Tag Archives: 60s

20 Feet From Stardom (2013) Rated PG-13

A documentary that follows the lives of backup singers to the iconic songs of our time. Starring Lou Adler, Stephanie ‘Stevvi’ Alexander, and Patti Austin. This is a wonderful documentary on the singers behind the headlining performers. The documentary follows singers … Continue reading

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The Absent-Minded Professor (1961) Rated G

 A college professor invents an anti-gravity substance which a corrupt businessman wants for himself.  Based on the short story “A Situation of Gravity” by Samuel W. Taylor. Starring  Fred MacMurray, Nancy Olson, Keenan Wynn, Tommy Kirk. This is one of Disney’s best, classic … Continue reading

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Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer (1964) Rated TV-G

A misfit reindeer looks for a place to fit in. Starring Burl Ives, Billie Mae Richards, Paul Soles. Some films really don’t even need reviews; this is one of them.  This holiday classic has stood the test of time, with … Continue reading

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Men in Black III (2012) Rated PG-13

Agent J travels back in time to the 60’s, when M.I.B. were just getting started, to save his partner Agent K from being assassinated by an alien. Starring Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, Josh Brolin, Jemaine Clement, Emma Thompson. I … Continue reading

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Katherine (1975) Rated NR

A look at the 1960s and 1970s through the eyes of a debutante who fights for the ideals she believes in, which slowly sends her spiraling into the world of terrorism.  Based on the life of Diana Oughton. Starring Art … Continue reading

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Grace of Monaco (2014) Rated UR

The story of Princess Grace and Prince Rainier III during the political dispute with France’s president Charles De Gaulle in the early 60s. Starring Nicole Kidman, Tim Roth, Frank Langella, Paz Vega, Parker Posey, Milo Ventimiglia Unlike the promotional spots led one … Continue reading

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Aquarius (NBC) Rated TV-14

A 1960s cop goes undercover to track down Charles Manson and the Manson family before the killing spree. Starring David Duchovny, Grey Damon, Gethin Anthony A historical fiction piece, the show takes the basic story of Manson and embellishes it … Continue reading

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Ironside (NBC) Rated TV-14

Ironside is a police detective who gets injured on the job and was confined to wheelchair. Starring Blair Underwood, Kenneth Choi, Brent Sexton I haven’t watched the 60s’ version of this series, the show is a basic police drama. Nothing … Continue reading

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Mama (2013) Rated PG-13

An Uncle and his girlfriend take in his nieces who have been left in the woods for 5 years. Starring Jessica Chastain, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Megan Charpentier Mama is a smart story that doesn’t lean the horror side too much. There … Continue reading

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Christmas in Canaan (2009)

Rated NR Set in the 60s, two boys, one white and one black become friends after a scuffle on the school bus. As they grow closer together, the world keeps trying to break them apart. Starring Billy Ray Cyrus, Tom … Continue reading

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