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The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956) Rated PG

A couple, whose son gets kidnapped in Morocco, sets off an international scheme. Starring James Stewart, Doris Day, and Brenda de Banzie. This film is a remake of the 1934 film, both directed by Alfred Hitchcock. I will say that I … Continue reading

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Infidel (2019) Rated R

An American man is kidnapped in Cairo after being invited there to talk about the uprisings. Starring Jim Caviezel, Claudia Karvan, and Hal Ozsan. This film is an interesting story. It has the feel of being based on a true … Continue reading

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Stockholm, Pennsylvania (2015) Rated TV-14

A young woman who was kidnapped as a child returns home as an adult and struggles with feeling at home. Starring Saoirse Ronan, Cynthia Nixon, and Jason Isaacs. This film is interesting as it deals with the aftermath of a … Continue reading

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The Factory (2012) Rated R

A cop is on the trail of a serial killer when his own daughter is kidnapped, so now he drops everything in order to get the killer. Starring John Cusack, Jennifer Carpenter, and Dallas Roberts. This film is interesting; we … Continue reading

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Cleveland Abduction (2015) Rated TV-14

A single mother is the first victim of kidnapper Ariel Castro and spends 11 years in captivity before she is rescued. Starring Taryn Manning, Raymond Cruz, and Katie Sarife. This film is based on the true story of Michelle Knight, … Continue reading

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Trust (FX) Rated TV-MA

It’s 1973, and John Paul Getty III, the grandson of one of the richest men in the world, is kidnapped in Rome. While Getty is held for ransom by the Italian Mafia, his grandfather seems apathetic to the situation.  Starring Donald Sutherland, … Continue reading

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Against a Crooked Sky (1975) Rated G

When Charlotte Sutter gets kidnapped by a group of Indians, her brother and a drunk prospector go in search for her. The film is a remake of The Searchers.  Starring Richard Boone, Stewart Petersen, Henry Wilcoxon. This is an engaging story as we follow … Continue reading

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The Killing of JonBenet: The Truth Uncovered (A&E) Rated TV-14

Re-examination of key evidence and new information of the murder of JonBenét Ramsey. This show takes the Ramseys’ side and talks about evidence that points to an intruder who committed this crime. It’s interesting to watch, but I don’t believe that … Continue reading

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Wes Craven (1939-2015)

(1939-2015)  Scream (1996) Rated R Attempting to cope with her mother’s murder, Sydney and her horror movie-obsessed friends are stalked by a murderer who seems to have a hard time letting the past go.  Paris, je t’aime (2006) Rated R … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, July 23, 2015

Pixels Rated PG-13 for some language and suggestive comments Opens on Friday, July 24 Starring: Adam Sandler, Michelle Monaghan, and Josh Gad When aliens misinterpret video feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth … Continue reading

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