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One Child Nation (2019) Rated R

Nanfu Wang is a product of China’s one-child policy. After moving to the U.S. and becoming a filmmaker, she decided to come home and look at the policy that she grew up with in comparison with other countries’ stances on … Continue reading

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Lucy Worsley Investigates (PBS) Rated NR

Lucy Worsley investigates major chapters in British History. She looks at the witch trials, the Black death, the madness of King George III, and the princes in the tower. She explores the contemporary perspective and looks at gender politics, class … Continue reading

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Super Pumped (Showtime) Rated NR

The story of the beginnings of the transportation company, Uber. Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Kyle Chandler, and Kerry Bishé. I’m surprised they chose to do this story as a TV show and not a two-hour movie. It might be more compelling … Continue reading

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Alley Cats Strike (2000) Rated TV-G

A group of teenage outsiders gets involved in a bowling rivalry. Starring Kyle Schmid, Robert Ri’chard, and Kaley Cuoco. Disney has always been good with making made-for-TV movies. This is one of them. We have two schools that will become … Continue reading

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All Yours (2016) Rated TV-G

A widowed mother hires a nanny to help with the children, but along the way she finds love. Starring Nicollette Sheridan, Dan Payne, and Kiefer O’Reilly. The worst thing for this film is the miscasting. The age difference between the … Continue reading

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The Conjuring 2 (2016) Rated R

The Warrens travel to London to help a family with young children face off against a house with a supernatural spirit. Starring Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga, and Madison Wolfe. This film brings the Warrens to England to fight a demonic … Continue reading

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Silent Night (2021) Rated NR

A family tries to celebrate the best Christmas while the end of the world is coming tomorrow. Starring Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, and Roman Griffin Davis. This story is interesting as it takes the joy of the season and mixes … Continue reading

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The Trouble with Angels (1966) Rated PG

Two young students at a private school keep the nuns on their toes with their antics. Based on the book Life with Mother Superior by Jane Trahey. Starring Rosalind Russell, Binnie Barnes, Camilla Sparv, and Hayley Mills. This film is from its … Continue reading

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Arthur (PBS) Rated TV-Y7

 Based on the books by Marc Brown, this series follows Arthur, an 8-year-old aardvark, as he and his family grow and learn to be kind. Starring J.T. Turner, Daniel Brochu, and Melissa Altro.  I love the book series by Brown, … Continue reading

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9/11: The Legacy (2021) Rated NR

 The stories and healing in the eyes of the children who were impacted on 9/11. Starring Ada Rosario Dolch and Heather Ordover. This film interviews children that have been affected by 9/11. They interviewed children who lost a parent and … Continue reading

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