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Inside Mighty Machines (Smith) Rated TV-PG

Former NASA rocket engineer Chad Zdenek takes apart some of the world’s largest machines. Starring Chad Zdenek. Chad goes inside big machines that changed the way we live. Each episode covers a different machine; he starts with the Boeing 747, … Continue reading

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Stuck Between Stations (2011) Rated R

Former high school classmates meet up again during a night of partying. Starring Sam Rosen, Zoe Lister-Jones, Michael Imperioli, Josh Hartnett. This film may have been a labor of love, but love isn’t enough to salvage this meandering film. In … Continue reading

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Heartland Son (2004) Rated NR

A former high school football star returns home after his father dies and must come to terms with both the ghosts from his past and his present problems. Starring Richard Archer, Jaime Luchuck, Stephen G. Black. Painfully slow and ultimately unfulfilling, this … Continue reading

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Doctor Strange (2016) Rated PG-13

A former neurosurgeon goes on a journey to fix his hands after a car accident and discovers a world of mystical arts. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Benedict Wong, Mads Mikkelsen, Tilda Swinton, Benjamin Bratt. This is one … Continue reading

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Stolen (2012) Rated R

A former thief searches for his missing daughter. Starring Nicolas Cage, Josh Lucas, Danny Huston, Malin Akerman. This film is like a re-imagined Taken. Of course, there isn’t an ex-CIA agent in this film, just a former thief. The thief … Continue reading

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Anne of the Indies (1951) Rated NR

A former pirate  agrees to spy on Blackbeard and Anne Providence to get his ship back from the British. Starring Jean Peters, Louis Jourdan, Debra Paget, Thomas Gomez. This film is a diamond in the rough. It has its weak … Continue reading

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Bridget Jones’s Baby (2016) Rated R

Bridget Jones discovers she pregnant; all she has to do now is figure out who is the father: her former boyfriend, Mark Darcy, or the new man, Jack. Starring Renée Zellweger, Gemma Jones, Jim Broadbent, Colin Firth, Patrick Dempsey, Emma … Continue reading

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Beauty and the Beast (CW) Rated TV-14

A detective falls in love with a former soldier who is in hiding from the government after being turned into a beast. Starring Kristin Kreuk, Jay Ryan, Nina Lisandrello. I had such high hopes for this show, having been a … Continue reading

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Merry Matrimony (2015) Rated TV-G

An ad executive gets her dream job. The only down side is she has to work with her ex-boyfriend. Starring Jessica Lowndes, Christopher Russell, Jennifer Gibson. Although it is very much a formulaic Hallmark film, this movie is one of … Continue reading

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The Player (NBC) Rated TV-14

An organization of gamblers bet on how crimes will end. A former intelligence officer “works” for them in Las Vegas. Starring Philip Winchester, Damon Gupton, Wesley Snipes, Charity Wakefield The premise of the show is rather preposterous: a group of rich people who love to gamble … Continue reading

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