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Joe Papp in Five Acts (2012) Rated NR

 Joe Papp is a producer and director who believes theater is for everyone, regardless of status or race. Starring Olympia Dukakis, David Hare, and David Henry Hwang.  Joe Papp is someone I could agree with and also disagree with. I … Continue reading

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Wait Until Dark (1967) Rated NR

A blind woman is terrorized by a group of thugs looking for drugs in her apartment. Based on the play by Frederick Knott. Starring Audrey Hepburn, Alan Arkin, and Richard Crenna. This is one of those films that you think you … Continue reading

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BAFTA Film Awards Winners 2021

Best Film Nomadland Outstanding British Film of the Year Promising Young Woman Best Leading Actor Anthony Hopkins for The Father Best Leading Actress Frances McDormand for Nomadland Best Supporting Actor Daniel Kaluuya for Judas and the Black Messiah Best Supporting … Continue reading

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BAFTA Film Awards Nominees 2021

Best Film NomadlandPromising Young WomanThe FatherThe MauritanianThe Trial of the Chicago 7 Outstanding British Film of the Year Calm with HorsesHis HouseLimboMogul MowgliPromising Young WomanRocksSaint MaudThe DigThe FatherThe Mauritanian Best Leading Actor Adarsh Gourav for The White TigerAnthony Hopkins for … Continue reading

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The Comey Rule (2020) Rated TV-MA

This miniseries tells the story of former FBI Dir. Comey and President Trump as they collide while they differ on ethnics and loyalty. Based on the book, A Higher Loyalty by James Comey. Starring Jeff Daniels, Holly Hunter, and Michael … Continue reading

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Mr. Miracle (2014) Rated TV-G

 A guardian angel poses as an English teacher, to help a woman find her way before christmas. Based on the story by Debbie Macomber. Starring Kendra Anderson, Candus Churchill, Andrew Francis, Rob Morrow I was rather disappointed by this film. … Continue reading

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Just Mercy (2019) Rated PG-13

A civil rights lawyer takes on a case of a condemned man on death row. Based on the book and true story of Bryan Stevenson. Starring Jamie Foxx, Charlie Pye Jr., and Michael Harding. This film isn’t the best written, … Continue reading

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Kelly Asbury (1960-2020)

Toy Story (1995) Rated G A cowboy doll is profoundly threatened and jealous when a new spaceman figure supplants him as top toy in a boy’s room. Beauty and the Beast (1991) Rated G A prince cursed to spend his … Continue reading

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Joel Schumacher (1939-2020)

The Phantom of the Opera (2004) Rated PG-13 A young soprano becomes the obsession of a disfigured and murderous musical genius who lives beneath the Paris Opéra House. House of Cards (2013) Rated TV-MA A Congressman works with his equally … Continue reading

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Lynn Shelton (1965–2020)

 Shameless (2011) Rated TV-MA A scrappy, feisty, fiercely loyal Chicago family makes no apologies.   Fresh Off the Boat (2015) Rated TV-PG A Taiwanese family makes their way in America during the 1990s.  New Girl (2011) Rated TV-14 After a bad … Continue reading

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