Tag Archives: political

Big Miracle (2012) Rated PG

A reporter and his girlfriend try to save a trio of whales stuck in the ice of Alaska. Starring John Pingayak, Ahmaogak Sweeney, John Chase, John Krasinski, Drew Barrymore, and Ted Danson. I remember following the TV reports about these whales. The … Continue reading

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The Comey Rule (2020) Rated TV-MA

This miniseries tells the story of former FBI Dir. Comey and President Trump as they collide while they differ on ethnics and loyalty. Based on the book, A Higher Loyalty by James Comey. Starring Jeff Daniels, Holly Hunter, and Michael … Continue reading

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Superstore (NBC) Rated TV-14

A comedy about a group of people working at a big box store. Starring America Ferrera, Ben Feldman, and Lauren Ash. I fell in love with this show from the beginning. It was humorous to see what it’s like to work as … Continue reading

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The Vote (2020) Rated PG

The vote chronicles the campaign for women’s right to vote. Starring Kate Burton, Audra McDonald, Laura Linney, Patricia Clarkson, and Mae Whitman. This year marks the one-hundredth year since the ratification of the 19th Amendment for women’s right to vote. … Continue reading

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Stargirl (CW) Rated TV-NR

A teenager joins the Justice Society of America. Based on the comic book series. Starring Brec Bassinger, Yvette Monreal, and Anjelika Washington. I was pleasantly surprised by this series. It’s got the traditional comic book feeling and characters, and it … Continue reading

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The Hottest August (2019) Rated NR

The people of New York are questioned about their lives and their hopes for the future, following a month of political division and climate change. Starring Clare Coulter. Well, obviously, this film is focusing on one demographic during the month … Continue reading

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Brassed Off (1996) Rated R

A coal mine in Northern England is closing, so what does that mean for the miners’ brass band? Starring Pete Postlethwaite, Tara Fitzgerald, and Ewan McGregor. Having seen the title of this film, I wondered what this film would be … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 (2014) Rated PG-13

Katniss finds herself in District 13 after the end of the games where she becomes the symbol of the Mockingjay. Based on the book by Suzanne Collins. Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, and Liam Hemsworth. This film is different from … Continue reading

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The Village (NBC) Rated TV-14

Residents of a Brooklyn apartment complex bond as family and friends. Starring Moran Atias, Dominic Chianese, and Warren Christie. This is a wonderfully written show about a group of residents living next door to each other whose lives are intertwined. … Continue reading

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John & Yoko: Above Us Only Sky (2018) Rated NR

A documentary telling the story of the writing and producing of  John Lennon’s 1971 album, Imagine. The film features interviews and unseen footage of the making of the album. Starring Yoko Ono, Julian Lennon, and Klaus Voormann. This film follows Lennon … Continue reading

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