Tag Archives: animals

The Dog Who Saved Halloween (2011) Rated PG

Zeus and his family move into a new house right before Halloween. Starring Gary Valentine, Dean Cain, Elisa Donovan, Joey Lawrence, and Mayim Bialik. I know, I’m a broken record when I say, “I’m not fond of films that have … Continue reading

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All Creatures Great and Small (PBS) Rated TV-PG

The adventures of a small town veterinarian practice in the 1930s and 40s in the countryside of Yorkshire. Based on the series by James Herriot. Starring Nicholas Ralph, Anna Madeley, and Samuel West. I was pleasantly surprised by this remake … Continue reading

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Epic Yellowstone (Smithsonian) Rated TV-PG

Yellowstone is a place of battles between predators and prey and where winter snows turn into spring growth. Starring Bill Pullman. This series takes us through the year in the landscape of Yellowstone National Park. We follow the animals as … Continue reading

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Nature’s Epic Journeys (PBS) Rated TV-PG

Every year, millions of animals take epic journeys to reach their destinations. Starring Nigel Barber, Liz Bonnin, and Saba Douglas-Hamilton. This documentary highlights the journey that animals take for food, shelter, water, and to reproduce. It brilliantly showcases these animals … Continue reading

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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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The Dog Who Saved Christmas Vacation (2010) Rated PG

The Bannister family, including their dog Zeus, goes to a Rocky Mountain resort for the holidays. Starring Mario Lopez, Dean Cain, and Paris Hilton. I’ve seen a couple of these The Dog Who Saved series of films, and I really wasn’t impressed … Continue reading

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The Call of the Wild (2020) Rated PG

A sled dog struggles for survival in the Yukon. Based on the book by Jack London. Starring Harrison Ford, Omar Sy, and Cara Gee. This film brings Jack London’s thrilling book to life. The only downside to the film is … Continue reading

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Weird Wonders of the World (BBCAmerica) Rated TV-PG

Members of BBC’s Life explain some of the weird phenomena that they have captured. Starring Chris Packham, Norman Rogers, and Amedee Brickey. The show portrays some of the mysteries of nature. It is intriguing to discover what animals are capable … Continue reading

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Puppy Dog Pals (DisneyJr.) Rated TV-Y

Two puppy brothers have appetites that take them on adventures. Starring Issac Ryan Brown, Sam Lavagnino, and Harland Williams. This is a show made and geared for kids. It’s a couple of cute dogs that go on adventures over the … Continue reading

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Seven Worlds, One Planet (BBC) Rated NR

The Earth has seven continents, each with its own climate, terrain, and unique animal life. This series showcases each of the continents’ unique characteristics. Starring David Attenborough and Peter Drost. The program showcases the wildlife living and surviving in the … Continue reading

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