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Bill Burr Presents: Jessica Kirson Talking to Myself (2019) Rated TV-MA

Kirson’s comedic special laughs about lesbian one-night stands and the misery of singing “Happy Birthday.” Starring Jessica Kirson and Joey Kola. I don’t think Kirson is funny. Her jokes tend to be about sex and body image. There were jokes that … Continue reading

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The Last Ship (TNT) Rated TV-14

The crew of a naval destroyer discovers that they are the last ship of survivors when a pandemic kills off most of Earth’s population. Based on the book by William Brinkley. Starring Eric Dane, Adam Baldwin, and Charles Parnell. This … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Action, Based on a Novel, Drama, Rated TV-14, reviews, TNT, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

All is Lost (2013) Rated PG-13

After a collision at sea, a sailor struggles for survival. Starring Robert Redford. This film is about how all is lost when a seasoned sailor has a collision at sea. The ship is taking on water, and there is no way … Continue reading

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Passengers (2016) Rated PG-13

A spacecraft traveling 90 years to colonize a distant planet malfunctions, waking two of the sleeping passengers. Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt, Michael Sheen, Laurence Fishburne, Andy Garcia. The film was passable. I didn’t find anything exceptional or unique about … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Adventure, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated PG-13, reviews, Romance, Sci-fi | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Anne of the Indies (1951) Rated NR

A former pirate  agrees to spy on Blackbeard and Anne Providence to get his ship back from the British. Starring Jean Peters, Louis Jourdan, Debra Paget, Thomas Gomez. This film is a diamond in the rough. It has its weak … Continue reading

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The 3 Worlds of Gulliver (1960) Rated NR

Poor Doctor Gulliver signs onto a ship, but when they enter a storm, he is thrown overboard and washes on shore in a land of tiny people who use him to fight a land of giants. Starring Kerwin Mathews, Jo … Continue reading

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Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016) Rated PG

Alice returns to the magical world of Wonderland and travels back in time to help the Mad Hatter. Based on the book, Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll. Starring Johnny Depp, Mia Wasikowska, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Sacha … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Adventure, Based on a Novel, Disney, Family, Fantasy, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated PG | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Adventures of Tintin (2011) Rated PG

The reporter Tintin and Captain Haddock set off to look for a sunken ship that was commanded by Haddock’s ancestor. Based on the comic book series by Hergé. Starring Jamie Bell, Andy Serkis, Daniel Craig, Nick Frost, Simon Pegg, Toby … Continue reading

Posted in 2011, Action, Adventure, Animation, Family, films, Movie reviews, movies, Mysteries, Rated PG, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Bounty (1984) Rated PG

The story of Lieutenant Bligh, whose cruelty leads to mutiny on his ship. Based on the book, Captain Bligh and Mr. Christian by Richard Hough. Starring Mel Gibson, Anthony Hopkins, Laurence Olivier, Daniel Day-Lewis, Liam Neeson. I thought this film … Continue reading

Posted in 1984, Action, Adventure, British Films, Drama, films, Historical, Movie reviews, movies, Rated PG, reviews, Romance | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In the Heart of the Sea (2015) Rated PG-13

Based on the story of the  whaling ship Essex that was sunk by a whale, which in turn inspired the story Moby Dick. Starring  Chris Hemsworth, Benjamin Walker, Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson, Michelle Fairley, Tom Holland. This is a compelling story, obscured … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, films, Historical, Movie reviews, movies, Rated PG-13, reviews, Thrillers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments