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10 Streets That Changed America (PBS) Rated TV-PG

A documentary highlights ten streets that changed America. Starring Michelle Young and Geoffrey Baer. This is a great documentary that highlights the history of ten streets that changed America. The film talks about the history of certain streets from Native American … Continue reading

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Connie Sawyer (1912–2018)

   The Office (2005–2013) Rated TV-PG A mockumentary on a group of typical office workers, where the workday consists of ego clashes, inappropriate behavior, and tedium.  How I Met Your Mother (2005–2014) Rated TV-14 A father recounts to his children, … Continue reading

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Gangster Squad (2013) Rated R

 In 1949, Los Angeles is run by gangsters. To end the corruption, a team of cops take down the leader and work for peace in the city. Starring Sean Penn, Holt McCallany, Wade Williams, Josh Brolin. There are great reviews out there about this … Continue reading

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Brent Briscoe (1961-2017)

 Grey’s Anatomy (2005– ) Rated Tv-14 A drama centered on the personal and professional lives of five surgical interns and their supervisors.  The Green Mile (1999) Rated R The lives of guards on Death Row are affected by one of … Continue reading

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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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