Tag Archives: reality

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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Music City (CMT) Rated TV-PG

A group of musicians tries to make it big in Nashville. Starring Jackson Boyd, Rachyl Degman, and Alisa Fuller. The only positive thing about this show is that it seems to revolve around a single character, Rachyl Degman. Degman is married to an … Continue reading

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Winter Break: Hunter Mountain (MTV) Rated NR

 A group of 20-somethings head to a ski lodge for winter break. Starring Taylor James “TJ” Angus, Alessandra Camerlingo, Jeffrey Brewer. This is The Real World on winter break or what The Real World has become in the 26 years it’s been … Continue reading

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To the Wonder (2012) Rated R

After a couple falls in love, they come home to real life, where they connect with a pastor and a flame from the past. Starring Ben Affleck, Olga Kurylenko, Rachel McAdams. This is a Terrence Malick film. He uses cinematography to  convey  … Continue reading

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Showtime at the Apollo (FOX) Rated NR

 A reality show where acts compete in front of an audience and the audience chooses who will go on to win. Starring Steve Harvey. This show is a revival of the 1987 version of Showtime at the Apollo. It is a … Continue reading

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Amour (2012) Rated PG-13

Two retired musicians’ love is tested when one of them has a stroke. Starring Jean-Louis Trintignant, Emmanuelle Riva, Isabelle Huppert. Amour is the story of a couple whose love sustains them as age and illness wear away at their bodies. This … Continue reading

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Meet the Peetes (Hallmark) Rated TV-G

This reality series follows the Peetes as they raise their kids, work on their charity, and live with Holly’s mother. Starring Rodney Peete Jr., Rodney Peete, Dolores Robinson. This series is structured like a typical reality TV show, with one notable … Continue reading

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The Last Stand (2013) Rated R

 A small town sheriff must stop a drug cartel before they get to Mexico. Starring  Arron Shiver, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Titos Menchaca, Luis Guzman, Forest Whitaker. There is nothing original or notable about this lackluster film. Although it is fun to see … Continue reading

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To Rome for Love (BRAVO) Rated NR

 A group of women head to Rome to find love. Starring Mercedes Young, Cece Counts, Diann Valentine. This is a reality show that takes a group of African-American women to Rome to find love. I have two problems with the show. … Continue reading

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Boy Band (ABC) Rated NR

A reality show that tries out amateur singers for a new boy band. Starring Rita Ora, Nick Carter, Emma Bunton, Tim Mosley, Sergio Calderon, Drew Ramos, Jaden Gray, Marcus Pendleton, Michael Conor, Chance Perez, Mikey Jimenez, Brady Tutton. I actually enjoyed this reality show. It doesn’t try to be anything more than … Continue reading

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