Tag Archives: dark

UnREAL (Lifetime) Rated TV-MA

A drama goes behind the scenes of a dating show competition production. Starring Shiri Appleby, Craig Bierko, and Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman. This show is interesting, especially with all the hype around reality shows and how they work. The drama does take … Continue reading

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Charmed (TheWB) Rated TV-14

Three sisters discover they are witches and must battle the dark forces that are against them. Starring Holly Marie Combs, Alyssa Milano, and Brian Krause. First off, watching this after a few years, the style of the 90s is very … Continue reading

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Jane Eyre (1943) Rated NR

Orphaned Jane Eyre is hired by Edward Rochester to care for his daughter. Based on the book by Charlotte Brontë.  Starring Orson Welles, Joan Fontaine, and Margaret O’Brien. I rather enjoyed this version of Jane Eyre. It is not as … Continue reading

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Dead Like Me (Showtime) Rated TV-14

After being killed by a falling toilet, Georgia (George) becomes a grim reaper that rescues souls before they die. Starring Ellen Muth, Callum Blue, and Jasmine Guy. I love this show. You can’t take it too seriously, but I love … Continue reading

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Thor: The Dark World (2013) Rated PG-13

Dr. Jane Foster finds Aether after hundreds of years of it being hidden by the gods of Asgard. She becomes the host and is sent to Asgard before the Dark Elf Malekith can use her as a weapon. Starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, and … Continue reading

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Dracula (NBC) Rated TV-14

Dracula travels back to London to extract revenge against those who hurt him years ago. Along the way, he falls in love with a woman who reminds him of his first love. Starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Jessica De Gouw, and … Continue reading

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Arthur Newman (2012) Rated R

A man fakes his own death to start a new life with a woman who is also trying to forget her past. Starring Colin Firth, Emily Blunt, and Lucas Hedges. At first glance, this film looks good; you have Firth and Blunt, … Continue reading

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The Deep Blue Sea (2011) Rated R

A woman married to a British judge is caught in an explosive love affair with a Royal Air Force pilot. Starring Ann Mitchell, Jolyon Coy, Karl Johnson, Rachel Weisz, Simon Russell Beale, Tom Hiddleston. This film was difficult to watch. The wife is a complex character … 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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New This Week on DVD, February 7, 2017

 The 9th Life of Louis Drax (R) A psychologist who begins working with a young boy who has suffered a near-fatal fall finds himself drawn into a mystery that tests the boundaries of fantasy and reality. Starring Jamie Dornan, Aiden … Continue reading

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