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Let the Fire Burn (2013) Rated NR

The history of the conflict between the City of Philadelphia and the Black Liberation organization, MOVE, as they lead to the violent confrontation in 1985. Starring Birdie Africa, Ramona Africa, and Wilson Goode. The film centers on the MOVE organization mostly and … Continue reading

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Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018) Rated PG-13

Five years after Mamma Mia! Sophia plans to reopen Hotel Bella Donna as she learns more about her mother’s past. Starring Amanda Seyfried, Andy Garcia, and Celia Imrie. I was really hoping that this film will hold up to the first or … Continue reading

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The Last Emperor (1987) Rated TV-14

The story of the final Emperor of China. Starring  John Lone, Joan Chen, and Peter O’Toole. This is a long biopic on the sixty years of the Emperor of China. It’s interesting, but it’s not the best explained historical film. … Continue reading

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Firestarter (1984) Rated R

A couple participates in a medical experiment to have a child with pyrokinetic abilities. Based on the book by Stephen King. Starring  David Keith, Drew Barrymore, and Freddie Jones. This film surprised me. There are Stephen King films that are good, … Continue reading

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Truth or Dare (2018) Rated PG-13

A harmless game of Truth or Dare becomes deadly when someone lies or doesn’t complete their dare. Starring Lucy Hale, Tyler Posey, and Violett Beane. When a group of friends head to Mexico and play an innocent game of Truth or Dare, … Continue reading

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Post Radical (Viceland) Rated TV-MA

Post Radical examines the subculture of the skateboarding community. Starring Rick McCrank, Don Schafer, and Todd Falcon. Rick McCrank travels the world and explores the current subculture of the skateboarding community. Episode one takes us to a skateboarding school in Sweden … Continue reading

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Avengers: Infinity War (2018) Rated PG-13

The Avengers and their allies must come together to fight Thanos before he ruins the universe. Starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, and Mark Ruffalo. I’m surprised that people believe that this is one of the good Avenger films. I felt that … Continue reading

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In Search of… (History) Rated TV-14

A documentary series examines unexplained phenomena. Starring Zachary Quinto, Kyle Bond, and David Brin. This series’ only draw seems to be that Zachary Quinto reprises the role of host from Leonard Nimoy. There doesn’t seem to be any redeeming qualities to the … Continue reading

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10 Streets That Changed America (PBS) Rated TV-PG

A documentary highlights ten streets that changed America. Starring Michelle Young and Geoffrey Baer. This is a great documentary that highlights the history of ten streets that changed America. The film talks about the history of certain streets from Native American … Continue reading

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Game Night (2018) Rated R

A group of friends that meet for a weekly game night finds themselves involved in a real mystery. Starring  Jason Bateman, Rachel McAdams, and Kyle Chandler. This film may not be one of the greats, but it was enjoyable to … Continue reading

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