Tag Archives: middle school

Good Morning, Miss Bliss (Disney) Rated TV-G

 A recently widowed teacher, Miss Bliss, teaches at a middle school in Indiana where she helps her students tackle life lessons. Starring Hayley Mills, Dennis Haskins, and Mark-Paul Gosselaar.  This is the show that launched Saved by the Bell. While SBTB … Continue reading

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Coop and Cami Ask the World (Disney) Rated TV-G

Two middle school siblings tend to make all their decisions by asking their online followers for input. Starring Albert Tsai, Dakota Lotus, and Ruby Rose Turner I thought this show was rather cute. Here we have two siblings who work with … Continue reading

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Wonder (2017) Rated PG

 A boy with a genetic deformity starts attending junior high where he tries to make friends. Based on the book by R.J. Palacio. Starring Jacob Tremblay, Owen Wilson, Izabela Vidovic This film will bring you to tears. Junior high is tough for … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, January 3, 2017

 Ace The Case: Manhattan Mystery (PG-13) When 10-year old Olivia’s Mom goes on a business trip for the weekend, she leaves Olivia home alone with her 17-year-old brother Miles in charge. The first night, Olivia falls asleep on the couch, … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, October 6, 2016

 The Girl on the Train (R) Opens on Friday, October 7 Starring: Emily Blunt, Justin Theroux, Luke Evans A divorcee becomes entangled in a missing persons investigation that promises to send shockwaves throughout her life.  Middle School: The Worst Years … Continue reading

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1600 Penn (NBC) Rated TV-14

A presidential comedy, featuring the president and his trophy wife, and their pregnant daughter, lazy son, genius son, and middle school daughter. Starring Josh Gad, Jenna Elfman, Martha MacIsaac, André Holland, Amara Miller, Benjamin Stockham, Bill Pullman. I thought, given … Continue reading

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Dear Dumb Diary (2013) Rated PG

Jamie Kelly writes in her diary as she navigates middle school. Based on the book by Jim Benton. Starring Emily Alyn Lind, Mary-Charles Jones, David Mazouz, Laura Bell Bundy The child actors in this film did a fabulous job, especially … Continue reading

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