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The Serpent Queen (Starz) Rated TV-MA

A tv series that is based on the book by Leonie Frieda on the life of Catherine de Medici. Starring Samantha Morton, Amrita Acharia, and Enzo Cilenti.  Starz does a wonderful job at bringing these historical figures to life. While … Continue reading

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The Happening (2008) Rated R

A family struggles to survive a plague that causes people to commit suicide. Starring Mark Wahlberg, Zooey Deschanel, and John Leguizamo. This film isn’t the best of M. Night Shyamalan’s films, but it still has the classic storytelling that is … Continue reading

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Shooter (USA) Rated TV-14

The journey of a sharpshooter American veteran that is coerced back into action to stop an assassination plot against the president. Starring Ryan Phillippe, Shantel VanSanten, and Cynthia Addai-Robinson. This show grows on you. I’ve seen the movie, and it … Continue reading

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Little Women (2017) Rated TV-PG

The March sisters navigate love, loss, and the trials of growing up during the American Civil War. Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott. Starring Maya Hawke, Kathryn Newton, and Dylan Baker.  I say this each time I do … Continue reading

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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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