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The War with Grandpa (2020) Rated PG

When his grandfather moves into his house and his room, Peter declares war against him. Starring Robert De Niro, Uma Thurman, and Rob Riggle. This was a horrible film. The filmmakers tried to toe the line between violent and cheesy … Continue reading

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Frosty Returns (1992) Rated TV-G

The continuing story of Frosty as he fights against a force opposing Christmas. Starring Jonathan Winters, Jan Hooks, and Andrea Martin. I think the filmmakers were trying to make an updated version of Frosty. Alas, it didn’t work. Frosty is a jolly … Continue reading

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Love Fraud (2020) Rated TV-MA

This docuseries follows the search for Richard Scott Smith, who marries women for their money and then leaves them. The series is in real time as the women who have been left behind band together to catch him. Starring Jason … Continue reading

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Biography: I Want My MTV (2019) Rated TV-14

In 1981, a new tv channel was born that was different than any other channel. It was a new format for young people and an outlet for musicians and filmmakers. Starring Tori Amos, Jack Antonoff, and Jeff Ayeroff. This documentary interviews the … Continue reading

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Retaliation (2017) Rated R

An adult victim of childhood sexual abuse confronts his past. Starring Alex Ferns, Orlando Bloom, and Janet Montgomery. This is not a very clean script. It’s a very difficult film to watch, and I’m sure it was difficult to make with the … Continue reading

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First Cow (2019) Rated PG-13

A cook travels with a group of fur trappers to Oregon where he meets a Chinese immigrant. They go on a journey to find their fortune and become successful business associates. Starring Alia Shawkat, John Magaro, and Dylan Smith. This … 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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Christmas Land (2015) Rated TV-G

A woman plans to sell the Christmas tree farm that she inherits until she meets the townspeople and her lawyer. Starring Nikki Deloach, Luke Macfarlane, and Maureen McCormick. This is another formulaic film made by Hallmark. For the most part, … Continue reading

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Christmas Incorporated (2015) Rated TV-G

A woman lands a new job because of a mistaken identity, and her first task is to accompany her boss to a failing toy factory. Starring Shenae Grimes-Beech, Steve Lund, and Ron Lea. This film is the basic Christmas film … Continue reading

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Inside the Vatican (2019) Rated NR

Filmed inside the Vatican for one year, the filmmakers give us a look at the workings of the inner sanctum of this independent City State. Starring Paul Gallagher and Pope Francis. This miniseries takes us behind the scenes of the … Continue reading

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