Tag Archives: demons

The Man with the Golden Arm (1955) Rated TV-14

A junkie works with drug addiction while his wife and card sharks put him down. Starring Frank Sinatra, Eleanor Parker, and Kim Novak. What makes this film is Sinatra, who plays the junkie battling his demons while the people around … Continue reading

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Unbroken: Path to Redemption (2018) Rated PG-13

When the war ends, the battle begins. When Louis Zamperini comes home from the war, he meets, falls in love with, and marries his love. The battle begins – the guilt and PTSD from the war take a toll on … Continue reading

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The Numbers Station (2013) Rated R

A disgraced black ops agent is sent to a numbers station to protect a code operator. Starring John Cusack, Malin Akerman, and Liam Cunningham. I loved this movie more than the other critics have. It’s not really an action film; it’s … Continue reading

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Patrick Melrose (2018) Rated TV-MA

Following the death of his father, Patrick Melrose tries to overcome his addictions and demons that stem from his abusive father and indifferent mother. Based on the book by Edward St Aubyn. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Jennifer Jason Leigh, and Sebastian Maltz. … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Based on a novel, black comedy, Drama, films, Miniseries, Movie reviews, movies, Rated TV-MA, reviews, Showtime, Tv shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Iron Man 3 (2013) Rated PG-13

When Tony Stark’s world is torn apart by a terrorist, he starts rebuilding and seeking retribution. Starring  Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, and Don Cheadle. Iron Man 3 is the quintessential superhero movie. The film balances action and the superhero’s … Continue reading

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Fifty Shades Darker (2017) Rated R

In this second film of the Fifty Shades series, Christian continues to wrestle with his demons, and Anastasia gets a new job and confronts Christian’s previous women. Starring Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Eric Johnson, Kim Basinger, Marcia Gay Harden. I … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated R, reviews, Romance | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Oslo, August 31st (2011) Rated NR

A day in the life of Anders, a drug addict who leaves his treatment center to interview for a job and catch up with friends. Based on the novel, Will O’ the Wisp by Pierre Drieu La Rochelle. Starring Anders … Continue reading

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Wynonna Earp (SYFY) Rated TV-14

Based on the IDW Comic. Wynonna Earp is the great granddaughter of Wyatt Earp, who battles demons and other creatures. Starring Melanie Scrofano, Shamier Anderson, Tim Rozon. This is one of the worst shows on TV. The concept sounded interesting, but … Continue reading

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Amy (2015) Rated R

A documentary on Amy Winehouse through archival footage. Starring Amy Winehouse, Lauren Gilbert, Juliette Ashby. This film is interesting, to say the least. It tells the life story of Amy Winehouse’s rise to fame through the use of home videos. … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Biography, Documentary, films, Movie reviews, movies, Music, Rated R, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

The Wolverine (2013) Rated PG-13

The Wolverine is summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance where he is embroiled in a conflict that forces him to face his own demons. Based on the Wolverine mini-series by Chris Claremont and Frank Miller. Starring Hugh Jackman, Tao … Continue reading

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