Tag Archives: fictional

Assembly Required (History) Rated TV-PG

Home repair experts compete to rebuild everyday household items. Starring Tim Allen, Richard Karn, and April Wilkerson. This game show tries to bring the fictional “Tool Time” to life. It had some difficulty in starting due to the Covid restrictions. … Continue reading

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Outsiders (WGN) Rated TV-MA

A series that portrays the power struggles in the hills of Appalachia. Starring David Morse, Ryan Hurst, and Kyle Gallner. This series has a refreshing new storyline. Although, the story is not the best written. There are too many plot … Continue reading

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The Revenant (2015) Rated R

A frontiersman fights for survival during a fur trading expedition in the 1820s when left for dead after being mauled by a bear. Based on the book, The Revenant: A Novel of Revenge by Michael Punke. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, … Continue reading

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The Good Lord Bird (2020) Rated TV-MA

The abolitionist John Brown takes an enslaved boy as a member of his family, who becomes a witness at the raid of Harpers’ Ferry. Based on the book by James McBride. Starring Ethan Hawke, Joshua Caleb Johnson, and Beau Knapp. … Continue reading

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CripTales (BBCAmerica) Rated NR

Each episode features a fictional monologue by a person with a disability. Starring Liz Carr, Mat Fraser, and Robert Softley Gale. This show is interesting and fun. We see fictional takes on the lives of people who are disabled. The writing is … Continue reading

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The Pagemaster (1994) Rated G

An outcast boy enters a library during a storm and discovers a realm of fictional books that takes him on a journey to find his way home. Starring Macaulay Culkin, Kanin Howell, and Alexis Kirschner. I just discovered this gem recently. … Continue reading

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Queen & Slim (2019) Rated R

A couple’s first date takes a turn for the worst when they are stopped by police.  Starring Daniel Kaluuya, Jodie Turner-Smith, and Bokeem Woodbine. This is the worst film. We have a couple that escalates the traffic, causing the police … Continue reading

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The Spoils Before Dying (2015) Rated TV-14

A fictional author creates a film adaptation of his epic tale in which a pianist-turned-detective investigates a murder in the 1950s underground jazz scene. Starring Michael Kenneth Williams, Kristen Wiig, and Bérénice Marlohe. I get that this show is supposed … Continue reading

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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) Rated R

The adventures of a concierge of a legendary hotel in the fictional country of the Republic of Zubrowka. Starring Ralph Fiennes, F. Murray Abraham, and Mathieu Amalric. I have to say that I wasn’t expecting to see what I saw … Continue reading

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