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Missing Dial (NatGeo) Rated NR

In July 2014, Cody Roman Dial Jr. vanished while doing a solo trek through the jungle in Central America. The evidence soon indicates foul play, and a team of explorers and FBI agents follow Dial’s trail to discover answers to his … Continue reading

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Law & Order: Criminal Intent (NBC) Rated TV-14

 This series is the third installment of the Law & Order franchise. The focus is on the NYPD’s major case squad. The detectives investigate high profile cases while we see the criminals from their viewpoint during the crime. Starring  Kathryn … Continue reading

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Race (2016) Rated PG-13

Jesse Owens becomes the greatest track and field athlete in history and is thrust into the spotlight in the 1936 Olympics hosted by Nazi Germany. Starring Stephan James, Jason Sudeikis, and Eli Goree. This film is a typical sports film … Continue reading

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Fight the Power: The Protests That Changed America (2021) Rated NR

A documentary focuses on key impacts of protests on the evolution of the United States, from past to present. Starring Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jelani Cobb, and Robyn Muncy.  There are a couple of problems with this film. Abdul-Jabbar tells us the … Continue reading

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Tulsa: The Fire and the Forgotten (2021) Rated NR

100 years later, we look at the explosion of violence that happened in the Black Wall Street district of Tulsa that was destroyed by a mob of white residents. Starring Michel Martin. This documentary helps bring to light the history … Continue reading

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The Story of God with Morgan Freeman (NatGeo) Rated TV-14

Morgan Freeman travels the world in search of the different facets of God. He looks at how different religions explain death, creation, and sins. Starring Morgan Freeman, Mark Bozzuti-Jones, and Amir Hussain. I really enjoyed Morgan Freeman’s study of the … Continue reading

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Big Fish (2003) Rated PG-13

  A son tries to sort facts from fiction about his father’s life. Starring Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, and Billy Crudup.  This is a brilliant film about a father and son’s relationship. Will Bloom heads home to see his dad … Continue reading

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Cellblock 6: Female Lock Up (TLC) Rated NR

A documentary series that looks at the lives of women who are incarcerated in the Gwinnett County Jail. Starring Mark Behar and Allen Farmer. This is brilliant documentary series. It brings to life the lives of women who live in … Continue reading

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Trumbo (2015) Rated R

In 1947, Dalton Trumbo was one of the top screenwriters until he and other artists were blacklisted for their political beliefs. Starring Bryan Cranston, Michael Stuhlbarg, and David Maldonado. This film tells the story of Trumbo, a screenwriter in Hollywood … Continue reading

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