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The Ultimate Life (2013) Rated PG

A billionaire struggling with morality reexamines his life after finding his grandfather’s journal. Starring Logan Bartholomew, Ali Hillis, and Lee Meriwether. This is a sequel to the 2006 film The Ultimate Gift. The installment takes place after the first film with flashbacks … Continue reading

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Try Harder! (2021) Rated NR

Seniors at one of the best high schools in the country vie for acceptance to elite colleges in the country. Starring Alvan Cai, Shealand Fairchild, and Rachael Schmidt.  I know this documentary wanted to showcase the pressure kids in high … Continue reading

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Silver Bells (2005) Rated TV-G

Manhattanite Catherine O’Mara bonds with a boy who’s run away from his father. A year later, the father comes back to sell his Christmas trees and they reconnect. Starring Anne Heche, Tate Donovan, and Michael Mitchell. This film is very … Continue reading

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Queen Elizabeth’s Secret Agents (2018) Rated NR

A father and son duo become the first secret service in the world during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I. Starring Colin Tierney. This miniseries has talking heads walk us through the beginning of the first secret service that started … Continue reading

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Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency (BBCAmerica) Rated TV-14

Holistic detective Dirk Gently investigates cases involving the supernatural. Starring Samuel Barnett, Elijah Wood, and Hannah Marks. At first, this series seems to be too crazy and annoying to be of any entertainment, but I must say, it really is … Continue reading

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Shameless (Netflix) Rated TV-MA

This series follows the lives and relationships of the Gallagher family in Manchester. Starring David Threlfall, Rebecca Atkinson, and Alice Barry. This is the British version of the show Shameless. The Brits really do a wonderful job at comedy. While … Continue reading

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X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) Rated PG-13

 The X-Men send Wolverine into the past in order to right an event that is tragic for both humans and mutants. Starring Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, and Michael Fassbender.  This film combines both the older X-Men with the younger cast. … Continue reading

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X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) Rated PG-13

In the 1980s, the mutants fought against another mutant that wanted world destruction. Starring James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, and Jennifer Lawrence. This film sets up the storyline and the characters well in the first half of the movie. While the … Continue reading

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I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007) Rated PG-13

 A divorced mother falls in love with a younger man just as her daughter falls in love for the first time. Starring Michelle Pfeiffer, Paul Rudd, and Saoirse Ronan. This film struggles with finding its footing. It’s a mixed bag … Continue reading

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Grand Crew (NBC) Rated TV-14

A group of friends talk about the ups and downs of life at a wine bar. Starring Echo Kellum, Nicole Byer, and Justin Cunningham. While the actors were wonderful and the writing was brilliant during the first episode, the series … Continue reading

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