Tag Archives: real life

Billions (Showtime) Rated TV-MA

 The U.S. Attorney goes after a hedge fund king, in a battle between two powerful people. Starring Paul Giamatti, Damian Lewis, Maggie Siff This show brings out the real life struggle most prestigious and demanding professions. The show dramatizes the … Continue reading

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Cobra (PBS) Rated TV-14

A widespread power outage causes chaos. The COBRA committee works hard at finding a way to turn the lights back on. Starring Victoria Hamilton, Richard Dormer, and David Haig. I have to say this show was poorly written. It did … Continue reading

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The Bradshaw Bunch (E!) Rated TV-14

From real life hijacks, Terry Bradshaw and family juggle football, fame, and ranch life in Oklahoma. Starring Lacey Bradshaw, Rachel Bradshaw, and Tammy Bradshaw. Well, this show is like all the other famous reality shows. We all know Terry Bradshaw’s antics, and … Continue reading

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Mann and Wife (Bounce) Rated TV-PG

A couple comes home to their new blended family after their honeymoon. Starring David Mann, Tamela J. Mann, and Tony Rock. The show stars real-life married couple, David and Tamela. I thought the show was funny, and I loved the … Continue reading

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Family Restaurant Rivals (Food) Rated TV-G

Restaurant owners compete in challenges that real-life restaurateurs deal with to win over the judges and win $10,000. Starring Valerie Bertinelli, Clinton Kelly, and Jet Tila. This was a fun cooking competition. We see families working together to create signature … Continue reading

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Executed with Deborah Norville (Reelz) Rated NR

Host Deborah Norville looks at real-life crime sprees and criminals where capital punishment was the final answer. Starring Deborah Norville, Andrew Weiss, and Sean Cranston. This show walks us through the timelines of crimes with the most notorious criminals. We … Continue reading

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Mr. Selfridge (PBS) Rated PG

Based on the real-life story of the American founder of London’s department store, Selfridge’s. Based on the book, Shopping, Seduction & Mr Selfridge by Lindy Woodhead. Starring Ron Cook, Jeremy Piven, Tom Goodman-Hill. A brilliantly executed show, I was pleasantly … Continue reading

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The Road to Christmas (2006) Rated TV-PG

A fashion photographer on the way to her Christmas wedding gets stranded in middle America. She finds a ride with a teacher and his 13-year old daughter. Starring Jennifer Grey, Megan Park, Clark Gregg. I really liked this film, partly … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Films 2015

 Flags of Our Fathers (2006) Rated R Based on the book of the same name, this World War II drama reconstructs the events surrounding the six U.S. soldiers who were instantly immortalized when they were photographed raising the American flag … Continue reading

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The Book of Negroes (2015) Rated NR

We follow the life of Aminata who was kidnapped in Africa to be enslaved in South Carolina, as she work to get back to home land. Based on the novel by Lawrence Hill. Starring Aunjanue Ellis, Lyriq Bent, Ben Chaplin, Allan … Continue reading

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