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CIA vs. Bin Laden: First In (2021) Rated NR

 It is now 20 years after 9/11 and 10 years after Bin Laden’s death. This documentary reveals the CIA’s 10-year hunt for Bin Laden.  I thought this film did a wonderful job at putting the hunt for and killing of Bin … Continue reading

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Unforgettable (CBS) Rated TV-14

A former detective has a rare ability to remember everything she experiences, including visual detail. Starring Poppy Montgomery, Dylan Walsh, and James Hiroyuki Liao. This show is brilliantly written; although, there are problems with it. One, it’s unoriginal. This show … Continue reading

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It’s Christmas, Carol! (2012) Rated TV-G

A publishing executive is visited by the ghost of her former boss, who tells her she has lost sight of the important things in life. Based on the book A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. Starring Emmanuelle Vaugier, Carrie Fisher, … Continue reading

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American History X (1998) Rated R

A former neo-Nazi tries to prevent his younger brother from going down the same path as him. Starring Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, and Beverly D’Angelo. I was not impressed with this film. Neither the story or the characters pull you … Continue reading

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The Remains of the Day (1993) Rated PG

A butler who sacrifices everything for his employer realizes too late that his loyalty was misguided. Starring  John Haycraft, Christopher Reeve, and Anthony Hopkins. This film starts in the 1950s when the house that Mr. Stevens, the butler, has worked … Continue reading

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Preppy Killer: My Friend the Murderer (2021) Rated NR

Margo Manhattan gives us a look at former friend, Robert Chambers, who murdered Jennifer Levin in Central Park. Starring Megan Fleming, Hunter Hart Lightner, and Randy McDaniel. This special looks at the Preppy Killer, who he was, how the media … Continue reading

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Almost Paradise (WGN) Rated NR

A former DEA agent moves to the Philippines to retire as an owner of a gift store. Starring Arthur Acuña, Nonie Buencamino, and Christian Kane. This show has a good premise, and I think they could have fun telling the … Continue reading

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Land Ho! (2014) Rated R

A couple of former brothers-in-law go on a road trip around Iceland. Starring Earl Lynn Nelson, Paul Eenhoorn, and Daníel Gylfason. This is a character film where we follow two former brothers-in-law, once married to two sisters, as they go … Continue reading

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Dopesick Nation (Viceland) Rated TV-MA

The series follows two recovering addicts as they assist other addicts with recovery in the midst of the opioid epidemic. Starring Allie Severino. I have yet to like a show on Viceland. So far, the shows they’ve produced are nothing … Continue reading

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Wild Bear Rescue (AnimalPlanet) Rated NR

Northern Lights Wildlife Shelter is teeming with a record number of orphaned black bear cubs. It’s a family-run wildlife shelter that cares for orphaned cubs, rehab grizzlies, and any other wild animals that need help. We watch as they care … Continue reading

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