Tag Archives: plot

Silent Night (2021) Rated NR

A family tries to celebrate the best Christmas while the end of the world is coming tomorrow. Starring Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, and Roman Griffin Davis. This story is interesting as it takes the joy of the season and mixes … Continue reading

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Sinners and Saints (2010) Rated R

 Two New Orleans cops fight against a gang. Starring Johnny Strong, Kevin Phillips, Costas Mandylor  This film is a low budget cop thriller. It’s overzealous with the action, and it shows its lack of budget throughout. The dialogue drags on … Continue reading

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SS-GB (BBC) Rated TV-MA

 A British homicide detective investigates a murder in a German-occupied England in a parallel universe where the Nazis won World War II. Based on a novel by Len Deighton. Starring Sam Riley, James Cosmo, and Rainer Bock. The BBC does … Continue reading

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The Violent Heart (2020) Rated UR

 Fifteen years after the death of his sister, Daniel falls for a high school senior. Starring Jovan Adepo, Grace Van Patten, Lukas Haas, and Kimberly Williams-Paisley. This story has a slow build with little going on. It’s not a bad … Continue reading

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The Gambler (2014) Rated R

A gambler and professor, Jim Bennett, has debts that cause him to borrow from his mother and a loan shark. To make matters worse, he has a relationship with one of his students. Based on a short novel by Fyodor … Continue reading

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The Crazies (2010) Rated R

 When a strange airplane crashes in a small town, a virus is unleashed. With the town in quarantine, a family must find a way to escape. Starring Timothy Olyphant, Radha Mitchell, and Joe Anderson.  This film has everything a horror … Continue reading

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Black Hills (1947) Rated NR

 Two frontiersmen try to avenge a struggling rancher. Starring  Eddie Dean, White Cloud, and Roscoe Ates.  This film is a B Western made in the 40s. It doesn’t have much going for it, and it’s the last theatrical film that … Continue reading

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Gods of Egypt (2016) Rated PG-13

Mortal hero Bek teams with the god Horus against Set, the god of darkness who is after the throne of Egypt. Starring Brenton Thwaites, John Samaha, and Courtney Eaton. I can’t figure this film out. It’s based on the ancient Egypt deities; … Continue reading

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Eye in the Sky (2015) Rated R

A military officer is in command of an operation against terrorists, but when a girl enters the kill zone, it triggers an international dispute about the implications of modern warfare. Starring Faisa Hassan, Aisha Takow, and Armaan Haggio. This is … Continue reading

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Dead of Summer (Freeform) Rated TV-14

In 1989, Camp Stillwater awakens an evil ancient mythology. Starring Elizabeth Mitchell, Elizabeth Lail, and Alberto Frezza. This series has an interesting plot; it has the element of a summer horror flick in a TV series format. The characters are … Continue reading

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