Tag Archives: Alaska

Big Miracle (2012) Rated PG

A reporter and his girlfriend try to save a trio of whales stuck in the ice of Alaska. Starring John Pingayak, Ahmaogak Sweeney, John Chase, John Krasinski, Drew Barrymore, and Ted Danson. I remember following the TV reports about these whales. The … Continue reading

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Life Below Zero: Next Generation (NatGeo) Rated TV-14

A new set of cast members, who have tried to live traditional lives, decide to live off the grid in Alaska. Starring Michael Manzo, Alex Javor, Kaleb Rowland, and Brittany Rowland. Alaska is full of people wanting to live off … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, January 7, 2020

 Joker (R) Joker centers around an origin of the iconic arch nemesis and is an original, standalone story not seen before on the big screen. Todd Phillips’ exploration of Arthur Fleck, a man disregarded by society is not only a … Continue reading

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Christmas Movies 2011

 Christmas Comes to Willow Creek (1987) Rated NR Willow Creek, Alaska, is going through a depression because the local cannery has shut down putting many of the residents out of work. Ray and Pete are truck-driving brothers, different as day and … Continue reading

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Skeet Ulrich

 Chilly Dogs (2001) Rated PG-13 Skeet Ulrich stars in this comedy as Kevin Manley, a bored city dweller who learns he’ll inherit his grandfather’s vast fortune if he can finish a 1,000-mile dogsled race across Alaska. Bonnie, the beautiful, blonde … Continue reading

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Sarah Palin’s Alaska (TLC)

Rated NR Yes, this show is an advertisement of Alaska. Yes, Sarah Palin has control over her reputation on the show. Nevertheless, this show is well put together and very entertaining. From my small amount of knowledge with Alaska; I … Continue reading

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Christmas Movies 2010

Movies I won’t miss for Christmas: It’s A Wonderful Life (1946) Rated NR It’s a wonderful film. Frank Capra’s inverted take on A Christmas Carol stars Jimmy Stewart as George Bailey, a good man who’s spent a lifetime giving up … Continue reading

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Wendy and Lucy (2008)

Rated R I don’t usually cry at movies but I made the mistake of watching this film alone. The director, Kelly Reichardt, values the relationship between a human and a dog. We watch as Wendy drives cross-country to a new job … Continue reading

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