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Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later (Netflix) Rated TV-MA

The campers and counselors meet back at Camp Firewood ten years later. Starring Nina Hellman, Marguerite Moreau, and Zak Orth. I have never been a fan of contrived potty humor, and this miniseries has it in abundance. This didn’t surprise … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Life (2013) Rated PG

A billionaire struggling with morality reexamines his life after finding his grandfather’s journal. Starring Logan Bartholomew, Ali Hillis, and Lee Meriwether. This is a sequel to the 2006 film The Ultimate Gift. The installment takes place after the first film with flashbacks … Continue reading

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The Town Christmas Forgot (2010) Rated TV-G

A family gets stranded in a small town two days before Christmas and help with the town’s annual Christmas pageant. Starring Lauren Holly, Rick Roberts, and Azer Greco. In a town where broken dreams come to an end, a family … Continue reading

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The Mistletoe Promise (2016) Rated TV-G

A couple who both dislike Christmas sign a contract that would mutually benefit them over the holiday. Starring Jaime King, Luke Macfarlane, and Christie Laing. This is one of Hallmark’s cute romances. It’s not one of their better ones, but … Continue reading

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Aware: Glimpses of Consciousness (2021) Rated NR

Six researchers approach the mystery of consciousness with different perspectives. Starring Richard Boothby, Mary Cosimano, and Justine Fritz.  I don’t know how scientific this research is. Each researcher uses different ways to figure out our consciousness. One employs high-tech brain … Continue reading

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The Legend of Tarzan (2016) Rated PG-13

Tarzan has been in England for a while when he is called back to the jungle he knows to investigate a mining encampment. Starring Alexander Skarsgård, Rory J. Saper, and Christian Stevens. This film tries to capitalize on the story … Continue reading

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Try Harder! (2021) Rated NR

Seniors at one of the best high schools in the country vie for acceptance to elite colleges in the country. Starring Alvan Cai, Shealand Fairchild, and Rachael Schmidt.  I know this documentary wanted to showcase the pressure kids in high … Continue reading

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Vantage Point (2008) Rated PG-13

 An attempted assassination of the U.S. President told from different vantage points. Starring Dennis Quaid, Matthew Fox, and Forest Whitaker. This film portrays different vantage points while telling the story of how an event happened. It constantly rewinds the story … Continue reading

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Silver Bells (2005) Rated TV-G

Manhattanite Catherine O’Mara bonds with a boy who’s run away from his father. A year later, the father comes back to sell his Christmas trees and they reconnect. Starring Anne Heche, Tate Donovan, and Michael Mitchell. This film is very … Continue reading

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When Love Blooms (2021) Rated NR

A risk management analyst heads back home to help her father in a competitive flower arrangement competition. Starring Thomas Cadrot, Mark Camacho, and Amanda Ip. This movie is like a Hallmark film that didn’t get the green light at Hallmark. … Continue reading

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