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Citizen Hearst: An American Experience Special (2021) Rated NR

 A chronological telling of William Randolph Hearst’s life and media empire. Starring Peter Krause, Robert Chiles, and Stephen Hearst.  This is a brilliant documentary that exposes how our modern media began, and it’s salacious. It also highlights the politicalness of the times … Continue reading

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Jackie Robinson (2016) Rated TV-PG

A documentary chronicles the personal and professional life of Jackie Robinson from his birth in 1919 to his death in 1972. Starring Keith David and Jamie Foxx. This documentary is one of Ken Burns’ miniseries. Burns does what he does best … Continue reading

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The Virtuoso (2021) Rated R

  A professional assassin takes on a new job in a small sleepy town, and what follows is deception and murder. Starring Anson Mount, Abbie Cornish, and Anthony Hopkins. Anson Mount stars as the Virtuoso, the hitman, hired by Hopkins … Continue reading

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Pooch Perfect (ABC) Rated NR

Ten professional dog groomers compete to win a prize of $100,000. Starring Rebel Wilson. This show must only be interesting to other dog groomers. For the most part, it’s uninteresting. I know a number of people want to say this … Continue reading

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The Chase (ABC) Rated TV-PG

This game show competes professional quizzers against contestants for money. Starring Sara Haines, James Holzhauer, and Ken Jennings. This show is interesting – we have the contestants competing against Jeopardy winners. The frustration I have with this show is that … Continue reading

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Heleno (2011) Rated R

A biography of the life of Brazil’s soccer player, Heleno de Freitas. Starring Rodrigo Santoro, Alinne Moraes, and Angie Cepeda. This film tries to give an accurate presentation of the life of de Freitas. It’s shot in black and white, … Continue reading

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With This Ring (2015) Rated TV-PG

After attending a friend’s wedding, three girlfriends make a pact to be married within a year. Starring Regina Hall, Jill Scott, and Eve. Seriously, this is a film. To have a group of professional women make a pact to be … Continue reading

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Dark Tide (2012) Rated PG-13

A professional shark diver is pulled back into the water a year after a near-fatal shark attack. Starring Halle Berry, Olivier Martinez, and Sizwe Msutu. This film is not the best film. I have to say that the first scene with … Continue reading

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Chicago Fire (NBC) Rated TV-14

A story that follows Chicago firefighters in their personal and professional lives. Starring Jesse Spencer, Monica Raymund, Yuri Sardarov, Eamonn Walker, Christian Stolte I was not impressed with the first episode of this show. It is a typically Dick Wolf … Continue reading

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Christmas Cupid (2010) Rated PG-13

When the top client of a successful public relations professional dies, she begins haunting her as a “Jacob Marley,” using her ex-boyfriends as the ghosts of Christmas past, present, and future.  Will she overcome her workaholic ways and find true … Continue reading

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