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Black Monday (Showtime) Rated TV-MA

A group of outsiders takes on the old boys of Wall Street in the 1980s. Starring Don Cheadle, Andrew Rannells, and Paul Scheer. This series takes on the story behind the worst stock market crash in history. Here we follow a … Continue reading

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Dallas Buyers Club (2013) Rated R

In 1985, when Ron Woodroof is diagnosed with AIDS, he discovers that he’ll have to buck the system to get the drugs he needs for himself as well as others who are diagnosed with the disease. Starring Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, … Continue reading

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It’s Complicated (2009) Rated R

At their son’s graduation, a divorced couple reunites, but one of them has already remarried. Starring Meryl Streep, Steve Martin, and Alec Baldwin. This film is only complicated for the characters involved. Having been divorced for ten years, Jane and Jake … Continue reading

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Taskmaster (ComedyCentral) Rated TV-14

Based on the UK game show, contestants use their creativity to complete the tasks at hand. Starring Reggie Watts, Alex Horne, and Kate Berlant. I was actually quite surprised by this one. I approached the show thinking it was going to … Continue reading

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This is the End (2013) Rated R

While attending a party at James Franco’s house, celebrities find themselves at the start of the Apocalypse. Starring James Franco, Jonah Hill, and Seth Rogen. This is by far the worst film I have seen this year – it’s not even … Continue reading

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How to Survive a Plague (2012) Rated NR

A look at the two coalitions, ACT UP and TAG (Treatment Action Group), who have turned AIDS from a death sentence into a manageable condition.  Starring Ed Koch, David Barr, Bob Rafsky. This documentary explores the start of the AIDS … Continue reading

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Mary + Jane (MTV) Rated TV-MA

A couple of L.A. roommates work to get their pot delivery business into the “The Green 15”.  Starring Scout Durwood, Jessica Rothe. At first glance, this looks like a show about female buddies who are high on drugs, but it’s … Continue reading

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012) Rated PG-13

A shy freshman is taken under the wings of a couple of seniors. Based on the book by Stephen Chbosky.  Starring Logan Lerman, Dylan McDermott, Kate Walsh, Nina Dobrev, Paul Rudd, Emma Watson, Mae Whitman, Joan Cusack. Wow, this movie … Continue reading

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Flight (2012) Rated R

A pilot saves almost all his passengers when his plane malfunctions. During the investigation of the accident it is discovered that the pilot was drunk. Starring Nadine Velazquez, Denzel Washington, Carter Cabassa. This film is a great character study played … Continue reading

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That Awkward Game Show (Spike) Rated TV-14

A game show where a parent and a child compete for prizes while answering awkward questions. Starring Jacqui Denski, Jon Denski, Jeff Dye. I have to say this show fall under the TMI (too much information) category.  I do not … Continue reading

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