Tag Archives: high school

Summer of Dreams (2016) Rated TV-G

A pop star moves back home and gets a job as a high school music teacher. Starring Debbie Gibson, Robert Gant, and Pascale Hutton. This is a typical Hallmark movie. It has everything that a Hallmark has, but what makes … Continue reading

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The Violent Heart (2020) Rated UR

 Fifteen years after the death of his sister, Daniel falls for a high school senior. Starring Jovan Adepo, Grace Van Patten, Lukas Haas, and Kimberly Williams-Paisley. This story has a slow build with little going on. It’s not a bad … Continue reading

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9/11: The Legacy (2021) Rated NR

 The stories and healing in the eyes of the children who were impacted on 9/11. Starring Ada Rosario Dolch and Heather Ordover. This film interviews children that have been affected by 9/11. They interviewed children who lost a parent and … Continue reading

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Appetite for Love (2016) Rated TV-G

A corporate executive is sent to a small town to rebrand a restaurant owned by her high school sweetheart. Starring Taylor Cole, Andrew W. Walker, and Alley Mills. This film is a typical Hallmark movie. There is nothing new here. … Continue reading

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Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: Reunited and it Feels So Deadly (2020) Rated TV-PG

Someone is killed at Aurora’s 20th high school reunion. There are plenty of suspects and no witnesses. Can Aurora discover who done it? Starring Candace Cameron Bure, Niall Matter, and Marilu Henner. This is a typical Aurora Teagarden Mystery. We … Continue reading

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Grease Live! (2016) Rated TV-14

After a summer romance, Danny and Sandy meet again in high school, where their friends get in the way of their romance. Starring Julianne Hough, Aaron Tveit, and Vanessa Hudgens. This is a fun live theater special. I thought the … Continue reading

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A Christmas Reunion (2015) Rated TV-G

An advertising executive returns home after the death of her aunt to reopen her bakery and host the annual Christmas cookie contest. Starring Denise Richards, Patrick Muldoon, and Jake Busey. This is one of those Christmas films that has too … Continue reading

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Alex Strangelove (2018) Rated TV-MA

Alex is a high school senior who’s been dating the same girl for years. When he meets a guy who’s gay, Alex questions his sexuality. Starring Michael Abela, Daniel Doheny, and Brendan Archer. This is the worst film about teens. … Continue reading

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When the Game Stands Tall (2014) Rated PG

A high school coach takes a team from obscurity to a winning streak that smashes all the records for high school football. Starring Jim Caviezel, Michael Chiklis, and Alexander Ludwig. This is a good movie that follows a team as … Continue reading

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Booksmart (2019) Rated R

Two academic-minded friends realize they should have partied more through high school. Starring Kaitlyn Dever, Beanie Feldstein, and Jessica Williams. This film tries to be a story about acceptance and high school angst, but it’s really about doing whatever you … Continue reading

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