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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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Fury (2014) Rated R

A tank commander makes tough decisions for his soldiers as they battle across Germany in 1945. Starring Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, and Logan Lerman. Fury covers the concept that war changes people. It doesn’t have the violence or even the … Continue reading

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Lost Secrets (Travel) Rated TV-G

A historian travels the world in search of objects with secret histories. Starring Justin Jampol. Justin goes around the world to study new, unearthed items that may change our history of past events. There are a couple of things about … Continue reading

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Hip Hop: The Songs That Shook America (2019) Rated NR

A documentary series tells the cultural revolution of Hip Hop over 40 years since its conception. Each episode tells the story behind a song that transformed the genre. Starring Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter, Shawn Gee, and Alex … Continue reading

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Ghost Nation (Travel) Rated TV-PG

This series teams original Ghost Hunters, Jason, Steve and Dave, together with a different team member from the Ghost Nation group to explore high case hauntings. Starring Jason Hawes, Steve Gonsalves, and Dave Tango. I was rather disappointed in this … Continue reading

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Jane Eyre (1943) Rated NR

Orphaned Jane Eyre is hired by Edward Rochester to care for his daughter. Based on the book by Charlotte Brontë.  Starring Orson Welles, Joan Fontaine, and Margaret O’Brien. I rather enjoyed this version of Jane Eyre. It is not as … Continue reading

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Ancient Skies (2019) Rated NR

With CGI, Ancient Skies takes a look at the skies that our ancestors looked at throughout history. Starring Jason Alan Carvell. I really wasn’t impressed with this series. While the CGI was amazing and brilliant and beautiful, and I really … Continue reading

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The Monuments Men (2014) Rated PG-13

A world war II platoon is ordered to rescue priceless art from Nazi thieves and return them to the original owners. Starring George Clooney, Matt Damon, and Bill Murray. This is a story that needs to be told, but I … Continue reading

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Life After: Chernobyl (2016) Rated NR

Two scientists go into the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone to check the animal life surrounding the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, where the worst nuclear accident in history happened 30 years ago. Starring Tim Mousseau, Rob Nelson, and Mary-Ann Ochota. This show … Continue reading

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Elway to Marino (2013) Rated TV-G

In the spring of 1983, six quarterbacks are selected in the first round of drafts, the most ever with Elway, the first, to Marino, the sixth. Starring Tom Selleck, Ernie Accorsi, and Bruce Allen. This documentary covers the 1983 draft … Continue reading

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