Tag Archives: emotional

9/11 State of Emergency (2010) Rated NR

A drama documentary on the events of 9/11 from the key decision makers of that day. Starring Betty Ong, Ben Sliney, and Kelly Reyher. This documentary follows 9/11 throughout the day, starting with the first person to sound the alarm, Betty … Continue reading

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The Good Lord Bird (2020) Rated TV-MA

The abolitionist John Brown takes an enslaved boy as a member of his family, who becomes a witness at the raid of Harpers’ Ferry. Based on the book by James McBride. Starring Ethan Hawke, Joshua Caleb Johnson, and Beau Knapp. … Continue reading

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Connecting… (NBC) Rated TV-14

An ensemble cast gives a comedic performance of a group of friends trying to remain connected during a pandemic. Starring Otmara Marrero, Parvesh Cheena, and Cassie Beck. As the networks try to bank on the pandemic, and with shows rushed … Continue reading

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Inside Out (2015) Rated PG

A young girl moves from the Midwest to California when her emotions conflict with each other about the change. Starring Amy Poehler, Phyllis Smith, and Richard Kind. This is a fascinating take on emotions. Disney really took on a lot with this … Continue reading

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The Judge (2014) Rated TV-14

A big city lawyer returns to his childhood home where his father is a judge on trial for murder. Starring Robert Downey Jr., Robert Duvall, and Vera Farmiga. I love these types of stories, the classic drama of a long … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Crime, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated TV-14, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

My Giant (1998) Rated PG

A Hollywood agent stumbles upon a giant living in Romania and decides he’d be the perfect movie star. Starring Billy Crystal, Kathleen Quinlan, and Gheorghe Muresan. This film isn’t a bad movie. It’s not the best, but it is definitely … Continue reading

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Secret of Giving (1999) Rated PG

A single mother struggles to raise her son and keep her ranch during the Christmas season. Based on the book Christmas in Calico by Jack Curtis. Starring  Reba McEntire, Thomas Ian Griffith, and Ronny Cox. This made for TV movie is … Continue reading

Posted in 1999, Based on a Novel, Canadian Films, Christmas Films, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated PG, reviews, Western | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Christmas Heart (2012) Rated NR

When a teenager is in desperate need of a heart transplant his neighbors, family, and friends rally behind him and celebrate Christmas. Starring Teri Polo, Paul Essiembre, and Ty Wood. The one thing going for this film is that it is … Continue reading

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12 Angry Men (1957) Rated NR

A jury holdout forces his colleagues to reexamine the evidence against the defendant. Based on the play by Reginald Rose. Starring Martin Balsam, John Fiedler, Lee J. Cobb, Henry Fonda, Ed Begley. This film is simple, but what makes it stand … Continue reading

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A Dog’s Purpose (2017) Rated PG

A dog looks for his purpose in life through many lifetimes. Based on the book by W. Bruce Cameron. Starring Josh Gad, Dennis Quaid, Peggy Lipton, Britt Robertson This film takes you on the emotional roller coaster of this one … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Adventure, Based on a Novel, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated PG, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments