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Déjà Vu (2006) Rated PG-13

 After a ferry bomb goes off in New Orléans, an ATF agent uses experimental surveillance technology to find the bomber. Starring Denzel Washington, Paula Patton, Val Kilmer, Jim Caviezel, Adam Goldberg, Elden Henson, Bruce Greenwood, Elle Fanning. Wow, this film is a ride. With quick cuts from one … Continue reading

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25th Annual Movieguide Award Nominees 2017

  Best Movie for Families Finding Dory The Jungle Book (2016) Miracles From Heaven Pete’s Dragon (2016) Queen of Katwe The Secret Life of Pets Sing Trolls The Young Messiah Zootopia Most Inspiring Performance for Movies Rodrigo Santoro for Ben-Hur … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, August 9, 2016

 11/22/63 (TV-MA) A high school teacher travels back in time to prevent John F. Kennedy’s assassination. Starring James Franco, Sarah Gadon, George MacKay, Chris Cooper, Cyndy Day, Tommy James Murphy  Fathers and Daughters (R) A Pulitzer-winning writer grapples with being … Continue reading

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The Princess and the Frog (2009) Rated G

Disney retells the fairy tale of the Princess and Frog. A girl has a dream  of opening up her own restaurant until she meets a young prince. Starring Anika Noni Rose, Bruno Campos, Keith David, Oprah Winfrey, Terrence Howard, John … Continue reading

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Tony Scott (1944-2012)

(1944-2012)  Deja Vu (2006) Rated PG-13 ATF agent Doug Carlin finds himself dogged by feelings of déjà vu as he investigates a bombing on a New Orleans ferry. Should he shrug off the unsettling sensation, or can it help him … Continue reading

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Halloween Films Take 2

So many films so little time. My second list of Halloween films. Skeleton Key (2005) Rated PG-13 Sent to New Orleans to care for an aging stroke victim who lies bedridden and speechless in a rambling antebellum mansion, 25-year-old hospice … Continue reading

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The Princess and the Frog (via Short Librarian’s Blog)

The Princess and the Frog is a Disney animated movie released on DVD in 2010. The story is an imaginative retelling of the frog princess fairy tale in which a princess kisses a frog thereby freeing him from a curse … Continue reading

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