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Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency (BBCAmerica) Rated TV-14

Holistic detective Dirk Gently investigates cases involving the supernatural. Starring Samuel Barnett, Elijah Wood, and Hannah Marks. At first, this series seems to be too crazy and annoying to be of any entertainment, but I must say, it really is … Continue reading

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Summer of Dreams (2016) Rated TV-G

A pop star moves back home and gets a job as a high school music teacher. Starring Debbie Gibson, Robert Gant, and Pascale Hutton. This is a typical Hallmark movie. It has everything that a Hallmark has, but what makes … Continue reading

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Money Monster (2016) Rated R

A financial TV host and his producer find themselves in a hostage situation with an investor. Starring George Clooney, Julia Roberts, and Jack O’Connell. Well, this film is a disappointment. It’s slow burning with lack of thrill. Mostly, the film consists of … Continue reading

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Vampyr (1932) Rated NR

A drifter who is obsessed with the supernatural finds himself at a hotel where a girl is slowly turning into a vampire. Starring Julian West, Maurice Schutz, and Rena Mandel. This film, I’m sure, would have been wonderful at its … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs (2015) Rated R

This film goes behind the scenes of three different product launches and focuses on the man behind the digital revolution, Steve Jobs. Starring Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, and Seth Rogen. This film doesn’t dive into the life of Jobs; it … Continue reading

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Genius Aretha (NatGeo) Rated TV-14

Aretha Franklin’s relationship between her father, her marriage, and her music career are depicted. Starring Cynthia Erivo, Malcolm Barrett, and Patrice Covington. This series is touted as the best of the Genius anthology, but I hate to say it – … Continue reading

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Land (2021) Rated PG-13

A bereaved woman decides to live off the grid. Starring Robin Wright, Demián Bichir, and Sarah Dawn Pledge. This film was a pleasant surprise. I wasn’t expecting the story to head in the direction it did. Robin Wright was also … Continue reading

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Breaking News in Yuba County (2021) Rated R

A woman takes advantage of her celebrity status when her husband goes missing. Starring  Allison Janney, Mila Kunis, and Regina Hall. I actually enjoyed this farce of a tale. Allison Janney plays the woman whose husband disappeared and she rather … Continue reading

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Connecting… (NBC) Rated TV-14

An ensemble cast gives a comedic performance of a group of friends trying to remain connected during a pandemic. Starring Otmara Marrero, Parvesh Cheena, and Cassie Beck. As the networks try to bank on the pandemic, and with shows rushed … Continue reading

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Retaliation (2017) Rated R

An adult victim of childhood sexual abuse confronts his past. Starring Alex Ferns, Orlando Bloom, and Janet Montgomery. This is not a very clean script. It’s a very difficult film to watch, and I’m sure it was difficult to make with the … Continue reading

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