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Try Harder! (2021) Rated NR

Seniors at one of the best high schools in the country vie for acceptance to elite colleges in the country. Starring Alvan Cai, Shealand Fairchild, and Rachael Schmidt.  I know this documentary wanted to showcase the pressure kids in high … Continue reading

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The Julia Child Challenge (Food) Rated NR

Eight home cooks compete in culinary challenges that showcase culinary skills ala Julia Child. Starring Antonia Lofaso, Michael Voltaggio, and Susan Feniger.  I am shocked that this show has not been created before now. This is a show that needs … Continue reading

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Ride with Norman Reedus (AMC) Rated TV-14

This show follows Norman Reedus as he rides his motorcycle around the country exploring local biker culture. Starring Norman Reedus, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, and Melissa McBride. This TV show is interesting. It’s nice to see Norman Reedus as himself and … Continue reading

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Greatest Hits (ABC) Rated NR

A reality series that showcases the greatest hits from the 80s performed by the original artists and special guests. Starring Arsenio Hall, Kelsea Ballerini, and Kenny Loggins. The show is interesting in that it is a concert featuring hits from … Continue reading

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Houdini and Doyle (FOX) Rated TV-14

This miniseries follows the friendship between Harry Houdini and Arthur Conan Doyle while helping the Scotland Yard with some unsolved and inexplicable crimes. Starring Michael Weston, Stephen Mangan, and Rebecca Liddiard. This show is loosely based on the friendship of … Continue reading

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Human: The World Within (PBS) Rated TV-PG

Stories from around the world reveal how our lives, passions, and goals, have used our bodies’ complex systems. Starring Jad Abumrad. This documentary series discusses how we humans are amazing things. We start as one cell and form all these … Continue reading

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Voyagers (2021) Rated PG-13

  A crew of astronauts starts on a multi-generational mission but descend into paranoia and madness without understanding why. Starring Tye Sheridan, Lily-Rose Depp, and Fionn Whitehead. The basic plot of this film is kill or be killed. The crew … Continue reading

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Little Big Shots (NBC) Rated TV-G

This reality series showcases young talents of the world. Starring Steve Harvey, Melissa McCarthy, and Arabella Grant. This show is boring to watch. Some kids have talent, while others know state capitals; that’s not talent, that’s knowledge. Steve Harvey is fun to … Continue reading

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Josephine Baker: The Story of an Awakening (2018) Rated NR

Josephine Baker was born into poverty in Missouri in 1906. She moved to France where she became a dancer and hailed as the Queen of Paris. She joined the French Resistance and became a civil rights activist. Starring Léonie Simaga, … Continue reading

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Nature’s Epic Journeys (PBS) Rated TV-PG

Every year, millions of animals take epic journeys to reach their destinations. Starring Nigel Barber, Liz Bonnin, and Saba Douglas-Hamilton. This documentary highlights the journey that animals take for food, shelter, water, and to reproduce. It brilliantly showcases these animals … Continue reading

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