Tag Archives: parents

You’ve Got a Friend (2007) Rated NR

A boy who recently lost his parents turns to the town recluse to help him make a soapbox racer. Starring John Schneider, Dylan McLaughlin, and Jason Brooks. This is one of those feel-good Hallmark films. It’s a family film where … Continue reading

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Advantageous (2015) Rated NR

In the future where opulence hides the economic hardship, a single mother tries to keep going despite the instability in the world. Starring Jacqueline Kim, James Urbaniak, and Freya Adams. I thought this film showed a brilliant take on where … Continue reading

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Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath (A&E) Rated TV-14

A series talks to those that have left the Church of Scientology because of their harmful practices. Starring Leah Remini, Mike Rinder, and Mary Kahn. I have always thought that Scientology was a cult and this series proves it. The … Continue reading

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Pete’s Dragon (2016) Rated PG

An orphaned boy and his friendly dragon go on adventures. Starring Bryce Dallas Howard, Robert Redford, and Oakes Fegley. This film is a reimaged telling of the story Pete’s Dragon. While the film has the classic Disney death of parents … Continue reading

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A Town Without Christmas (2001) Rated TV-G

A child’s letter to Santa makes national news when he claims he no longer wants to be alive, thinking he’s a burden to his divorcing parents. Starring Patricia Heaton, Rick Roberts, and Ernie Hudson. This film has the typical holiday … 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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This Is Us (NBC) Rated TV-14

A heartwarming and emotional story of a set of triplets, what they struggle with and their relationship with their parents. Starring Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, and Sterling K. Brown. This show is one that really does like to pull at … Continue reading

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God’s Not Dead: We the People (2021) Rated PG

 Reverend Dave defends himself and a group of homeschooling parents after they have an   inspection by the local government official. Starring David A.R. White, William Forsythe, and Isaiah Washington.  I know that some people think this is a propaganda film, … Continue reading

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Miracles from Heaven (2016) Rated PG

This film follows the incredible true story of the Beam family. Based on the book Miracles from Heaven: A Little Girl and Her Amazing Story of Healing by Christy Wilson Beam. Starring Jennifer Garner, Kylie Rogers, and Martin Henderson. This is … Continue reading

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Matchmaker Santa (2012) Rated TV-G

 As a little girl, Melanie Hogan wished for her own Prince Charming with a love affair like her parents had. Starring Lacey Chabert, Florence Henderson, and John Ratzenberger. This is one of those cute, silly Hallmark films, but it wasn’t one … Continue reading

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