Tag Archives: premise

Satisfaction (USA) Rated TV-14

A husband tracks his wife’s affair with a male escort. Starring Matt Passmore, Stephanie Szostak, and Blair Redford. I really had hoped to enjoy this show despite the premise because of Matt Passmore (I really enjoyed watching him on The … Continue reading

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Replicas (2018) Rated PG-13

A scientist is obsessed with bringing back his dead family. Starring Keanu Reeves, Alice Eve, and Thomas Middleditch. The premise of the film is interesting, and if it were executed right, it would be an awesome film to watch. This … Continue reading

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The Passage (Fox) Rated TV-14

When a U.S. experiment turns people into vampires instead of a cure-all for diseases, an orphan girl may be the only person that could save everyone. Based on the trilogy by Justin Cronin. Starring Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Saniyya Sidney, and Jamie McShane. … Continue reading

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It’s a Disaster (2012) Rated R

Four couples meet for Sunday brunch in a friend’s home when they discover the end of the world is near. Starring Rachel Boston, Kevin M. Brennan, and David Cross. This film has an interesting premise with the Apocalyptic end of time happening … Continue reading

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We’re the Millers (2013) Rated R

A pot dealer creates a fake family to move a large shipment of weed from Mexico to the U.S. Starring Jennifer Aniston, Jason Sudeikis, and Emma Roberts. This film is funnier than I expected. I’m not one for potty humor, and … Continue reading

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The Thanksgiving House (2013) Rated TV-G

A lawyer inherits a house in Plymouth only to discover that it may be a historical treasure. Starring Emily Rose, Justin Bruening, and Julia Jones. This is one of those Hallmark films that is just another predictable romantic movie. The actors … Continue reading

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The Split (2018) Rated TV-MA

A family of female lawyers must face their past when their dad, who has been absent for thirty years, comes back. Starring Afolabi Alli, Barry Atsma, and Fiona Button. The premise of this show starts intriguingly as each sister seems to … Continue reading

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The Truman Show (1998) Rated PG

An insurance salesman discovers that his whole life is a television show. Starring Jim Carrey, Laura Linney, and Noah Emmerich. This is a rather enjoyable and provocative film. If you watch this film more than once, you’ll probably realize that it … Continue reading

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The Commuter (2018) Rated PG-13

An ex-cop becomes wrapped up in a conspiracy while taking his regular commute home. Starring Liam Neeson, Vera Farmiga, and Patrick Wilson. Again, this is another film with an interesting premise that falls short in delivery. What brings the story together … Continue reading

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Phantom Thread (2017) Rated R

In 1950s London, a renowned dressmaker’s meticulous life is uprooted when he meets a strong-willed woman.  Starring Vicky Krieps, Daniel Day-Lewis, and Lesley Manville. This is one twisted film. The premise of the film seems to be a phantom thread that … Continue reading

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