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Heels (Starz) Rated TV-MA

Two brothers are rivals, both in the ring and out, as they vie for national attention. Starring Stephen Amell, Alexander Ludwig, and Alison Luff.  This is a brilliantly written show. At first, I thought it was only about wrestling, but … Continue reading

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UHF (1989) Rated PG-13

An unemployed visionary gets a job at a television station that becomes a success. Starring ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic, Victoria Jackson, and Kevin McCarthy. This film is quintessential Weird Al; it’s not to everyone’s sense of humor. It is an eclectic … Continue reading

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Return to the Lair of the Great White (Discovery) Rated TV-PG

When you find a baby shark, you have to go back for more. Starring Craig O’Connell, Marc Payne, and Madison Stewart. O’Connell travels to Australia to find the lair of the Great White. He and Stewart believe there must be … Continue reading

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Crikey! It’s Shark Week (2021) Rated NR

Robert Irwin goes face to face with a Great White along with conservationists Paul de Gelder and Madison Stewart. Starring Robert Clarence Irwin, Paul de Gelder, and Charlie Huveneers. Basically, the show is more about a celebrity swimming with a … Continue reading

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Village of the Giants (1965) Rated NR

Local teenagers ingest a substance and grow 30 feet tall. Then, they take over their town. Starring Tommy Kirk, Johnny Crawford, and Ron Howard. This has to be one of the worst films ever. Its script is terrible, and, surprisingly, … Continue reading

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Voyagers (2021) Rated PG-13

  A crew of astronauts starts on a multi-generational mission but descend into paranoia and madness without understanding why. Starring Tye Sheridan, Lily-Rose Depp, and Fionn Whitehead. The basic plot of this film is kill or be killed. The crew … 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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Whip It (2009) Rated PG-13

In small town in Texas, a misfit discovers a roller derby league in the city. Starring Sarah Habel, Shannon Eagen, and Edward Austin Kelly. To me, there was nothing special about this film. It’s the typical story of the outcast … Continue reading

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Tenet (2020) Rated PG-13

Armed with one word, Tenet, the protagonist travels through the world of international espionage. Starring Juhan Ulfsak, Jefferson Hall, and Ivo Uukkivi. This film travels through 6 different timelines. Christopher Nolen is known for these time-bending films, and this one … Continue reading

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The Snowy Day (2016) Rated TV-Y

Peter goes on a magical snowy walk to Nana’s house to bring home Christmas eve dinner. Based on the book by Ezra Jack Keats. Starring Laurence Fishburne, Donielle T. Hansley Jr., and Regina King. This isn’t the most Christmassy themed … Continue reading

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