Tag Archives: Career

Molly’s Game (2017) Rated R

The true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic skier who ran the world’s most exclusive high stakes poker games. Based on the book, Molly’s Game: The True Story of the 26-Year-Old Woman Behind the Most Exclusive, High-Stakes Underground Poker Game … Continue reading

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Marshall (2017) Rated PG-13

Thurgood Marshall starts his career as a lawyer covering a case that would change his life. Starring Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad, Kate Hudson. In this film, we see the case that propelled Marshall to the national front lines as the leading … Continue reading

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Bullet Head (2017) Rated R

 Three career criminals are holed up in an abandoned  warehouse with cops closing in on them and a killer dog on the loose. Starring Adrien Brody, John Malkovich, Antonio Banderas. This film is Cujo on steroids. I think writer/director Paul Solet … Continue reading

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Noel Coward’s Present Laughter (2017) Rated NR

 A self-obsessed actor juggles his weaning career, his ex-wife, and his friends’ personal lives. Starring Matt Bittner, Kate Burton, Ellen Harvey, Kevin Kline, Cobie Smulders. Being previously unfamiliar with the play Present Laughter, it was a treat to see it performed on “Great … Continue reading

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Get Shorty (Epix) Rated NR

 A TV show based on the novel by Elmore Leonard about a mobster turned movie producer. Starring Sean Bridgers, Carolyn Dodd, Isaac Keys, Chris O’Dowd, Lidia Porto, Goya Robles, Ray Romano, Lucy Walters. Epix tends to create good quality series, and this show is no exception. O’Dowd puts … Continue reading

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Return of the Mac (POP) Rated NR

Joey McIntyre from New Kids on the Block has had both ups and downs in his career, but maybe with some better management, he might be on the way up again. Starring Joey McIntyre, Adam Ray, Jamie Denbo, Katie Wee, … Continue reading

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Maron (IFC) Rated TV-14

Marc Maron has been a comedian for 25 years. He’s had his problems. He was an angry, drunk, self involved, twice-divorced compulsive mess for most of his adult life, but with the popularity of a podcast he does in his … Continue reading

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A Nanny for Christmas (2010) Rated NR

Ally is need of a job; Samantha is career-minded mom; and Danny is a tough guy who wants an ad for his chocolate company.  As Christmas approaches, their lives intertwine. Starring Emmanuelle Vaugier, Dean Cain, Richard Ruccolo, Cynthia Gibb. Here’s … Continue reading

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Supergirl (CBS) Rated TV-PG

The adventures Supergirl, cousin of Superman, as she navigates her own career as a super-heroine. Starring Melissa Benoist, Mehcad Brooks, Chyler Leigh, Jeremy Jordan, David Harewood, Calista Flockhart. Just like her cousin, and in the spirit of DC Comics’ Superman, … Continue reading

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Aloha (2015) Rated PG-13

A  military contractor returns to Hawaii, the place where his career took off, and reconnects with an ex-girlfriend while falling for his Air Force watch dog. Starring Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone, Rachel McAdams, Bill Murray, John Krasinski, Danny McBride, Alec … Continue reading

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