Tag Archives: life

The 1900 Island (BBC) Rated NR

Four families choose to live on an island where they live as a turn of the 20th century fishing village. Starring Gavin Davies, Natalie Davies, and Ruby Davies. The BBC is always brilliant at taking ordinary people into the past. … Continue reading

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Princess Margaret: The Rebel Royal (2018) Rated NR

A documentary on the younger sister of Queen Elizabeth during the social changes of the 60s and 70s. Starring Craig Brown, Anne de Courcy, and Lady Glenconner.  This film documents the life of Princess Margaret, the spare heir. We see … Continue reading

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Zombieland (2009) Rated R

A group of misfits travels across America during a zombie apocalypse, each person with their own agenda. Starring Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, and Emma Stone. This film is a fun romp across America while fighting zombies. There isn’t much depth … Continue reading

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Jane Austen: Behind Closed Doors (2017) Rated NR

Historian Lucy Worsley travels to the places that Jane Austen knew and lived to better understand her and the world of her novels. Starring Lucy Worsley, Debbie Charlton, and Jeanice Brooks.  Lucy Worsley does what she does best; she takes … Continue reading

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Citizen Hearst: An American Experience Special (2021) Rated NR

 A chronological telling of William Randolph Hearst’s life and media empire. Starring Peter Krause, Robert Chiles, and Stephen Hearst.  This is a brilliant documentary that exposes how our modern media began, and it’s salacious. It also highlights the politicalness of the times … Continue reading

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Alter Ego (FOX) Rated TV-PG

 Singers from all walks of life try to become stars by singing as avatars. Starring Rocsi Diaz, Grimes, and Nick Lachey.  I thought this show would be interesting, and it is to a point. However, there’s a lot that is … Continue reading

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O.J. : Made in America (2016) Rated TV-MA

A chronicle of the rise and fall of O.J. Simpson while exploring race and celebrity in America. Starring Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Mike Albanese, and Muhammad Ali. I thought this is an interesting look at how O.J. grew up and how race … 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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No Man of God (2021) Rated NR

 The film takes us into the relationship between FBI analyst Bill Hagmaier and serial killer Ted Bundy during his final years on death row. Starring Elijah Wood, Luke Kirby, and Aleksa Palladino.  I was hoping for more insight into Bundy … Continue reading

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M*A*S*H (CBS) Rated TV-PG

The staff members at an Army hospital during the Korean War find laughter wherever they can. Starring Alan Alda, Loretta Swit, and Jamie Farr. This series is what it is; it’s a comedy in wartime. The jokes are there, and it’s funny, but … Continue reading

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