Tag Archives: fame

Love & Mercy (2014) Rated PG-13

 In the 60s, The Beach Boys’ leader, Brian Wilson, struggles with his mental illness while writing the song, “Love & Mercy.” Starring Paul Dano, John Cusack, and Elizabeth Banks. This film bounces back and forth between two periods in Wilson’s … Continue reading

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The Bradshaw Bunch (E!) Rated TV-14

From real life hijacks, Terry Bradshaw and family juggle football, fame, and ranch life in Oklahoma. Starring Lacey Bradshaw, Rachel Bradshaw, and Tammy Bradshaw. Well, this show is like all the other famous reality shows. We all know Terry Bradshaw’s antics, and … Continue reading

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Laurel Canyon (Epix) Rated TV-14

A look at the mythical time when the residents of Laurel Canyon lived and breathed the music scene. Starring Jackson Browne, Don Henley, and Michelle Phillips. This documentary takes you down the road of musicians that came to live in … 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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Hero (2014) Rated NR

A little league coach pursues fame and fortune, which causes broken relationships around him, including his relationship with his son. Determined to fix those relationships, he starts a new little league team of fathers and sons. Starring Burgess Jenkins, Mark … Continue reading

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The Personality Kid (1934) Rated NR

Ritzy McCarty is a professional fighter who is managed by his wife, Joan. She wants him to continue fighting only until they have money, but he wants more. Starring Pat O’Brien, Glenda Farrell, and Claire Dodd. This is just a snippet … Continue reading

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Happy Together (CBS) Rated TV-PG

Claire and Jake’s married life is routine until megastar Cooper shows up at their door. Starring Damon Wayans Jr., Amber Stevens West, and Stephnie Weir. This is a cute, funny show about a married couple whose life is spiced up when … Continue reading

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Meet the Peetes (Hallmark) Rated TV-G

This reality series follows the Peetes as they raise their kids, work on their charity, and live with Holly’s mother. Starring Rodney Peete Jr., Rodney Peete, Dolores Robinson. This series is structured like a typical reality TV show, with one notable … Continue reading

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I Saw the Light (2015) Rated R

The story of Hank Williams’ short life, including his rise to fame and the impact it had on his health. Based on the book, Hank Williams: The Biography by Colin Escott, George Merritt, and William MacEwen. Starring Tom Hiddleston, Elizabeth … Continue reading

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Amy (2015) Rated R

A documentary on Amy Winehouse through archival footage. Starring Amy Winehouse, Lauren Gilbert, Juliette Ashby. This film is interesting, to say the least. It tells the life story of Amy Winehouse’s rise to fame through the use of home videos. … Continue reading

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