Tag Archives: battle

Billions (Showtime) Rated TV-MA

 The U.S. Attorney goes after a hedge fund king, in a battle between two powerful people. Starring Paul Giamatti, Damian Lewis, Maggie Siff This show brings out the real life struggle most prestigious and demanding professions. The show dramatizes the … Continue reading

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Tyson vs. Jaws: Rumble on the Reef (Discovery) Rated TV-PG

Tyson will challenge the sharks in an under water battle all for the sake of research. Starring Andy Casagrande, Paul de Gelder, Craig O’Connell, and Mike Tyson. This show doesn’t provide much in the way of research. It’s basically a show where … Continue reading

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A Cookie Cutter Christmas (2014) Rated TV-G

Two schoolteachers battle it out in a holiday baking contest to win the affections of a single father. Starring Erin Krakow, David Haydn-Jones, and Miranda Frigon. This is one of those cheesy Hallmark Christmas movies. It’s one that tends to … Continue reading

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Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End (2007) Rated PG-13

Captain Barbossa, Will Turner, Elizabeth Swann, and Jack Sparrow come together to fight one last battle. Starring Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, and Orlando Bloom. This final installment of a trilogy is one of the worst. They have the typical pirate … Continue reading

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Indian Summers (PBS) Rated TV-14

A drama set in 1932 in the final years of British colonial India. Starring Henry Lloyd-Hughes, Jemima West, and Julie Walters. This show is beautifully shot and told. We see the racism and colonial rule of a nation while the … Continue reading

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Fury (2014) Rated R

A tank commander makes tough decisions for his soldiers as they battle across Germany in 1945. Starring Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, and Logan Lerman. Fury covers the concept that war changes people. It doesn’t have the violence or even the … Continue reading

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Midway (1976) Rated PG

A drama surrounding the battle at Midway, which was the turning point in the Pacific Theater during World War II. Starring Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda, and James Coburn. Midway is a unique film that uses battle footage and real footage … Continue reading

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Away and Back (2015) Rated TV-PG

An ornithologist and a farmer battle as the ornithologist tries to save a pair of swans on the farmer’s land. Starring Jason Lee, Minka Kelly, and Maggie Elizabeth Jones. This film is not the usual Hallmark fare. The story is … Continue reading

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Bleak House (BBC) Rated TV-PG

An estate battle caused by multiple confusing wills hangs over the heads of the heirs. Based on the novel by Charles Dickens. Starring Anna Maxwell Martin, Denis Lawson, and Carey Mulligan. BBC always does an excellent job of bringing period … Continue reading

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Unbroken: Path to Redemption (2018) Rated PG-13

When the war ends, the battle begins. When Louis Zamperini comes home from the war, he meets, falls in love with, and marries his love. The battle begins – the guilt and PTSD from the war take a toll on … Continue reading

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