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Top Films and TV Shows to Watch While Safe At Home

 Mary Poppins (1964) Rated G In turn of the century London, a magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.   It’s a Wonderful Life (1946) Rated NR An angel is sent … Continue reading

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André Previn (1929-2019)

   My Fair Lady (1964) Rated G A snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society.  Gigi (1958) Rated G Weary of the conventions of Parisian society, … Continue reading

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Top Valentine’s Day Films 2018

 Pride and Prejudice (1995) Rated TV-PG Jane Austen’s classic novel about the prejudice that occurred between the 19th century classes and the pride which would keep lovers apart. Starring Jennifer Ehle, Colin Firth, Susannah Harker  Paperman (2012) Rated G An office … Continue reading

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Top Valentine Films 2017

 Paperman (2012) Rated G After meeting the gal of his dreams on a commuter train, an office worker uses a fleet of paper airplanes to get her attention after spying her again in a skyscraper window.  Seven Brides for Seven … Continue reading

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Top Movies for Valentine’s 2016

 Gone with the Wind (1939) Rated NR A manipulative Southern belle carries on a turbulent affair with a blockade runner during the American Civil War.  Walk the Line (2005) Rated PG-13 A chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash’s life, … Continue reading

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Theodore Bikel (1924-2015)

(1924-2015)  My Fair Lady (1964) Rated NR A misogynistic and snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society.  Knight Rider (1982) Rated TV-PG A lone crime fighter … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day 2015

Here’s my list of top ten Romantic films, whether you want to curl up with that certain someone or whether you are in the mood for romance, here’s the list:  Gigi (1958) Rated G Weary of the conventions of Parisian society, … Continue reading

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George Cukor

 My Fair Lady (1964) Rated G In this classic cinematic version of the Broadway smash, Audrey Hepburn is at her most radiant as Eliza Doolittle, the Cockney flower girl transformed into a poised duchess by Professor Henry Higgins.  The Philadelphia … Continue reading

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The Makeover (2013) Rated TV-PG

Hannah Higgins loses the congressional race and decides to make over an everyday man to run when the man who won has an accident. Based on the story Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw. Starring Julia Stiles, David Walton, Camryn Manheim … Continue reading

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