Tag Archives: life

Dead Like Me (Showtime) Rated TV-14

After being killed by a falling toilet, Georgia (George) becomes a grim reaper that rescues souls before they die. Starring Ellen Muth, Callum Blue, and Jasmine Guy. I love this show. You can’t take it too seriously, but I love … Continue reading

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The Frozen Ground (2013) Rated TV-MA

A state trooper partners with a woman who escapes from the serial killer, Robert Hansen. Based on actual events. Starring Nicolas Cage, Vanessa Hudgens, and John Cusack. This film is based on a true story. It’s not a documentary, but … Continue reading

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Wives and Daughters (1999) Rated TV-PG

A country doctor’s daughter has to contend with a stepmother, an incorrigible stepsister, and the town gossips, all the while in love with a man who thinks of her as a friend. Based on the book of the same name … Continue reading

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Merry Ex-Mas (2014) Rated NR

A man is stranded with his ex-wife, her boyfriend, her mother, and their daughter during a blizzard at Christmas time. Starring Kristy Swanson, Dean Cain, and Lochlyn Munro. This is definitely not one of the better Christmas movies. It doesn’t … Continue reading

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Little House on the Prairie (NBC) Rated TV-PG

The life and adventures of the Ingalls family in Walnut Grove, MN. Based on the books by Laura Ingalls Wilder. Starring Melissa Gilbert, Michael Landon, and Karen Grassle. The only parts of this show that are based on Wilder’s books … Continue reading

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Bleak House (BBC) Rated TV-PG

An estate battle caused by multiple confusing wills hangs over the heads of the heirs. Based on the novel by Charles Dickens. Starring Anna Maxwell Martin, Denis Lawson, and Carey Mulligan. BBC always does an excellent job of bringing period … Continue reading

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Into the Woods (2014) Rated PG

A witch asks a childless baker to get impossible items together in order to reverse the curse on his family. Starring Anna Kendrick, Daniel Huttlestone, and James Corden. I’ve never been a fan of the story of Into the Woods. … Continue reading

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All Creatures Great and Small (BBC) Rated NR

The trials and misadventures of a country vet in the 1940s. Based on the books, If Only They Could Talk and It Shouldn’t Happen to a Vet, by James Herriot. Starring Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy, and Peter Davison. The show … Continue reading

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Girlfriends (UPN) Rated TV-PG

Girlfriends takes a look at the lives, loves, and losses between four friends. Starring Tracee Ellis Ross, Golden Brooks, and Persia White. Girlfriends tackles real issues with women today as well as the concept of good girlfriends. Its stories bring both … Continue reading

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100%: Julian Edelman (2019) Rated TV-MA

The film takes an inside look at Julian Edelman from injury to MVP of Super Bowl LI. Starring Tom Brady, Frank Edelman, and Julian Edelman. I thought this might be an interesting documentary on the life of a football quarterback … Continue reading

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