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Ragdoll (AMC) Rated NR

 Detectives untangle the case of the Ragdoll killer, who combines six murders into one person like a ragdoll. Based on the book by Daniel Cole. Starring Lucy Hale, Henry Lloyd-Hughes, and Thalissa Teixeira.  This show just seems too crazy. There … Continue reading

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Van Helsing (Syfy) Rated TV-14

Vanessa Helsing, a distant relative to the vampire hunter Abraham Van Helsing, finds that the world is now taken over by vampires. Starring Kelly Overton, Jonathan Scarfe, and Aleks Paunovic. I thought this series would be interesting to watch, but … Continue reading

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Landscapers (2021) Rated TV-MA

 A British couple becomes the focus of an investigation of two bodies buried in the back yard of a house in England. Starring Olivia Colman, David Thewlis, and Kate O’Flynn.  This miniseries is based on a true story. There is … Continue reading

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The Bronze (2015) Rated R

A washed-up former Olympic Bronze medalist reluctantly trains an up and coming gymnast. Starring Melissa Rauch, Gary Cole, Thomas Middleditch, Sebastian Stan, Cecily Strong, Haley Lu Richardson, and Craig Kilborn. This film is interesting. It’s one of the better written … Continue reading

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Hunters (SYFY) Rated NR

  When an FBI agent’s wife disappears, he discovers a government agency that tracks terrorists not of this world. Based on the novel, Alien Hunter, by Whitley Strieber. Starring Nathan Phillips, Britne Oldford, and Mark Coles Smith. I think this … Continue reading

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First Cow (2019) Rated PG-13

A cook travels with a group of fur trappers to Oregon where he meets a Chinese immigrant. They go on a journey to find their fortune and become successful business associates. Starring Alia Shawkat, John Magaro, and Dylan Smith. This … Continue reading

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New This Month for Streaming, June 2020

 Spelling the Dream (Netflix) Premiers June 3 Rated TV-G A documentary that chronicles the ups and downs of four students as they prepare for the Scripps National Spelling Bee.  Starring Srinivas Ayyagari, Jacques Bailly, Valerie Browning  Queer Eye Season 5 … Continue reading

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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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