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Hip Hop: The Songs That Shook America (2019) Rated NR

A documentary series tells the cultural revolution of Hip Hop over 40 years since its conception. Each episode tells the story behind a song that transformed the genre. Starring Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter, Shawn Gee, and Alex … Continue reading

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Christmas TV History: Christmas In July

This is the third year in which I participated in Joanna Wilson’s Christmas In July questionnaire from her blog, Christmas TV History. Wilson offers this questionnaire every year; anyone can participate. Every year the questionnaire focuses on christmas entertainment in … Continue reading

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Safe Haven (2013) Rated PG-13

 A young woman with a past comes to Southport, North Carolina where she bonds with a widower. Based on the book by Nicholas Sparks. Starring Julianne Hough, Irene Ziegler, Jon Kohler, Josh Duhamel, Cobie Smulders. Although I have always been a fan of Nicholas … Continue reading

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Heart and Souls (1993) Rated PG-13

 A businessman is reunited with his guardian angels from childhood in order for them to pass into the afterlife and giving him a reason to live. Starring Robert Downey Jr., Charles Grodin, Alfre Woodard, Kyra Sedgwick, Tom Sizemore, Elisabeth Shue. This is one of my favorite … Continue reading

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Born in China (2016) Rated G

Disney goes in the heart of China to witness the lives of a baby panda, a golden monkey, and a snow leopard. Starring John Krasinski. I was so looking forward to this documentary. Some of my favorite animals are from China, … Continue reading

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Christmas TV History: Christmas In July

This is the second year in which I participated in Joanna Wilson’s Christmas In July questionnaire from her blog, Christmas TV History. Wilson offers this questionnaire every year; anyone can participate. This year she focused on Santa Claus and our … Continue reading

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Adventures in Babysitting (2016) Rated TV-G

Two teen rival babysitters join forces when one of the kids sneaks into the city. Starring Sabrina Carpenter, Sofia Carson, Nikki Hahn. This film is a remake of the 1987 film by the same name, which remains one of my … Continue reading

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Silver Linings Playbook (2012) Rated R

After a stint in a mental institution, a former teacher moves in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife, all while meeting a new girl who sees him for who he really is. Starring Bradley Cooper, Jennifer … Continue reading

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The Sons of Mistletoe (2001) Rated NR

When the benefactor of a boys’ home dies, the home is in danger of closing. Starring Roma Downey, George Newbern, Scott Terra, Doris Roberts. Get out the Kleenex; this movie is a tear jerker. It’s the story of a daughter … Continue reading

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Christmas TV History: Christmas In July

This year, I participated in Joanna Wilson’s Christmas In July questionnaire from her blog, Christmas TV History.  Wilson offers this questionnaire every year; anyone can participate.  It was fun to think of all my favorite Christmas movies and what I enjoyed … Continue reading

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