Tag Archives: city

Whip It (2009) Rated PG-13

In small town in Texas, a misfit discovers a roller derby league in the city. Starring Sarah Habel, Shannon Eagen, and Edward Austin Kelly. To me, there was nothing special about this film. It’s the typical story of the outcast … Continue reading

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Land (2021) Rated PG-13

A bereaved woman decides to live off the grid. Starring Robin Wright, Demián Bichir, and Sarah Dawn Pledge. This film was a pleasant surprise. I wasn’t expecting the story to head in the direction it did. Robin Wright was also … Continue reading

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Life Below Zero: Next Generation (NatGeo) Rated TV-14

A new set of cast members, who have tried to live traditional lives, decide to live off the grid in Alaska. Starring Michael Manzo, Alex Javor, Kaleb Rowland, and Brittany Rowland. Alaska is full of people wanting to live off … Continue reading

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Sacrifices of the Heart (2007) Rated TV-PG

A country girl turned big city lawyer comes home to help on her family farm. Starring Melissa Gilbert, Cyril O’Reilly, and Ken Howard. This film has one of those stories that tugs at your heartstrings. The lawyer still struggles with … Continue reading

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Inside the Vatican (2019) Rated NR

Filmed inside the Vatican for one year, the filmmakers give us a look at the workings of the inner sanctum of this independent City State. Starring Paul Gallagher and Pope Francis. This miniseries takes us behind the scenes of the … Continue reading

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The Judge (2014) Rated TV-14

A big city lawyer returns to his childhood home where his father is a judge on trial for murder. Starring Robert Downey Jr., Robert Duvall, and Vera Farmiga. I love these types of stories, the classic drama of a long … Continue reading

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Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir (Disney) Rated TV-Y7

Two teens transform into superheroes when their city is under attack. Starring Cristina Valenzuela, Bryce Papenbrook, and Keith Silverstein. This show was rather fun to watch. I thought it was brilliant for children – it has the superhero aspect, but … Continue reading

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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014) Rated TV-PG

Spider-Man must save the city and his loved ones from a company that’s set to attack. Starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, and Jamie Foxx. This is another superhero movie that sets up the next film in the series. It’s just … Continue reading

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An American in Paris: The Musical (2018) Rated NR

An American GI comes to Paris to paint, while there he meets a dancer. Love and friendship fill a city recovering from war. Starring Ashley Andrews, Sophie Apollonia, and Zoe Arshamian. This is a brilliant retelling of a classic musical. The … Continue reading

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Let the Fire Burn (2013) Rated NR

The history of the conflict between the City of Philadelphia and the Black Liberation organization, MOVE, as they lead to the violent confrontation in 1985. Starring Birdie Africa, Ramona Africa, and Wilson Goode. The film centers on the MOVE organization mostly and … Continue reading

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