Tag Archives: pacing

Anthropoid (2016) Rated R

Based on the true story of the Operation Anthropoid mission during World War II and the plan to assassinate SS General Reinhard Heydrich, the third in command in the Third Reich. Starring Jamie Dornan, Cillian Murphy, and Brian Caspe. This … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Action, Based on a True Story, Biography, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated R, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lone Star Restoration (History) Rated NR

Brent Hull is a man with a mission to restore architectural history in America. Starring Brent Hull and Brett Hull. The show is interesting, and it’s a joy to see the restoration of older homes. However, the pacing is too … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, History Channel, Rated NR, Reality TV, reviews, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Falling Water (USA) Rated TV-14

We follow three strangers as they discover their dreams are part of a bigger tragedy. Starring David Ajala, Lizzie Brocheré, and Will Yun Lee. This show’s plot has taken on more than it can chew. The three strangers have dreams … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Drama, Mysteries, Rated TV-14, reviews, Tv Shows, USA Network | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dream Corp LLC (AdultSwim) Rated TV-14

A workplace comedy set in a therapy facility where patients have their dreams recorded and analyzed.  Starring Jon Gries, Nicholas Rutherford, and Ahmed Bharoocha. The word that best describes this show is bizarre. It’s absurd. It doesn’t make much sense. … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Adult Swim, Comedy, Rated TV-14, reviews, Short, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Shenmue (AdultSwim) Rated NR

A young man witnesses the murder of his father and now tries to exact revenge for his death. Starring Masaya Matsukaze, Takahiro Sakurai, and Jack Stansbury. Shenmue is a combination of two video games that are put together to make … Continue reading

Posted in 2022, Action, Adult Swim, Adventure, Anime, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated NR, reviews, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dune (2021) Rated PG-13

The adaptation of Frank Herbert’s epic science fiction novel of a son from a noble family who’s entrusted with the most valuable element in the galaxy. Starring Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, and Oscar Isaac.  I will, again, state my disclaimer … Continue reading

Posted in 2021, Action, Adventure, Based on a Novel, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated PG-13, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Huntsman: Winter’s War (2016) Rated PG-13

Eric and Sara try to conceal their forbidden love from the ice queen and her sister. Starring Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron, and Jessica Chastain. This film is a sequel to Snow White and the Huntsman, only this time, it’s the prequel … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Action, Adventure, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated PG-13, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

School Ties (1992) Rated PG-13

A star quarterback is given the opportunity to attend a prep school where he has to hide his Jewish heritage. Starring Brendan Fraser, Matt Damon, and Chris O’Donnell. This film seems to struggle with its own identity, and so does … Continue reading

Posted in 1992, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated PG-13, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hillary (PBS) Rated NR

 The biography of Sir Edmund Hillary, who grew up in a strict family but set his own path to climb mountains. Starring Andrew Munro, Dean O’Gorman, and Amy Usherwood.  The first episode is confusing as it jumps around the timeframe … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Adventure, Biography, PBS, Rated NR, reviews, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Buried (Showtime) Rated NR

 Eileen Franklin remembers twenty years after the murder of her best friend that she witnessed the crime. Starring Elaine Tipton, DA Steve Wagstaffe, Douglas Horngrad, and Eileen Franklin. This documentary recalls the crime of the century, when eight-year-old Susan Nason … Continue reading

Posted in 2021, Documentary, Docuseries, Rated NR, reviews, Showtime, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment