Tag Archives: premise

Self/less (2015) Rated PG-13

A dying man transfers his consciousness into a younger body. Starring Ryan Reynolds, Natalie Martinez, and Matthew Goode. This film has a wonderful premise but loses sight of what story it wants to tell. It starts with the older dying … Continue reading

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Shades of Blue (NBC) Rated TV-14

A female police officer and mother is forced to work for the F.B.I.’s anti-corruption task force while still struggling with her  financials. Starring Jennifer Lopez, Ray Liotta, and Drea de Matteo. The critics loved this show. I did not. It felt like … Continue reading

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Santa Hunters (2014) Rated TV-G

Four children try to claim that Santa is real. Starring Benjamin Flores Jr., Breanna Yde, and Mace Coronel. This film has a cute premise, but it lacks direction and has a hard time figuring out what type of movie it is. It … Continue reading

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Christmas for a Dollar (2013) Rated PG

During the depression, a family struggles to celebrate Christmas until their father brings home a dollar for each to spend on presents. Starring Brian Krause, Nancy Stafford, and Danielle C. Ryan. This film is brilliantly made. The writing is not … Continue reading

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Vagrant Queen (SyFy) Rated TV-14

Vagrant Queen follows an orphaned child queen as she tries to keep one step ahead of a government planning to extinguish her bloodline. Based on the comics by Magdalene Visaggio and Jason Smith. Starring Adriyan Rae, Tim Rozon, and Alex … Continue reading

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Almost Paradise (WGN) Rated NR

A former DEA agent moves to the Philippines to retire as an owner of a gift store. Starring Arthur Acuña, Nonie Buencamino, and Christian Kane. This show has a good premise, and I think they could have fun telling the … Continue reading

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Blindspot (NBC) Rated TV-14

A Jane Doe is found in New York city, nude, and with a body full of tattoos. Starring Sullivan Stapleton, Jaimie Alexander, and Rob Brown. Surprisingly, I was not overly impressed with this series. I thought the premise wasn’t as … Continue reading

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Win, Lose or Love (2015) Rated TV-PG

Two single parents with different parenting styles vie for the role of parent group president. When the vote is tied, they must work together for the good of the school. Starring Corey Sevier, Helena Mattsson, and Catherine Hicks. This is … Continue reading

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A Wish Come True (2015) Rated TV-G

On the night of her 30th birthday, Lindsay wishes that all her birthday wishes come true. Starring Megan Park, Benjamin Hollingsworth, and Anthony Lemke. This film is a typical Hallmark movie romance. Although, the casting needed some adjustment as the … Continue reading

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Stitchers (ABCFamily) Rated TV-14

A woman is recruited to join a government agency where she is stitched into the minds of the recently deceased to solve their murders. Starring Emma Ishta, Kyle Harris, and Ritesh Rajan. I thought that the premise of this show … Continue reading

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