Tag Archives: Family

October Sky (1999) Rated PG

The true story of Homer Hickam, who was inspired by Sputnik, and went into rocketry. Based on the book Rocket Boys by Homer Hickam. Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, and Laura Dern. This is a typical story of a small-town … Continue reading

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I Am Dying (2015) Rated TV-14

A documentary follows the last days of 32-year-old Renee Heidtman. We see her family and friends help care for her and come to terms with Renee’s impending death. Starring Renee Heidtman. This documentary is an intimate look at Renee’s last … Continue reading

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Surviving R. Kelly Part II: The Reckoning (Lifetime) Rated TV-14

The second season of Surviving R. Kelly features new interviews with survivors, psychologists, and experts on the Kelly case. Starring Jim DeRogatis, Gerald Griggs, and Candice Norcott. This show continues to bring light to the allegations against Kelly. We have … Continue reading

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Maybe I’ll Come Home in the Spring (1971) Rated NR

After finding out the hippie lifestyle isn’t all that it’s made out to seem, Dennie comes home to more judgement. Starring Sally Field, Eleanor Parker, and Lane Bradbury. I thought that this was a realistic look at what the true … Continue reading

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Garth Brooks: The Road I’m On (A&E) Rated NR

A look at the life of Garth Brooks from the start of his career to now. Starring Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood. Brooks and his family open up about their life and his career in this documentary. What we learn … Continue reading

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Annie (2014) Rated PG

A foster child has her life change when a mayoral candidate takes her in as a campaign move. Starring Jamie Foxx, Quvenzhané Wallis, and Rose Byrne. Seriously, this film leaves out everything that made the original Annie special. There was … 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

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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014) Rated PG

 Alexander, always seems to have a bad day but when the worst day of his life seems to happen the bad day expands to his family. Based on the book by Judith Viorst. Starring Steve Carell, Jennifer Garner, Ed Oxenbould … Continue reading

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The First Christmas: The Story of the First Christmas Snow (1975) Rated NR

A young shepherd is blinded by lightning and is taken in by some nuns in a local abbey. Starring Angela Lansbury, Cyril Ritchard, and David Kelley. This film has a wonderful story about a young boy who doesn’t have a … Continue reading

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Baker’s Hawk (1976) Rated G

A young boy nurses an injured hawk back to health, and along the way, he gains courage. Starring Clint Walker, Burl Ives, and Diane Baker. This is a classic film that is great for families to watch together. Everyone has … Continue reading

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