Tag Archives: care

sMothered (TLC) Rated TV-14

This series focuses on four sets of mother/daughter duos who take their bonds to the extreme. Starring Cristina Bertolli, Carly Crispino, and Kathy Crispino. This is a show that highlights dysfunctional relationships. It also highlights the fact that these women … Continue reading

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Tully (2018) Rated R

A mother of three hires a night nurse to help care for her newborn. Starring Charlize Theron, Mackenzie Davis, and Ron Livingston. Tully brings a story of postpartum to the forefront. Marlo is the mother of three children, a daughter, a … Continue reading

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Manchester by the Sea (2016) Rated R

An uncle returns home to care for his nephew after his brother dies. Starring  Casey Affleck, Ben O’Brien, Kyle Chandler This film is not spectacular drama but it is a great story. We have two brothers both of whom had … Continue reading

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Me Before You (2016) Rated PG-13

A girl in small town gets a job to care for a recently paralyzed man. Based on the book with the same name by Jojo Moyes. Starring Sam Claflin, Vanessa Kirby, Emilia Clarke, Brendan Coyle. This is film starts out … Continue reading

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The Mick (FOX) Rated TV-14

An aunt who lives recklessly is forced to care for her sister’s wealthy spoiled children. Starring Kaitlin Olson, Sofia Black-D’Elia, Carla Jimenez, Thomas Barbusca, Jack Stanton. Reminiscent of the movie and series Uncle Buck, this film features an aunt instead … Continue reading

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Hello, My Name is Doris (2015) Rated R

A sixty-something woman meets a young man, and hopes for more to her life than what is. Starring Sally Field, Max Greenfield, Beth Behrs, Elizabeth Reaser, Tyne Daly, Peter Gallagher. This film was better than I expected. Field is funny … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, comedy, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated R, Romance | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Animal Practice (NBC) Rated TV-PG

A show about a veterinarian who loves animals and hates people. Starring Justin Kirk, JoAnna Garcia Swisher,  Bobby Lee, Kym Whitley, Betsy Sodaro, Tyler Labine. Well, it’s no wonder this show was canceled. I certainly didn’t find this show funny. … Continue reading

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Playin for Love (2013) Rated NR

A High School basketball coach tries to turn the team around but falls for his star player’s mother. Starring Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Esai Morales, Jenifer Lewis This is a typical romantic comedy. The coach tries to woo the single mother of … Continue reading

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Crisis (NBC) Rated NR

A secret service agent on the first day of his job must cross moral and legal lines to find the truth in the highest levels of power and corruption. Starring Dermot Mulroney, Rachael Taylor, Lance Gross, James Lafferty, Max Martini, … Continue reading

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Shirley Temple Black (1928-2014)

(1928-2014) The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer (1947) Rated NR A high school girl falls for a playboy artist with screwball results. I’ll Be Seeing You (1944) Rated NR A soldier suffering from PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) meets a young … Continue reading

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