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Mulan (2020) Rated PG-13

A young Chinese maiden disguises herself to become a warrior. Starring Yifei Liu, Donnie Yen, and Li Gong. This could’ve been an amazing live action remake of the animated film. Alas, this live action missed the theme that the animation brought to … Continue reading

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Christmas Land (2015) Rated TV-G

A woman plans to sell the Christmas tree farm that she inherits until she meets the townspeople and her lawyer. Starring Nikki Deloach, Luke Macfarlane, and Maureen McCormick. This is another formulaic film made by Hallmark. For the most part, … Continue reading

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Stranger Things (Netflix) Rated TV-14

When a young boy disappears, it’s up to his mother, the police chief, and his friends to combat supernatural forces to find him. Starring Winona Ryder, David Harbour, and Finn Wolfhard. This show is interesting to say the least. It … Continue reading

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A Diva’s Christmas Carol (2000) Rated PG

In this take on Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, a pop singer gets a reality check by the three spirits of Christmas. Starring Vanessa Williams, Rozonda ‘Chilli’ Thomas, and John Taylor. This is a VH1 made-for-TV movie, so they acquired all … Continue reading

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Laurel Canyon (Epix) Rated TV-14

A look at the mythical time when the residents of Laurel Canyon lived and breathed the music scene. Starring Jackson Browne, Don Henley, and Michelle Phillips. This documentary takes you down the road of musicians that came to live in … Continue reading

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Inside the Vatican (2019) Rated NR

Filmed inside the Vatican for one year, the filmmakers give us a look at the workings of the inner sanctum of this independent City State. Starring Paul Gallagher and Pope Francis. This miniseries takes us behind the scenes of the … Continue reading

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The Hottest August (2019) Rated NR

The people of New York are questioned about their lives and their hopes for the future, following a month of political division and climate change. Starring Clare Coulter. Well, obviously, this film is focusing on one demographic during the month … Continue reading

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October Kiss (2015) Rated TV-G

A nanny is hired to work for a widowed executive with two children, and she tries to teach them to live again. Starring Ashley Williams, Sam Jaeger, and Hannah Cheramy. This is a typical Hallmark romantic comedy. We have the … Continue reading

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Indian Summers (PBS) Rated TV-14

A drama set in 1932 in the final years of British colonial India. Starring Henry Lloyd-Hughes, Jemima West, and Julie Walters. This show is beautifully shot and told. We see the racism and colonial rule of a nation while the … Continue reading

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