Tag Archives: father

Jack Frost (1998) Rated PG

A father that breaks promises to his son dies in an accident; one year later he returns as a snowman to make things right for his son. Starring Michael Keaton, Kelly Preston, and Joseph Cross. This is one of those crazy and … Continue reading

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Heels (Starz) Rated TV-MA

Two brothers are rivals, both in the ring and out, as they vie for national attention. Starring Stephen Amell, Alexander Ludwig, and Alison Luff.  This is a brilliantly written show. At first, I thought it was only about wrestling, but … Continue reading

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Vice Versa (1988) Rated PG

A divorced executive and his son touch a Tibetan skull, which causes their minds to switch bodies. Starring Judge Reinhold, Fred Savage, and Corinne Bohrer. I was pleasantly surprised with the performances of Reinhold and Savage as father and son, respectively. … Continue reading

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Crikey! It’s Shark Week (2021) Rated NR

Robert Irwin goes face to face with a Great White along with conservationists Paul de Gelder and Madison Stewart. Starring Robert Clarence Irwin, Paul de Gelder, and Charlie Huveneers. Basically, the show is more about a celebrity swimming with a … Continue reading

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Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You (2016) Rated UR

A look at the life, work, and political activism of Norman Lear. Starring John Amos, Bea Arthur, and Adrienne Barbeau. This documentary looks at the life of one of the most influential TV producers. Lear tells his life story of … Continue reading

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The Night They Saved Christmas (1984) Rated NR

An oil company wants to drill in the Arctic right where Santa lives. Santa enlists the help of a mother and son to convince the father, who works for the oil company, not to drill. Starring Jaclyn Smith, Art Carney, Paul … Continue reading

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Ulee’s Gold (1997) Rated R

Ulee is a beekeeper just trying to keep his family together, but his son’s cohorts have other ideas. Starring Peter Fonda, Patricia Richardson, and Christine Dunford. This film isn’t what I expected; it’s slow-paced films as the story unfolds. It … Continue reading

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The Confirmation (2016) Rated PG-13

A divorced father and his son spend a weekend together and discover more about family bonding. Starring Clive Owen, Maria Bello, and Jaeden Martell. This is one of those films that is just enjoyable to watch. Here we have a … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs (2015) Rated R

This film goes behind the scenes of three different product launches and focuses on the man behind the digital revolution, Steve Jobs. Starring Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, and Seth Rogen. This film doesn’t dive into the life of Jobs; it … 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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