Tag Archives: heartwarming

Connecting… (NBC) Rated TV-14

An ensemble cast gives a comedic performance of a group of friends trying to remain connected during a pandemic. Starring Otmara Marrero, Parvesh Cheena, and Cassie Beck. As the networks try to bank on the pandemic, and with shows rushed … Continue reading

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My Christmas Soldier (2006) Rated NR

On Christmas Eve 1943, in a small town in Georgia, everyone struggles as World War II takes precedence over the holidays. A train of German POWS, stops for a rest at the train station and their lives are changed. Starring … Continue reading

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A Cookie Cutter Christmas (2014) Rated TV-G

Two schoolteachers battle it out in a holiday baking contest to win the affections of a single father. Starring Erin Krakow, David Haydn-Jones, and Miranda Frigon. This is one of those cheesy Hallmark Christmas movies. It’s one that tends to … Continue reading

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Ron Howard, Director

 Apollo 13 (1995) Rated PG Technical troubles scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1971, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew in director Ron Howard’s chronicle of this true-life story, which turns a failed journey into … Continue reading

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Steven Spielberg

  Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) Rated PG After a meeting with UFOs, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen. Synopsis by IMDB.  E.T. (1982) … Continue reading

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Central Station (1998)

Rated R Central Station is a heartwarming story about a former school teacher and the boy who needs her help to find his father. The chemistry between the two is amazing.  Vinícius de Oliveira performance was more mature than his years. To top … Continue reading

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