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Winter Love Story (2019) Rated TV-G

Cassie has published her first book, and to publicize it, she goes on a book tour with an established author. Starring Jen Lilley, Kevin McGarry, and Mary-Margaret Humes. This is a cute romcom from Hallmark. McGarry was as charming and relaxed as … 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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Death Comes to Pemberley (2013) Rated TV-14

Darcy and Elizabeth have been married six years, and when they start preparing for their annual ball, it is interrupted by death. Based on the book by P.D. James. Starring Matthew Rhys, Anna Maxwell Martin, and Matthew Goode. I was … Continue reading

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Do I Say I Do? (2017) Rated TV-PG

 An author of how-to books on relationships is forced to work with her ex and editor to finish her latest book. Starring Becca Tobin, Ryan Kelley, Jason London. At first, this movie looked like it would be a cute, clean romance film. Had … Continue reading

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The Shack (2017) Rated PG-13

A grieving man meets God at The Shack. Based on the novel by William P. Young. Starring Sam Worthington, Octavia Spencer, Tim McGraw, Radha Mitchell. I went into this film with an open mind. I know a lot of Christian … Continue reading

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Life of Pi (2012) Rated PG

A young man and a Bengal tiger both survive a disaster at sea; now they both must learn to survive together. Based on the book by Yann Martel. Starring Suraj Sharma, Irrfan Khan, Ayush Tandon. Life of Pi tells a … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, September 8, 2016

 Before I Wake (PG-13) Opens on Friday, September 9 Starring: Kate Bosworth, Thomas Jane, Annabeth Gish A young couple adopt an orphaned child whose dreams – and nightmares – manifest physically as he sleeps.  Sully (PG-13) Opens on Friday, September … Continue reading

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Trading Christmas (2011) Rated G

A widowed second grade teacher treasures the time she spends with her college-age daughter at Christmas.  However, this Christmas, her daughter decides to stay at school for the holidays.  To surprise her, the mom plans a house-swap with a novelist … Continue reading

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A Novel Romance (2015) Rated TV-G

A best-selling romance author heads to Portland to help unlock a case of writer’s block. There he meets his biggest critic and falls in love. Starring Amy Acker,  Dylan Bruce, Charles S. Dutton This movie is definitely different from most Hallmark rom-coms. The two … Continue reading

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If I Stay (2014) Rated PG-13

Young Mia Hall was in a car accident, now she must decide whether to die or live. Based on the book by Gayle Forman. Starring Chloë Grace Moretz, Mireille Enos, Jamie Blackley What was the point of this film? I … Continue reading

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