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History’s Crazy Rich Ancients (History) Rated NR

Throughout our history, the world is shaped by the rich and powerful. Starring Darrell Brown, Rebecca Jarvis, and Greg Jackson. This series is a disappointment. It presents a countdown of the most opulent things the wealthy have done or used … Continue reading

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Star Trek Beyond (2016) Rated PG-13

The crew of the USS Enterprise reaches uncharted space and encounters a new enemy that could change history. Starring Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, and Karl Urban. This film does show the progression of what makes a blockbuster. It doesn’t have … Continue reading

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Soundbreaking: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music (2016) Rated NR

This documentary follows the history of recorded music with interviews that talk about the different sounds of innovation and experimentation that came through music. Starring Dermot Mulroney, Todd Boyd, and Questlove. This is one of the best documentaries I’ve seen … Continue reading

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Lords of the Ocean (History) Rated NR

Two brothers that own a salvage, diving, and marine service company work at maintaining their father’s legacy of pushing the limits and marine innovation. Starring Matt Lohnes, Robin Lohnes, and Herbie Lintaman. This show is interesting to see the different … Continue reading

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Elizabeth: A Portrait in Part(s) (2022) Rated NR

 A documentary on the longest reign of the British monarchy in history. Starring Queen Elizabeth II This documentary showcases, in film, the longest reign in history of the Queen in Britain. The film takes historical footage of Queen Elizabeth throughout … Continue reading

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Lucy Worsley Investigates (PBS) Rated NR

Lucy Worsley investigates major chapters in British History. She looks at the witch trials, the Black death, the madness of King George III, and the princes in the tower. She explores the contemporary perspective and looks at gender politics, class … Continue reading

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Secrets of the lost Ark (Science) Rated NR

This show follows one of the most sacred religious artifacts from the Bible, The Ark of the Covenant. A team of experts uses the latest science and research to discover the mystery of where the ark disappeared to. Starring Jon … Continue reading

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Lone Star Restoration (History) Rated NR

Brent Hull is a man with a mission to restore architectural history in America. Starring Brent Hull and Brett Hull. The show is interesting, and it’s a joy to see the restoration of older homes. However, the pacing is too … Continue reading

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Hamilton’s Pharmacopeia (Viceland) Rated TV-MA

A documentary series on the history, chemistry, and societal impacts of our drugs. Starring Hamilton Morris, Jason Wallach, and Timothy Wyllie. This show doesn’t cover the history of aspirin, it’s more about the history of drugs of choice. While this … Continue reading

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Hamilton’s America (2016) Rated TV-G

Hamilton’s America takes you behind the scenes of the creation of the hit musical Hamilton by Lin-Manuel Miranda. Starring Lin-Manuel Miranda, Barack Obama, and George W. Bush. This documentary takes you behind the scenes of the making of a Broadway … Continue reading

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