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Rebellion (2016) Rated TV-MA

This miniseries follows a group of fictional characters who lived through the political events of the 1916 Easter Rebellion. Starring Michael Ford-FitzGerald, Jaelynne Wallace Ruane, and Jordanne Jones. This film is a wonderful telling of the Irish independence. It’s a … Continue reading

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Prime Suspect: The Lost Child (1995) Rated NR

Superintendent Jane Tennison heads an investigation of an abducted baby. Starring Helen Mirren, Beatie Edney, and Robert Glenister. There are a couple of things about the Prime Suspect series that bother me. One, Helen Mirren’s character’s hair and makeup change … Continue reading

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The Real O’Neals (ABC) Rated TV-PG

A family’s bond is strengthened when one of them comes out as gay. Starring Martha Plimpton, Jay R. Ferguson, and Noah Galvin. This show starts out as a traditional sitcom, but everyone seems to have problems. I know sitcoms are … Continue reading

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The People v. The Klan (CNN) Rated NR

  On the morning of March 21, 1981, Michael Donald was found hanging from a tree in a Klan neighborhood of Mobile, Alabama. As the police tried to investigate who could be responsible for his death, the local Black communities … Continue reading

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The Big Valley (ABC) Rated TV-PG

  The western adventures of the Barkley family in California’s San Joaquin Valley. Starring Richard Long, Peter Breck, and Lee Majors. This show is a fun family western with a great family moral theme. The family works together in order … Continue reading

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Against All Odds: The Fight For a Black Middle Class with Bob Herbert (2017) Rated NR

  A documentary discusses the difficulty of African Americans in establishing and maintaining middle class status. Starring Bob Herbert. This film is brilliant as it dissects the issues that keep the African Americans from progressing to middle class. They look … Continue reading

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VH1 Family Reunion: Love & Hip Hop Edition (VH1) Rated NR

Love & Hip Hop cast members from all four shows gather to celebrate Black achievements and discuss social issues. Starring Adiz Benson, Trick Daddy, and Momma Dee. This reunion comes at a timely manner. The cast members discuss everything from … Continue reading

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Couples Therapy (Showtime) Rated TV-MA

This reality show dives into the lives of couples who are going though therapy. We follow four couples as they attend their weekly meetings with their therapists. It’s a reality show with no filming tricks as these couples work on … Continue reading

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Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation (1962) Rated NR

The Hobbs family takes a vacation to the beach. Based on the book by Edward Streeter. Starring James Stewart, Maureen O’Hara, and Fabian. I loved this film; I thought they did a wonderful job at giving us a glimpse of … Continue reading

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10.5: Apocalypse (2006) Rated NR

A massive earthquake causes a chain of reactions that will threaten two large nuclear reactors. Starring Kim Delaney, Dean Cain, and David Cubitt. This miniseries is like all the other disaster miniseries. There aren’t logical storylines or technical accuracies. It’s … Continue reading

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