Starring Chris Hemsworth, Josh Peck, Josh Hutcherson, Adrianne Palicki, Connor Cruise. This is an updated remake of the original 1984 film. Instead of … Continue reading

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Chips (2017) Rated R

A rookie officer is teamed with an undercover federal agent to investigate some dirty cops who were involved in a heist. Starring Michael Peña, Dax Shepard, Vincent D’Onofrio, Adam Brody, Ryan Hansen, Jane Kaczmarek. This is nothing like the TV … Continue reading

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The Abduction (1996) Rated NR

Kate and Paul’s marriage started off as happy but, with each passing year, Paul becomes more abusive. Kate finally gets the courage to leave, but Paul has a hard time letting go. Based on the true story of the case … Continue reading

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Candy Crush (CBS) Rated NR

A game show based on the mobile app. Starring Mario Lopez I didn’t expect much from this game show but I was hoping it would be as fun to watch as it is to play. It isn’t. The show starts … Continue reading

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