Category Archives: reviews

Lucy Worsley’s Christmas Carol Odyssey (2019) Rated NR

Lucy Worsley takes a walk through the history of Christmas carols, from pagan rituals to religious conflicts and how they represent our history. Starring Lucy Worsley. Lucy Worsley is brilliant in combining the historical past with how we see the … Continue reading

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October Sky (1999) Rated PG

The true story of Homer Hickam, who was inspired by Sputnik, and went into rocketry. Based on the book Rocket Boys by Homer Hickam. Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, and Laura Dern. This is a typical story of a small-town … Continue reading

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Dare Me (USA) Rated NR

A cheerleader plots revenge on the clique that got her expelled. Based on the novel by Megan Abbott. Starring Willa Fitzgerald, Herizen F. Guardiola, and Marlo Kelly. This show seems like it unfolds slowly, but it has little clues along … Continue reading

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Mutiny (1952) Rated TV-PG

During the War of 1812, a U.S. Captain must sail through the enemy blockade to get a French loan in gold. When his secret mission gets out, many people want the gold, including his crew. Starring Mark Stevens, Angela Lansbury, … Continue reading

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Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist (NBC) Rated NR

A woman discovers she has the ability to hear the innermost thoughts of the people around her – but only in song. Starring Jane Levy, Skylar Astin, and Alex Newell. This show has a lot of promise. I love the … Continue reading

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The Bold Type (Freeform) Rated TV-14

This show is inspired by the loves and lives of those working at a global women’s magazine. Starring Katie Stevens, Aisha Dee, and Meghann Fahy. This show is brilliantly written, and the cast is also very brilliant. However, the show … Continue reading

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Death Comes to Pemberley (2013) Rated TV-14

Darcy and Elizabeth have been married six years, and when they start preparing for their annual ball, it is interrupted by death. Based on the book by P.D. James. Starring Matthew Rhys, Anna Maxwell Martin, and Matthew Goode. I was … Continue reading

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The Christmas Caroler Challenge (CW) Rated NR

A competition that challenges groups of carolers against each other for prizes and a chance to be a part of the Hollywood Christmas Parade. Starring Garry Beers, Mikalah Gordon, and Laura McKenzie. Why isn’t this a show on during every … Continue reading

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I Am Dying (2015) Rated TV-14

A documentary follows the last days of 32-year-old Renee Heidtman. We see her family and friends help care for her and come to terms with Renee’s impending death. Starring Renee Heidtman. This documentary is an intimate look at Renee’s last … Continue reading

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Bill Burr Presents: Jessica Kirson Talking to Myself (2019) Rated TV-MA

Kirson’s comedic special laughs about lesbian one-night stands and the misery of singing “Happy Birthday.” Starring Jessica Kirson and Joey Kola. I don’t think Kirson is funny. Her jokes tend to be about sex and body image. There were jokes that … Continue reading

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