Tag Archives: los angeles

Ghosted (FOX) Rated NR

A skeptic is forced to work with a believer in paranormal activity to work on unexplained occurrences in Los Angeles. Starring Craig Robinson, Adam Scott, Ally Walker, Adeel Akhtar, Amber Stevens West. This is the silliest, stupidest show on TV.  It has potential, but it … Continue reading

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Hollywood, My Home Town (1965) Rated NR

Ken Murray hosts a behind-the-scenes of his home videos starring candid footage of Hollywood’s stars. Starring Ken Murray, Ben Alexander, Richard Arlen, Mary Astor, John Barrymore. Ken Murray was a vaudeville performer in the 1920s and later moved to Los … Continue reading

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John Heard (1945-2017)

The Chicago Code (2011) Rated TV-14 Detective Jarek Wysocki, one of Chicago’s toughest cops, struggles to clean up the town’s violence and corruption. Beaches (1988) Rated PG-13 A privileged rich debutante and a cynical struggling entertainer share a turbulent, but … Continue reading

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La La Land (2016) Rated PG-13

A jazz pianist and an aspiring actress fall in love in Los Angeles. Starring Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Amiée Conn, Rosemarie DeWitt, J.K. Simmons. I love, love, loved this film. I wish they made more films like this. The opening … Continue reading

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Wicked City (ABC) Rated TV-14

In 1982, a pair of detectives track down serial killers in Los Angeles. Starring Erika Christensen, Taissa Farmiga, Gabriel Luna, Ed Westwick, Anne Winters, Karolina Wydra What struck me most about this fascinating drama was the intertwining of both the … Continue reading

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Fear the Walking Dead (AMC) Rated TV-MA

Spin-off of The Walking Dead, where a group of survivors living in Los Angeles endure the apocalypse and watch as the world changes. Starring Kim Dickens, Frank Dillane, Alycia Debnam-Carey, Mercedes Mason This isn’t The Walking Dead.  This show was promoted … Continue reading

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Tim Daly

 Grey’s Anatomy (2005– ) Rated TV-14 A drama centered on the personal and professional lives of five surgical interns and their supervisors.  Hawaii Five-0 (2010– ) Rated TV-14 Steve McGarrett returns home to Oahu, in order to find his father’s … 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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Burlesque (2010) Rated PG-13

A small town girl moves to Los Angeles and gets a job in a burlesque dance club. Starring Cher, Christina Aguilera, Eric Dane, Julianne Hough, Alan Cumming, Peter Gallagher, Kristen Bell, Stanley Tucci, Dianna Agron I struggled with whether I … Continue reading

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Saving Mr. Banks (2013) Rated PG-13

Author P. L. Travers travels to Los Angeles for two weeks to contemplate whether or not to sale her rights to Mary Poppins to Walt Disney. Starring Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks, Annie Rose Buckley, Colin Farrell, Ruth Wilson, Paul Giamatti, … Continue reading

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