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Red Dawn (2012) Rated PG-13

 A group of teenagers try to save their home town when they are attacked by  North Koreans. Starring Chris Hemsworth, Josh Peck, Josh Hutcherson, Adrianne Palicki, Connor Cruise. This is an updated remake of the original 1984 film. Instead of … Continue reading

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Sully (2016) Rated PG-13

The story of Chesley Sullenberger, the pilot who successful landed a plane in the Hudson River. Starring Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Valerie Mahaffey, Laura Linney. I believe we are all familiar with the story of the miracle on the Hudson, … Continue reading

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Colony (USA) Rated NR

Set in the future, the Bowman family tries to keep their family together when their world is occupied by an outside force. Some people work with the intruders, while others fight against them. Starring Josh Holloway, Sarah Wayne Callies, Peter Jacobson, Tory … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, August 4, 2015

 The Divergent Series: Insurgent (PG-13) Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart with the help from others on her side. Starring Kate Winslet, Jai Courtney, … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day 2015

Fiddler on the Roof (1971) Rated G Director Norman Jewison chronicles the trials of Jewish peasant Tevye, the humble father of three strong-willed daughters and husband to oft-objecting wife Golde in pre-revolutionary Russia.    It’s a Wonderful Life (1946) Rated … Continue reading

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Atlas Shrugged: Part I (2011) Rated PG-13

Based on the novel by  Ayn Rand. Railroad executive Dagny Taggart and steel mogul Henry Rearden fight against the authoritarian government of the United States. Starring Taylor Schilling, Grant Bowler, Matthew Marsden I didn’t find this film too bad. It played on … Continue reading

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The Darkest Hour (2011) Rated PG-13

Five survivors from an alien attack in Moscow try to fight back against them. Starring Emile Hirsch, Olivia Thirlby, Max Minghella, Rachael Taylor, Joel Kinnaman As in all thriller’s the concept that survivors all make poor decisions is very evident … Continue reading

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The Spirit (2008) Rated PG-13

The Spirit’s mission is to fight the bad forces of Central City. Starring Jaime King, Gabriel Macht, Dan Gerrity, Eric Balfour, Eva Mendes, Frank Miller I must say this film is pretty bad. I struggled with understanding the characters or … Continue reading

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Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013) Rated PG-13

A chronicle of Nelson Mandela’s life from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa. Based on the book by Nelson Mandela. Starring Idris Elba, Naomie Harris, Tony Kgoroge … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013) Rated PG-13

Continuing story of The Hunger Games based on the book Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins. Katniss and Peeta must now fight for their lives in 75th Quarter Quell Hunger Games. Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, Jack Quaid, Woody Harrelson, Josh … Continue reading

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