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New This Week on DVD, January 12, 2021

 Spell (R) A man crash lands in rural Appalachia and awakens in the attic of a traditional Hoodoo practitioner. He desperately tries to break free from her dark magic and save his family from a sinister ritual before the rise … Continue reading

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The Dominican Dream (2019) Rated NR

In the 1990s, a young immigrant, Felipe Lopez, was featured in Sports Illustrated and became the poster child of the American dream. Starring Johnny Solo. If you are a fan of basketball, this documentary on Lopez will interest you. I … Continue reading

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Fresh Off the Boat (ABC) Rated NR

Eddie Huang’s Taiwanese family moves from Washington D.C. to Orlando, Florida, all the while trying to live the American dream. Based on the book, Fresh Off the Boat: A Memoir by Eddie Huang. Starring Randall Park, Constance Wu, Hudson Yang, … Continue reading

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Sam Mendes

American Beauty (1999) Rated R While struggling to endure his perfection-obsessed wife, a unfulfilling job and a sullen teenage daughter, suburbanite Lester Burnham falls deep into a midlife crisis and becomes infatuated with one of his daughter’s friends. Director Sam … Continue reading

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Leonardo Dicaprio

The Aviator (2004) Rated PG-13 Eccentric tycoon Howard Hughes, who turned a small fortune into a massive one by producing such classics as Hell’s Angels, The Front Page and Scarface. He simultaneously branched into and transformed industry after industry — … Continue reading

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