Tag Archives: family members

Rewind (2019) Rated NR

Looking through his father’s family video collection, a young man looks back on his boyhood and reconstructs the abuse that passed through the generations. Starring Sasha Joseph Neulinger. This is a brilliant documentary as Sasha uncovers his family’s years of … Continue reading

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The Atlanta Child Murders (ID) Rated TV-14

Between 1979 and 1981, 29 African American children went missing and were found dead in Atlanta. Starring Dion Graham, Echefulam Madubuike, and Campbell Cox. This miniseries is well done. We have interviews with family members, police officers, and the press. … Continue reading

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Relative Race (BYUtv) Rated TV-G

A race uses DNA as a roadmap around the United States as four teams race to find their family members to win $25,000. Starring Rolexis Delaney and Dan Debenham. Bring your tissues when you watch this show. Each leg of … Continue reading

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Dopesick Nation (Viceland) Rated TV-MA

The series follows two recovering addicts as they assist other addicts with recovery in the midst of the opioid epidemic. Starring Allie Severino. I have yet to like a show on Viceland. So far, the shows they’ve produced are nothing … Continue reading

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Executed with Deborah Norville (Reelz) Rated NR

Host Deborah Norville looks at real-life crime sprees and criminals where capital punishment was the final answer. Starring Deborah Norville, Andrew Weiss, and Sean Cranston. This show walks us through the timelines of crimes with the most notorious criminals. We … Continue reading

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Everybody Loves Raymond (CBS) Rated TV-PG

The comical life of sports writer, Ray Barone, and his family. Starring Ray Romano, Patricia Heaton, and Brad Garrett. This show is wonderfully written. The characters are all stereotypical family members, but the actors do an excellent job of bringing … Continue reading

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Perfect Strangers (2001) Rated NR

A family comes together during a reunion that reveals more than expected. Starring Michael Gambon, Lindsay Duncan, and Matthew Macfadyen. This is a great subtle family drama. Here we have a group of family members that come together for a reunion, … Continue reading

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Churchill’s Secret (2016) Rated PG

Prime Minister Winston Churchill suffers a stroke, unbeknownst to the world, during the summer of 1953. Based on the book, The Churchill Secret: KBO by Jonathan Smith. Starring Michael Gambon, Romola Garai, Lindsay Duncan, Daisy Lewis, Matthew Macfadyen. As a … Continue reading

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Nothing Like the Holidays (2008) Rated PG-13

A Puerto Rican family living in Chicago may be having their Christmas together. Starring Alfred Molina, Elizabeth Peña, Freddy Rodríguez, John Leguizamo, Debra Messing. This movie was a loud mess. I think the filmmakers were going for the stereotypical Puerto … Continue reading

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New Shows This Fall on TV 2015

 Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris (NBC) Rated NR A variety show starring Neil Patrick Harris. Inspired by the U.K. program “Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway.” Premieres Sept. 15  Heroes Reborn (NBC) Rated NR The Supernatural phenomenon begins again … Continue reading

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