Tag Archives: hero

Wreck-It Ralph (2012) Rated PG

A video game villain looks for ways to become the hero. Starring John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Jack McBrayer, Jane Lynch, Alan Tudyk, Mindy Kaling, Ed O’Neill, Dennis Haysbert. I was pleasantly surprised by this film. I wondered what Disney … Continue reading

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The Bourne Legacy (2012) Rated PG-13

A new hero is triggered from the events that happened with Jason Bourne. Starring Jeremy Renner, Scott Glenn, Stacy Keach, Edward Norton. I came into this film expecting that it would create a layering effect to Bourne’s story, providing more … Continue reading

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Searching for Sugar Man (2012) Rated PG-13

Two South Africans search for their musical hero, Rodriguez. Starring Stephen ‘Sugar’ Segerman, Dennis Coffey, Mike Theodore, Rodriguez,  Craig Bartholomew Strydom, Malik Bendjelloul. In Searching for Sugar Man, a couple of South Africans search for their favorite musician who seems … Continue reading

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Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) Rated PG-13

Fearing Superman doesn’t have the best intentions, Batman takes him on, while the world tries to figure out what kind of hero it needs. Starring Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne, Jeremy Irons, Holly … Continue reading

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Beauty and the Beast (CW) Rated NR

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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Arrow (CW) Rated TV-14

Billionaire playboy Oliver Queen goes missing; when he returns he’s a changed man. He becomes a vigilante with a hood and an arrow, cleaning up his hometown. Starring Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, David Ramsey, Willa Holland, Paul Blackthorne. This is … Continue reading

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DC’s Legends of Tomorrow (CW) Rated NR

Rip Hunter is a time traveling rogue who recruits a group of villains and heroes in the DC world to prevent an apocalypse. Starring Victor Garber, Brandon Routh, Caity Lotz, Arthur Darvill, Ciara Renée, Franz Drameh, Dominic Purcell, Wentworth Miller, … Continue reading

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Supergirl (CBS) Rated TV-PG

The adventures Supergirl, cousin of Superman, as she navigates her own career as a super-heroine. Starring Melissa Benoist, Mehcad Brooks, Chyler Leigh, Jeremy Jordan, David Harewood, Calista Flockhart. Just like her cousin, and in the spirit of DC Comics’ Superman, … Continue reading

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Joan Leslie (1925-2015)

(1925-2015)    Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) Rated NR A film of the life of the renowned musical composer, playwright, actor, dancer and singer George M. Cohan.  This Is the Army (1943) Rated NR In WWI dancer Jerry Jones stages an … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, July 20, 2015

 What We Do in the Shadows (R) Viago, Deacon, and Vladislav are vampires who are finding that modern life has them struggling with the mundane – like paying rent, keeping up with the chore wheel, trying to get into nightclubs, … Continue reading

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