Tag Archives: game

Call Your Mother (ABC) Rated TV-PG

An empty-nester mom struggles to keep up with her kids living thousands of miles away. Starring Kyra Sedgwick, Joey Bragg, and Rachel Sennott. This show, overall, is not bad. The writing was good, and, at times, it was funny. I … Continue reading

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The Chase (ABC) Rated TV-PG

This game show competes professional quizzers against contestants for money. Starring Sara Haines, James Holzhauer, and Ken Jennings. This show is interesting – we have the contestants competing against Jeopardy winners. The frustration I have with this show is that … Continue reading

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Baseball (1994) Rated TV-PG

Ken Burns’ documentary on the history of Baseball through the years. Starring John Chancellor, Daniel Okrent, and Ossie Davis. Ken Burns really researches his topics for documentaries. This series is no exception. We begin with the legend that started it … Continue reading

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Supermarket Sweep (ABC) Rated TV-PG

A reboot of the 90s gameshow that asks trivia while taking place in a supermarket. Starring Leslie Jones. I loved the 90s gameshow. It was interesting and fun to watch. It’s a cultural game show that promotes products while contestants … Continue reading

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Scrabble Showdown (DiscoveryFamily) Rated TV-G

Two teams (one adult and one child) play scrabble to win a trip anywhere. Starring Justin Willman, Debbie Britt, and Taylor Hay. This is a great family game. The game consists of three rounds. The first two rounds are rotating … Continue reading

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Hot Pursuit (2015) Rated PG-13

A “by the book” cop is in charge of bringing in the wife of a drug boss. Starring Reese Witherspoon, Sofía Vergara, and Matthew Del Negro. This is one of those female buddy films, and it relies on the likeability … Continue reading

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Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? (Nick) Rated TV-G

A remake of the hit game show where adults answer grade-school questions with the help of a group of kids to win money. Starring John Cena, Cooper Stutler, and Jamir Vega. This time around, you can tell the kids are … Continue reading

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Gamer (2009) Rated R

In the future, inmates fight in a mind-control game where if they win, they will be set free. Starring Gerard Butler, Amber Valletta, and Michael C. Hall. This film is chaotic. It’s action-packed from start to finish, but there isn’t … Continue reading

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Two and a Half Men (CBS) Rated TV-14

A jingle writer’s life is in upheaval when his newly divorced brother and his young son move in with him. Starring Jon Cryer, Angus T. Jones, and Conchata Ferrell. This show is a typical comedy from Chuck Lorre. Lorre knows … Continue reading

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I Feel Bad (NBC) Rated TV-14

Emet is the perfect wife, mother, boss, and daughter – at least, she thinks she is while learning it’s okay not to be perfect. Starring Sarayu Blue, Paul Adelstein, and Aisling Bea. This show is brilliantly written. Emet is a typical … Continue reading

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