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Before the Rains (2007) Rated PG-13

An English spice baron moves to India at the end of the Raj years. Starring Linus Roache, Rahul Bose, and Nandita Das. This film isn’t just a romance between a British baron and an Indian housekeeper – it covers the … Continue reading

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Hell or High Water (2016) Rated R

A divorced father and his ex-con older brother scheme in order to save their family ranch. Starring Dale Dickey, Ben Foster, and Chris Pine. I was pleasantly surprised by this film. I thought it was going to be another modern … Continue reading

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The Legend of Tarzan (2016) Rated PG-13

Tarzan has been in England for a while when he is called back to the jungle he knows to investigate a mining encampment. Starring Alexander Skarsgård, Rory J. Saper, and Christian Stevens. This film tries to capitalize on the story … Continue reading

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Lars and the Real Girl (2007) Rated PG-13

 A young man starts a relationship with a doll that he gets off the internet. Starring Ryan Gosling, Emily Mortimer, and Paul Schneider. This film is brilliantly acted as Gosling plays the young man who is a hermit and struggles … Continue reading

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Princess Margaret: The Rebel Royal (2018) Rated NR

A documentary on the younger sister of Queen Elizabeth during the social changes of the 60s and 70s. Starring Craig Brown, Anne de Courcy, and Lady Glenconner.  This film documents the life of Princess Margaret, the spare heir. We see … Continue reading

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Fight the Power: The Protests That Changed America (2021) Rated NR

A documentary focuses on key impacts of protests on the evolution of the United States, from past to present. Starring Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jelani Cobb, and Robyn Muncy.  There are a couple of problems with this film. Abdul-Jabbar tells us the … Continue reading

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Murders at the Boarding House (Oxygen) Rated NR

  When the Sacramento police get a missing persons report from a social worker, they head to the boarding house where the man was staying. The elderly landlady is friendly and helpful, but when they discover human remains in her … Continue reading

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VH1 Family Reunion: Love & Hip Hop Edition (VH1) Rated NR

Love & Hip Hop cast members from all four shows gather to celebrate Black achievements and discuss social issues. Starring Adiz Benson, Trick Daddy, and Momma Dee. This reunion comes at a timely manner. The cast members discuss everything from … Continue reading

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You Can’t Take It with You (1938) Rated NR

A man from a rich family gets engaged to a woman from and eccentric family. Starring Jean Arthur, Lionel Barrymore, and James Stewart. This film is a cute romp of humor. It takes on the social and class messages of … Continue reading

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