Tag Archives: power

The Fifth Estate (2013) Rated R

The story of Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange, as Wikileaks exposes deceptions and corruptions of power. Starring Peter Capaldi, David Thewlis, and Anatole Taubman. Benedict Cumberbatch plays the founder, Julian Assange. I have to say it was an interesting portrayal. Cumberbatch portrays him … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, June 12, 2018

 I Can Only Imagine (PG) The inspiring and unknown true story behind MercyMe’s beloved, chart topping song that brings ultimate hope to so many is a gripping reminder of the power of true forgiveness. Starring J. Michael Finley, Madeline Carroll, Dennis … Continue reading

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The Story of Us with Morgan Freeman (NatGeo) Rated NR

 Morgan Freeman travels the world to talk to people from different cultures about the fundamentals of life. Each episode takes on a topic, including: love, belief, power, war and peace, rebellion and freedom. Starring Morgan Freeman. This series disappointed me. … Continue reading

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Boss (Starz) Rated TV-MA

The Mayor of Chicago is diagnosed with dementia and struggles with keeping his grip on the city. Starring Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner, Kathleen Robertson, Troy Garity, Rotimi. Although this is a TV show, it plays like … Continue reading

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People’s Choice Award Nominees 2017

Favorite TV Show The Big Bang Theory Grey’s Anatomy Outlander Stranger Things The Walking Dead Favorite Network TV Comedy The Big Bang Theory black-ish Jane the Virgin Modern Family New Girl Favorite Comedic TV Actor Andy Samberg Anthony Anderson Jim … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones (HBO) Rated TV-MA

Civil War breaks out in Westeros, and the children of the former rulers vie for power. Based on the book series by George R.R. Martin. Starring Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington. I have not read the books by … Continue reading

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South of Hell (WE) Rated TV-NR

Maria Abascal is a demon hunter for hire.  Her secret power exists in the fact that she herself is possessed by a demon. Starring Mena Suvari, Zachary Booth, Lamman Rucker, Paulina Singer, Drew Moerlein, Bill Irwin, Dana Foxworth. Although the … Continue reading

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Tales from the Hollywood Hills: Natica Jackson (1987) Rated NR

An actress has an illicit love affair which could ruin her career in 1930s Hollywood. Starring Michelle Pfeiffer, Hector Elizondo, George Murdock, Holland Taylor This is an interesting concept but poorly conceived movie. The script is an compilation of two stories … Continue reading

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Frozen (2013) Rated PG

Inspired by the story “The Snow Queen” by Hans Christian Andersen. Anna goes looking for her sister, Elsa who happens to be the Snow Queen. Starring Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, Alan Tudyk I know lots of … Continue reading

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Crisis (NBC) Rated NR

A secret service agent on the first day of his job must cross moral and legal lines to find the truth in the highest levels of power and corruption. Starring Dermot Mulroney, Rachael Taylor, Lance Gross, James Lafferty, Max Martini, … Continue reading

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