Tag Archives: Joy

Touched by Romance (2014) Rated G

When an author is diagnosed with cancer, her nurse starts a new treatment of helping her finish her novels with joy. Starring Doris Roberts, Rachael Carpani, and Ernie Hudson. This is a complex film. It has heart, but it needs … Continue reading

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The Year Without a Santa Claus (1974) Rated TV-G

When a weary and tired Santa Claus thinks about canceling Christmas, Mrs. Claus and the elves set out to change his mind. Starring Shirley Booth, Mickey Rooney, and Dick Shawn. This is one of the Rankin/Bass productions that is just … Continue reading

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Pete’s Dragon (2016) Rated PG

An orphaned boy and his friendly dragon go on adventures. Starring Bryce Dallas Howard, Robert Redford, and Oakes Fegley. This film is a reimaged telling of the story Pete’s Dragon. While the film has the classic Disney death of parents … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Action, Adventure, Disney, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated PG, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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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Silent Night (2021) Rated NR

A family tries to celebrate the best Christmas while the end of the world is coming tomorrow. Starring Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, and Roman Griffin Davis. This story is interesting as it takes the joy of the season and mixes … Continue reading

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NCIS (CBS) Rated TV-14

 Special agents from the Naval Criminal Investigative Service’s Washington, D.C., Major Case Response Team investigate crimes against military personnel. Starring Mark Harmon, David McCallum, and Sean Murray.  This show mixes military drama and police procedure. It is well-produced with humor, … Continue reading

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Finding Neverland (2004) Rated PG

  The story of J.M. Barrie and his friendship with a family that inspired Peter Pan. Starring Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, and Julie Christie. This film brings to life the events and lives that inspired Peter Pan. Barrie is wonderfully … Continue reading

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One Christmas Wish (2015) Rated TV-PG

A college student places an ad for a family for Christmas. Based on a true story. Starring Amber Riley, Matreya Fedor, and Priscilla Faia. This film is both heartbreaking as well as heartwarming. Jackie Turner, played by Riley, has had a hard … Continue reading

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Angels Sing (2013) Rated PG

A father must regain the joy of the holiday season when his son faces the same tragedy he faced at the same age. Rekindling his Christmas cheer, the father encourages his son to embrace the joy of the season. Starring … Continue reading

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The Bold Type (Freeform) Rated TV-14

This show is inspired by the loves and lives of those working at a global women’s magazine. Starring Katie Stevens, Aisha Dee, and Meghann Fahy. This show is brilliantly written, and the cast is also very brilliant. However, the show … Continue reading

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