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The Secret Garden (1949) Rated NR

A girl is sent to live with her uncle after her parents death, and there, she discovers family secrets and a secret garden. Based on the book by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Starring Margaret O’Brien, Herbert Marshall, and Dean Stockwell. This … Continue reading

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The People v. The Klan (CNN) Rated NR

  On the morning of March 21, 1981, Michael Donald was found hanging from a tree in a Klan neighborhood of Mobile, Alabama. As the police tried to investigate who could be responsible for his death, the local Black communities … Continue reading

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Big Fish (2003) Rated PG-13

  A son tries to sort facts from fiction about his father’s life. Starring Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, and Billy Crudup.  This is a brilliant film about a father and son’s relationship. Will Bloom heads home to see his dad … Continue reading

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The Chase (ABC) Rated TV-PG

This game show competes professional quizzers against contestants for money. Starring Sara Haines, James Holzhauer, and Ken Jennings. This show is interesting – we have the contestants competing against Jeopardy winners. The frustration I have with this show is that … Continue reading

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Soulmates (AMC) Rated TV-14

In 15 years, a new computer program changes the lives of everyone on Earth when it helps them find true love. Six different couples’ stories are told, revealing how they have found true love. Starring Patrick Bayele, Laia Costa, and … Continue reading

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3 Godfathers (1948) Rated NR

Three outlaws run into a woman giving birth in the desert. The woman dies, leaving the care of her daughter to the three men. Starring John Wayne, Pedro Armendáriz, and Harry Carey Jr. This film is brilliant. It’s a character … Continue reading

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Apollo: Back to the Moon (2019) Rated NR

This film chronicles the journey to the moon with the Apollo missions. Starring François Pomès. This is one of the many shows and movies that take a look back at the timeline of the race to the moon. This film … Continue reading

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Black-ish (ABC) Rated TV-PG

A family man struggles with gaining his cultural identity living in a predominantly Caucasian neighborhood. Starring   Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, and Marcus Scribner. I, for one,  believe that our racial issues in this day of age are mostly … Continue reading

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I, Frankenstein (2014) Rated PG-13

Frankenstein’s creature is caught between two immoral clans. Starring Aaron Eckhart, Yvonne Strahovski, and Miranda Otto. This film isn’t as bad as it could have been. Sure, it follows the book in the beginning, but it’s not Mary Shelley’s story. … Continue reading

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The Great Gatsby (2013) Rated PG-13

A writer and wall street trader is drawn to his neighbor, Jay Gatsby. Based on the book by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Starring Lisa Adam, Frank Aldridge, Amitabh Bachchan, Leonardo DiCaprio, Joel Edgerton, Isla Fisher, Tobey Maguire, and Carey Mulligan. Baz Luhrmann does not disappoint with … Continue reading

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