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Bandolero! (1968) Rated PG-13

Mace Bishop comes to town as a hangman in order to save his brother from the gallows. The brothers run to Mexico as the authorities track them down and into a gunfight. Starring James Stewart, Dean Martin, and Raquel Welch. … Continue reading

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Whiplash (2014) Rated R

A drummer is accepted into a prestigious music conservatory where his teacher will stop at nothing to push his students to greatness. Starring Miles Teller, J.K. Simmons, and Paul Reiser. This movie is intense. Simmons pushes the boy and the … Continue reading

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Seven Worlds, One Planet (BBC) Rated NR

The Earth has seven continents, each with its own climate, terrain, and unique animal life. This series showcases each of the continents’ unique characteristics. Starring David Attenborough and Peter Drost. The program showcases the wildlife living and surviving in the … Continue reading

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The Day (2011) Rated R

Five people band together to survive while fighting predators in a post-apocalyptic future. Starring Shawn Ashmore, Brianna Barnes, and Ashley Bell. This film had some interesting points. It’s not the best post-apocalyptic movie, but it does hold its own. It’s … Continue reading

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The Robe (1953) Rated UR

In the Roman province of Judah, a Roman tribune is ordered to crucify Christ, but after the fact, he has a guilty conscience. Starring Richard Burton, Jean Simmons, and Victor Mature. This film is the first film shot in CinemaScope, … Continue reading

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Ophelia (2018) Rated PG-13

A retelling of Hamlet that provides Ophelia’s side of the story. Starring Naomi Watts, Daisy Ridley, and Clive Owen. This film is definitely a retelling of Hamlet. It’s not your typical Shakespearean story. In this telling, Ophelia isn’t crazy and … Continue reading

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388 Arletta Avenue (2011) Rated TV-MA

A young couple is unnerved by a stalker. Starring Nick Stahl, Mia Kirshner, and Devon Sawa. This film is shot in the style of the “found footage” that horror films are going for these days. The couple, unbeknownst to them, … Continue reading

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Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer (2018) Rated PG-13

Gosnell is an abortion doctor who committed unspeakable crimes in his doctor’s office. Starring Dean Cain, Janine Turner, and Michael Beach. This film isn’t about abortion. Gosnell was a doctor who committed the most heinous crimes by the number of … Continue reading

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Fruitvale Station (2013) Rated R

Based on the true story of Oscar Grant III’s last day before he was fatality shot at the Fruitvale Station in 2008. Starring Michael B. Jordan, Melonie Diaz, and Octavia Spencer. I have mixed feelings about this film. At times, I thought … Continue reading

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Killing Eve (BBCAmerica) Rated TV-14

A security operative hunts down an assassin. Based on the novellas by Luke Jennings. Starring Sandra Oh, Jodie Comer, and Fiona Shaw. This is another amazing, character-driven show with two female leads. The two women are strong, smart, and just doing their … Continue reading

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