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Gone with the Wind (1939) Rated NR

  An affluent woman tries to uphold her lifestyle while the Civil War rages around her. Based on the book by Margaret Mitchell. Starring Thomas Mitchell, Barbara O’Neil, and Vivien Leigh. This film, to me, is still one of the … Continue reading

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Epic Yellowstone (Smithsonian) Rated TV-PG

Yellowstone is a place of battles between predators and prey and where winter snows turn into spring growth. Starring Bill Pullman. This series takes us through the year in the landscape of Yellowstone National Park. We follow the animals as … Continue reading

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Hollywoodland (2006) Rated R

A detective investigates the death of actor George Reeves, who played Superman in Adventures of Superman. Starring Adrien Brody, Diane Lane, and Ben Affleck. This is a brilliant film noir. The fractural presentation of the story bounces between Reeves’ life … Continue reading

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Gamer (2009) Rated R

In the future, inmates fight in a mind-control game where if they win, they will be set free. Starring Gerard Butler, Amber Valletta, and Michael C. Hall. This film is chaotic. It’s action-packed from start to finish, but there isn’t … Continue reading

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Lion (2016) Rated PG-13

A five-year old Indian boy gets lost in Calcutta, miles from home. Twenty-five years later, he sets out to find his family. Starring Sunny Pawar, Abhishek Bharate, Priyanka Bose, Nicole Kidman, Dev Patel, Rooney Mara. I am a little surprised … Continue reading

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Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014) Rated R

An actor, whose career has waned, opens a play on Broadway while his one iconic character continues to haunt him. Starring Michael Keaton, Emma Stone, Kenny Chin, Zach Galifianakis, Naomi Watts It’s a rarity when everything comes together for a … Continue reading

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That’s Entertainment Part II (1976) Rated G

A sequel to the 1974 documentary film, That’s Entertainment. Includes more films between 1920-1960’s. Starring Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney, Bing Crosby Gene Kelley and Fred Astaire, co-hosted this film, because of this we get to see … Continue reading

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Stoker (2013) Rated R

After India’s father dies, an uncle whom she doesn’t know comes to live with her and her unstable mother. Starring Mia Wasikowska, Nicole Kidman, David Alford, Matthew Goode This is a slow psychological thriller. The thing about this film is the … Continue reading

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Contagion (2011)

Rated PG-13 A Global team of doctors try to stop an infectious disease before it wipes out people. Starring Gwyneth Paltrow, Tien You Chui, Josie Ho, Matt Damon, Laurence Fishburne, John Hawkes, Jude Law, Marion Cotillard, Kate Winslet, Jennifer Ehle, … Continue reading

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The Firm (NBC)

Rated NR Based off the book and movie by John Grisham, we follow Mitch McDeere ten years after the movie in 1993. Starring Josh Lucas, Callum Keith Rennie, Molly Parker, Juliette Lewis The way they shoot the series is amazing. … Continue reading

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