Tag Archives: performances

Royally Ever After (2018) Rated TV-G

A teacher learns that her boyfriend is a prince of a small country. Starring Fiona Gubelmann, Torrance Coombs, and Barry McGovern. I was really disappointed with this film. Overall, it’s very poorly written. A number of scenarios don’t make sense with the … Continue reading

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Wish You Well (2013) Rated NR

Two children come of age during the 1940s at their grandmother’s home. Based on the book by David Baldacci. Starring Ellen Burstyn, Mackenzie Foy, and Josh Lucas. This film is a slow-moving story and a simple tale. You just get … Continue reading

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Debbie Macomber’s Dashing Through the Snow (2015) Rated NR

Two people become stranded at an airport during the holiday season and decide to rent a car together to get out of town. Along the way, they experience adventures while falling in love. Based on Debbie Macomber’s book of the … Continue reading

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Just Mercy (2019) Rated PG-13

A civil rights lawyer takes on a case of a condemned man on death row. Based on the book and true story of Bryan Stevenson. Starring Jamie Foxx, Charlie Pye Jr., and Michael Harding. This film isn’t the best written, … Continue reading

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A Diva’s Christmas Carol (2000) Rated PG

In this take on Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, a pop singer gets a reality check by the three spirits of Christmas. Starring Vanessa Williams, Rozonda ‘Chilli’ Thomas, and John Taylor. This is a VH1 made-for-TV movie, so they acquired all … Continue reading

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A&E Biography: Kenny Rogers (2020) Rated TV-PG

A biography of Kenny Rogers, where friends and family are interviewed mixed with his farewell performance in Nashville, Tennessee. Starring Charles Esten, Idina Menzel, and Dolly Parton. This is a wonderful look back at the life and career of Kenny … Continue reading

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Woman in Gold (2015) Rated PG-13

A Jewish refugee takes on the Austrian government to recover her family’s artwork stolen during WWII. Starring Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds, and Daniel Brühl. I thought this was great storytelling of true events – the art that was stolen during … Continue reading

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Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) Rated R

A literature student meets a billionaire who changes her life. Based on the book by E.L. James.  Starring Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, and Jennifer Ehle. Since the phenomenon of the Fifty Shades of Grey book craze, I’ve tried reading the … Continue reading

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The Funny Dance Show (E!) Rated NR

Celebrity comics compete in a dance competition for the charity of their choice. Starring Heidi Heaslet, Justine Marino, and Carly Jibson.  This show is supposed to be a funny comic take on dance competition reality shows. To do that, they … Continue reading

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Masters of Illusion (CW) Rated NR

The world’s top magicians perform in front of a live studio audience. Starring Murray SawChuck, Michael Grandinetti, and Jonathan Pendragon. This is definitely not the best show on TV. The acts are old, and the performances are old. There is … Continue reading

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