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Blood Feuds (AHC) Rated NR

A series documents the iconic feuds in U.S. history. Starring Gregory Cioffi, Cameron McIntosh, and Eduardo Pagán. This series is interesting in the fact that we get the history between the rivalries that made America. We follow how these rivalries … Continue reading

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The Vote (2020) Rated PG

The vote chronicles the campaign for women’s right to vote. Starring Kate Burton, Audra McDonald, Laura Linney, Patricia Clarkson, and Mae Whitman. This year marks the one-hundredth year since the ratification of the 19th Amendment for women’s right to vote. … Continue reading

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I Am Not Your Negro (2016) Rated PG-13

James Baldwin tells the story of race in modern America with his unfinished novel, Remember This House, in this documentary. Starring Samuel L. Jackson, James Baldwin, and Martin Luther King. This documentary brings James Baldwin’s unfinished manuscript to the screen. … Continue reading

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Saints & Strangers (2015) Rated NR

This miniseries presents the story of the Mayflower and the first year of the pilgrims in America. Starring Vincent Kartheiser, Kalani Queypo, and Tatanka Means. This miniseries does a fairly good job and gives us an even view of the … Continue reading

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An American Aristocrat’s Guide to Great Estates (Smithsonian) Rated TV-G

Julie Montagu is an American who married a Viscount from Britain. She explores the history and caretaking of historic homes and estates that come with the aristocracy of Britain. Starring Julie Montagu, Torquhil Campbell, and Eleanor Campbell. This show is … Continue reading

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Eating History (History) Rated TV-PG

Vintage food experts find and taste the oldest foods that have survived history. Starring Josh Macuga and Gary Mitchell. Two men who enjoy collecting vintage food decide to taste the food that they collect. They taste food from the 40s … Continue reading

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New Summer TV Premieres 2020

 Stargirl (CW) Rated NR Teenager Courtney Whitmore joins the Justice Society of America. Based on the character from DC Comics. Starring Brec Bassinger, Luke Wilson, Anjelika Washington Premieres May 19th  Quiz (AMC) Rated NR Quiz tells the story of Charles … Continue reading

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Jay Leno’s Garage (CNBC) Rated TV-14

In this show, we are invited into Jay Leno’s Garage to see his love of cars while discussing the history of motoring in America. Starring Jay Leno, Donald Osborne, and Tim Allen. Each episode of this series has a special … Continue reading

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Lucy Worsley’s Christmas Carol Odyssey (2019) Rated NR

Lucy Worsley takes a walk through the history of Christmas carols, from pagan rituals to religious conflicts and how they represent our history. Starring Lucy Worsley. Lucy Worsley is brilliant in combining the historical past with how we see the … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Grubdown (Cooking) Rated NR

Carla Hall discovers outrageous Thanksgiving treats with a twist. Starring Carla Hall. This is a wonderful show that highlights the traditional Thanksgiving meal with a twist. They are outrageous, over-the-top, and brilliant. We see cakes, waffles, donuts, and ice cream … Continue reading

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