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Robot and Frank (2012) Rated PG-13

Set in the future, an ex-jewelry thief receives a robot from his son. Soon, the team tag up and begin some heists of their own. Starring Frank Langella, James Marsden, Liv Tyler, Peter Sarsgaard, Susan Sarandon, Jeremy Sisto, Ana Gasteyer. … Continue reading

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Johnny (2010) Rated NR

A boy who is living in a group foster home and dying of leukemia longs for a family of his own. Starring Jerry Phillips, Musetta Vander, Lonnie Colón, Lee Majors. Although it has some weaknesses, I connected with this story … Continue reading

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Growing the Big One (2010) Rated PG

A radio talk show host inherits a pumpkin farm. Starring Shannen Doherty, Kavan Smith, Aaron Pearl. Ah, another sweet Hallmark romance.  This one is a bit lackluster, though.  Doherty just doesn’t pull off the damsel in distress very well.  It’s … Continue reading

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Zoo (CBS) Rated TV-14

A scientist tries to figure out what’s behind a streak of violent animal attacks. Based on the novel of the same name by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge. Starring James Wolk, Kristen Connolly, Nonso Anozie, Billy Burke I’m torn about this show (no pun … Continue reading

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The Story of David (1976) Rated PG

The life of King David from the Bible. Starring Timothy Bottoms, Anthony Quayle, Norman Rodway, Oded Teomi, Jane Seymour This, I must say is the most historically accurate Biblically based film I’ve ever seen. The costumes to the setting. Everything … Continue reading

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