Tag Archives: dreams

The Music in Me (2015) Rated TV-G

A singer leaves her dreams behind in order to take care of her family until some musically-challenged strangers remind her of her dream. Starring Debbie Gibson, Antonio Cupo, and Gloria Reuben. This film seems like it’s a contrived story. The … Continue reading

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October Sky (1999) Rated PG

The true story of Homer Hickam, who was inspired by Sputnik, and went into rocketry. Based on the book Rocket Boys by Homer Hickam. Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, and Laura Dern. This is a typical story of a small-town … Continue reading

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Aladdin (2019) Rated PG

A street urchin and a vizier both vie for a magic lamp that makes all your dreams come true. Starring Will Smith, Mena Massoud, and Naomi Scott. I wasn’t impressed by Disney’s live-action remake. The songs are not memorable; they … Continue reading

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Splitting Adam (2015) Rated TV-G

Adam discovers his uncle’s tanning bed, which turns out to be a cloning device. Now, Adam finds that his clones can help him get the girl of his dreams and take care of his enemy. Starring Jace Norman, Isabela Moner, … Continue reading

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The Happiest Millionaire (1967) Rated G

A young Irish immigrant lands a job at an eccentric billionaire’s home where the father keeps alligators for pets, and the daughter tries to find the man of her dreams who isn’t afraid of her father. Starring Fred MacMurray, Greer … Continue reading

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A Star is Born (1937) Rated NR

A young woman comes to Hollywood and dreams of stardom but only achieves the fame with an alcoholic, former leading man whose stardom is behind him. Starring Janet Gaynor, Fredric March, and Menjou. The first version of A Star is … Continue reading

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The Wife (2017) Rated R

A wife questions the life she has led when her husband wins the Nobel Prize for Literature. Based on the book by Meg Wolitzer. Starring Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, and Max Irons. The film is a character study of a woman … Continue reading

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Adult World (2013) Rated R

 A college graduate who believes she is destined to be a great poet is forced to work in an adult shop while being mentored by the reclusive writer, Rat Billings. Starring Emma Roberts, Summer Shelton, and Chris Riggi. This film isn’t … Continue reading

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Grace Unplugged (2013) Rated PG

Grace is a great singer, but at the age of 18, she gets a break in the music biz and is thrust into the limelight. Now, her faith is tested. Starring AJ Michalka, James Denton, and Kevin Pollak. This is a … Continue reading

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Lucky in Love (2014) Rated TV-PG

When Mira’s April Fool jokes materialize, her fantasy life comes true. Although her fantasy life has its own challenges, she must decide if she wants her dream life or the life that makes her happy. Starring Jessica Szohr, Benjamin Hollingsworth, and Ryan … Continue reading

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