Tag Archives: acting

Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart (2016) Rated TV-PG

The Lifetime film of the life of Toni Braxton. Starring Tiffany Hines, Lex Scott Davis, and Celeste Sully. I was surprised by how bad this film was. I know it was a Lifetime film, but I thought it would have … Continue reading

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The Mistle-Tones (2012) Rated TV-PG

A talented singer forms a group to compete with her rivals on Christmas Eve. Starring Tia Mowry-Hardrict, Jonathan Patrick Moore, and Andy Gala. This is a cute film. It’s one of those films that is great to put on when you … Continue reading

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The Expanse (SYFY) Rated TV-14

A police detective, an officer of a freighter, and a United Nations executive discover a conspiracy that threatens the colony in an asteroid belt. Starring Steven Strait, Cas Anvar, and Dominique Tipper. I was thoroughly disappointed in this series. The acting isn’t … Continue reading

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Shadowhunters (Freeform) Rated TV-14

On her birthday, after the disappearance of her mother, Clary learns she has a gift that is supernatural. Based on the book series by Cassandra Clare. Starring Katherine McNamara, Dominic Sherwood, and Alberto Rosende. This series is one that is made for … Continue reading

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Sailing Into Love (2019) Rated TV-G

A biology teacher is juggling three friends’ weddings and teaching summer school on her favorite island. Starring Leah Renee, Chris McNally, and Fiona Vroom. This is a cute Hallmark romance. It has the typical story elements, although it’s better written. … Continue reading

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Street Smart (1987) Rated R

A New York journalist lies about a fake pimp but is actually describing a real pimp that’s up for murder. Starring Christopher Reeve, Kathy Baker, and Mimi Rogers. This film is a brilliant story of life on the streets. It represents … Continue reading

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Christmas for a Dollar (2013) Rated PG

During the depression, a family struggles to celebrate Christmas until their father brings home a dollar for each to spend on presents. Starring Brian Krause, Nancy Stafford, and Danielle C. Ryan. This film is brilliantly made. The writing is not … Continue reading

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Stalked by My Husband’s Ex (2020) Rated TV-14

Strange events happen when a woman gets engaged to a man with a 10-year-old daughter. Starring Alex McKenna, Joey Rae Blair, and Adam Huss. This is surprisingly good thriller coming from Lifetime. When a woman gets engaged to the man … Continue reading

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Christmas Trade (2015) Rated NR

A week before Christmas, a workaholic widower and his 11-year-old son get a wish come true. Starring William Baldwin, Denise Richards, and Michael Campion. This is another film that does the switch between parent and child. It’s definitely a “been … Continue reading

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A Dogwalker’s Christmas Tale (2015) Rated TV-G

A spoiled college student takes a summer job walking dogs and discovers that her employer is planning to build over the dog park that she and another dogwalker use. Now, she needs to figure out where her loyalties lie. Starring … Continue reading

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