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The World Is Not Enough (1999) Rated PG-13

James Bond uncovers a nuclear plot while protecting an heiress from her kidnapper. Starring Pierce Brosnan, Sophie Marceau, and Robert Carlyle. This isn’t the worst Bond film I’ve seen. I rather like Brosnan, as Bond. He is the eponym of … Continue reading

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Florence Foster Jenkins (2016) Rated PG-13

An heiress longs to be an opera singer but has a terrible singing voice. Based on a true story. Starring Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, and Simon Helberg. This film doesn’t really have a cinematic problem. The main issue I have … Continue reading

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Midnight Masquerade (2014) Rated TV-G

A rich heiress meets a lawyer at a masquerade ball. Starring Autumn Reeser, Christopher Russell, and Richard Burgi. This is not the best Hallmark film. They made the heiress an idiot. She completely ignores every clue that the lawyer gives … Continue reading

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Deception (NBC) Rated TV-14

A detective comes back to the wealthy family she grew up with as their maid’s daughter to uncover a murder of her best friend, an heiress. Starring Meagan Good, Laz Alonso, Tate Donovan, Wes Brown, Katherine LaNasa, Ella Rae Peck, Marin Hinkle, … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, June 30, 2015

Get Hard (R) When millionaire James King is jailed for fraud and bound for San Quentin, he turns to Darnell Lewis to prep him to go behind bars. Starring Will Ferrell, Kevin Hart Jupiter Ascending (PG-13) A young woman discovers … Continue reading

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Howard Hawks

 Bringing Up Baby (1938) Rated NR Love runs wild for a hapless scientist and an unstoppable heiress in Howard Hawks’s classic screwball comedy that ranks high on the American Film Institute’s list of the funniest Hollywood films ever made. With … Continue reading

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The Heiress (1949)

Rated NR Plain Jane heiress Catherine lives with her detached father until she meets handsome social Morris. Morris Townsend whose actions seem questionable. A great movie. Based on the play by Henry James “Washington Square“, the movie takes the play to … Continue reading

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Arthur (1981)

Rated PG Arthur Bach is an intoxicated multimillionaire whose family threatens to disinherit him if he doesn’t marry a properly pedigreed heiress. Dudley Moore (Arthur) is one of my favorite comedic actors. To this day I enjoy his films better than … Continue reading

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