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Blindspot (NBC) Rated TV-14

A Jane Doe is found in New York city, nude, and with a body full of tattoos. Starring Sullivan Stapleton, Jaimie Alexander, and Rob Brown. Surprisingly, I was not overly impressed with this series. I thought the premise wasn’t as … Continue reading

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Love Goals (OWN) Rated NR

Spirit, a renowned family and relationship counselor, meets celebrities struggling with their relationships. Starring Sundy Carter.  There are a couple of things about this show that make me raise my eyebrow. One, I’m not sure if I would want to … Continue reading

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Serena (2014) Rated R

In depression-era South Carolina, George Pemberton marries Serena, which doesn’t bode well for his timber empire. Starring Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, and Rhys Ifans. This film is one of the worst ever. The acting was so bad – then you … Continue reading

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The Spoils Before Dying (2015) Rated TV-14

A fictional author creates a film adaptation of his epic tale in which a pianist-turned-detective investigates a murder in the 1950s underground jazz scene. Starring Michael Kenneth Williams, Kristen Wiig, and Bérénice Marlohe. I get that this show is supposed … Continue reading

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The Music in Me (2015) Rated TV-G

A singer leaves her dreams behind in order to take care of her family until some musically-challenged strangers remind her of her dream. Starring Debbie Gibson, Antonio Cupo, and Gloria Reuben. This film seems like it’s a contrived story. The … Continue reading

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FBI: Most Wanted (CBS) Rated TV-14

This show follows the division of the FBI that tracks the most wanted criminals. Starring YaYa Gosselin, Lorne Cardinal, and Julian McMahon. I was rather disappointed with this show because there’s nothing new and there’s no chemistry between the actors. … 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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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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Boiler Room (2000) Rated R

A college dropout gets a job that might not be as legitimate as it seems. Starring Giovanni Ribisi, Vin Diesel, and Nia Long. Boiler Room is a story of an underground stockbroker firm that engages in immoral and unethical business practices. … Continue reading

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Tulsa (1949) Rated NR

When a rancher dies during a feud with an oil company, his daughter decides to take over the business. Starring Susan Hayward, Robert Preston, and Pedro Armendariz. This film takes on the oil industry. We have big oil companies who … Continue reading

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