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The Intouchables (2011) Rated R

When an aristocrat becomes a quadriplegic, he hires a man from the projects to help care for him. Based on the true story of Philippe Pozzo di Borgo and Abdel Sellou. Starring François Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny. This is … Continue reading

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Manchester by the Sea (2016) Rated R

An uncle returns home to care for his nephew after his brother dies. Starring  Casey Affleck, Ben O’Brien, Kyle Chandler This film is not spectacular drama but it is a great story. We have two brothers both of whom had … Continue reading

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Keeping Up with the Joneses (2016) Rated PG-13

A suburban couple discovers that their neighbors are government spies. Starring Zach Galifianakis, Isla Fisher, Jon Hamm, Gal Gadot, Patton Oswalt. I know this film didn’t get the greatest ratings, but I loved it. The comedy was fun to watch, … Continue reading

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Mary + Jane (MTV) Rated TV-MA

A couple of L.A. roommates work to get their pot delivery business into the “The Green 15”.  Starring Scout Durwood, Jessica Rothe. At first glance, this looks like a show about female buddies who are high on drugs, but it’s … Continue reading

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Enlightened (HBO) Rated TV-MA

A self-destructive woman takes a new approach to life by becoming enlightened, which wreaks havoc at work and home. Starring Laura Dern, Diane Ladd, Sarah Burns. A quirky comedy with an unlikable lead character, this show has its work cut … Continue reading

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Imposters (Bravo) Rated NR

Con artist Maddie is as beautiful as she is dangerous. In her wake, she leaves her targets robbed of both their money and their hearts.  However, when she leaves her latest mark, little does she know that other former marks … Continue reading

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Take Me Home Tonight (2011) Rated R

Four years after graduation, a high school genius uses his sister’s Labor Day party to make a move on his high school crush. Starring Topher Grace, Anna Faris, Dan Fogler, Teresa Palmer, Chris Pratt, Michael Ian Black. This movie did … Continue reading

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Christmas in July (1940) Rated NR

An office worker who enjoys entering contests to win prizes hopes that someday he’ll win enough to propose to his girl. When his office decides to pull a prank on him that he’s won $25,000, good things start happening, but … Continue reading

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Mickey Blue Eyes (1999) Rated PG-13

An  auctioneer proposes to the daughter of mobster, unaware he would be asked to do favors. Starring Hugh Grant, James Caan, Jeanne Tripplehorn. This film was surprisingly fun to watch. It has everything you could want in a mafia comedy. It … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of Heaven (2011) Rated PG-13

A young woman has a life-changing visit with her doctor. Starring Kate Hudson, Gael García Bernal, Kathy Bates, Rosemarie DeWitt, Whoopi Goldberg, Treat Williams, Steven Weber, Peter Dinklage. When I see Kate Hudson’s name on a film, I expect to … Continue reading

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