Tag Archives: college

A Different World (NBC) Rated TV-PG

A spin-off of The Cosby Show, where Denise Huxtable goes off to college and discovers a different world. Starring Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, and Darryl M. Bell. This show doesn’t stand out. It starts with Denise Huxtable going off to … Continue reading

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At Middleton (2013) Rated R

Two parents fall in love as they do a college tour for their kids. Starring Andy Garcia, Vera Farmiga, and Taissa Farmiga. This is one of those cute romance movies. We have two parents that spend the day enjoying the … Continue reading

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Adult World (2013) Rated R

 A college graduate who believes she is destined to be a great poet is forced to work in an adult shop while being mentored by the reclusive writer, Rat Billings. Starring Emma Roberts, Summer Shelton, and Chris Riggi. This film isn’t … Continue reading

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Midway to Heaven (2011) Rated PG

Ned Stevens lost his wife to cancer years ago but can’t seem to leave her memory and move on with his life. His daughter comes home from college with a new beau and believes it’s time for her father to … Continue reading

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Mary and the Witch’s Flower (2017) Rated PG

A strange flower grants magic to a young girl. Based on the book The Little Broomstick by Mary Stewart. Starring Ruby Barnhill, Jim Broadbent, Ewen Bremner, and Kate Winslet. This is the first film from Studio Ponoc, the company founded by a producer from Studio Ghibli. … Continue reading

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The Absent-Minded Professor (1961) Rated G

 A college professor invents an anti-gravity substance which a corrupt businessman wants for himself.  Based on the short story “A Situation of Gravity” by Samuel W. Taylor. Starring  Fred MacMurray, Nancy Olson, Keenan Wynn, Tommy Kirk. This is one of Disney’s best, classic … Continue reading

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Genius (NatGeo) Rated TV-14

This series follows the life of Albert Einstein, who couldn’t hold down a job when he was younger, but had the brainpower to unlock the universe. Based on the book, Einstein: His Life and Universe by Walter Isaacson. Starring Johnny … Continue reading

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The Jimmy Stewart Show (1971-1972) Rated NR

Jimmy Stewart plays a college professor in a small town. When his son’s house burns down, three generations move into the same house. Starring  James Stewart, Julie Adams, Jonathan Daly, Ellen Geer, Dennis Larson, Kirby Furlong, John McGiver. I was … Continue reading

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Adventureland (2009) Rated R

During the summer of 1987, a college student takes a summer job at the local amusement park. Starring Jesse Eisenberg, Kelsey Ford, Michael Zegen, Wendie Malick, Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader, Kristen Stewart, Ryan Reynolds. Adventureland is a coming of age … Continue reading

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On the Twelfth Day of Christmas (2015) Rated TV-G

Maggie’s college crush has moved back to town. Once she discovers he has lost the Christmas spirit, she sends him a gift for the twelve days of Christmas. Starring Brooke Nevin, Robin Dunne, Dani Kind. When I started watching this … Continue reading

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