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The Numbers Station (2013) Rated R

A disgraced black ops agent is sent to a numbers station to protect a code operator. Starring John Cusack, Malin Akerman, and Liam Cunningham. I loved this movie more than the other critics have. It’s not really an action film; it’s … Continue reading

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Skyline (2010) Rated PG-13

 Strange lights descend on the city of Los Angeles. People come outside like moths to a flame as Aliens seem to suck the human population out. Starring Eric Balfour, Scottie Thompson, and Brittany Daniel. This film is one of the worst … Continue reading

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Kidding (Showtime) Rated TV-MA

Jeff, a kids’ show host, struggles to keep his sanity and his family together. Starring  Jim Carrey, Frank Langella, and Catherine Keener. This show is amazing – it’s brilliance is found in Jeff’s dealing with the loss of his son, … Continue reading

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Christmas With Tucker (2013) Rated NR

After the death of his father, a boy befriends a dog. Based on the book by Greg Kincaid. Starring James Brolin, Gage Munroe, and Barbara Gordon. This film has the basic Christmas storyline. We have a boy who is coming to terms … Continue reading

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Kristin’s Christmas Past (2013) Rated TV-PG

Kristin has an opportunity to go back in time to 1996 and visit her family on Christmas to help her family in 2013. Starring Shiri Appleby, Will Kemp, and Courtney Henggeler. This film is a take on A Christmas Carol, but … Continue reading

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Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (CBS) Rated NR

A series based on the film, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954). Starring Richard Dean Anderson, Roger Wilson, and Peter Horton. I was so looking forward to watching this series because I love the 1954 film. However, the only thing this … Continue reading

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Reign (CW) Rated TV-14

Mary, Queen of Scots, goes to France with her marriage agreement to Francis II in place. Starring Adelaide Kane, Megan Follows, and Celina Sinden. The only true and historically accurate part of this show’s depiction of the life of Mary, Queen … Continue reading

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Phantom Thread (2017) Rated R

In 1950s London, a renowned dressmaker’s meticulous life is uprooted when he meets a strong-willed woman.  Starring Vicky Krieps, Daniel Day-Lewis, and Lesley Manville. This is one twisted film. The premise of the film seems to be a phantom thread that … Continue reading

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A Wish For Giants (2018) Rated NR

A volunteer for Wish Kingdom must find a way to make a wish come true for a girl who wants to meet Bigfoot. Based on the book by  Aaron Dunbar. Starring Naysa Altmeyer, Alexa Mechling, and Connor McClain. Where to start with … Continue reading

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All the Money in the World (2017) Rated R

The story of the kidnapping of John Paul Getty III in Rome, 1973. Starring Michelle Williams, Christopher Plummer, and Mark Wahlberg. With all the hoopla surrounding this film and the changing of actors as well as the Oscar nominations, you’d think this … Continue reading

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