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Trevor Noah Presents Josh Johnson: # (Hashtag) (2021) Rated TV-MA

Comedian and writer Josh Johnson leads a comedy special that talks about what women look for in relationships, the effects of the pandemic on our lives, and whether a friend’s bird is racist. Starring Josh Johnson. Johnson’s smart and entertaining … Continue reading

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Groundhog Day (1993) Rated PG

A weatherman doing a report on Punxsutawney Phil relives the day over and over again. Starring Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, and Chris Elliott. This is a quintessential suspension of disbelief film. The reason the weatherman relives the day over and … Continue reading

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Whip It (2009) Rated PG-13

In small town in Texas, a misfit discovers a roller derby league in the city. Starring Sarah Habel, Shannon Eagen, and Edward Austin Kelly. To me, there was nothing special about this film. It’s the typical story of the outcast … Continue reading

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Preppy Killer: My Friend the Murderer (2021) Rated NR

Margo Manhattan gives us a look at former friend, Robert Chambers, who murdered Jennifer Levin in Central Park. Starring Megan Fleming, Hunter Hart Lightner, and Randy McDaniel. This special looks at the Preppy Killer, who he was, how the media … Continue reading

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Grease Live! (2016) Rated TV-14

After a summer romance, Danny and Sandy meet again in high school, where their friends get in the way of their romance. Starring Julianne Hough, Aaron Tveit, and Vanessa Hudgens. This is a fun live theater special. I thought the … Continue reading

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Felix the Cat Saves Christmas (2004) Rated TV-Y

When the Professor and Rock Bottom create a blizzard to ruin Christmas, Felix and Poindexter head to the North Pole to save it. Starring Dave Coulier, Tom Bosley, and Don Oriolo. This is a wonderful Christmas animation special. I love … Continue reading

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Mulan (2020) Rated PG-13

A young Chinese maiden disguises herself to become a warrior. Starring Yifei Liu, Donnie Yen, and Li Gong. This could’ve been an amazing live action remake of the animated film. Alas, this live action missed the theme that the animation brought to … Continue reading

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Kids, Race and Unity: A Nick News Special (2020) Rated NR

Alicia Keys hosts this news special with experts to talk about race and racial injustice. Starring Tabitha Brown, Keedron Bryant, and Patrisse Cullors. This show is a great starting point for discussion but lacks in-depth answers. I felt that, throughout … Continue reading

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Jesus Trejo: Stay at Home Son (2020) Rated NR

Comedian Jesus Trejo is an only child of immigrant parents, and that shapes the way he learns lessons while seeking parental approval. Starring Jesus Trejo. I honestly enjoyed his show. It’s cleaner than other comic bits. He has the self-deprecating … Continue reading

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A&E Biography: Kenny Rogers (2020) Rated TV-PG

A biography of Kenny Rogers, where friends and family are interviewed mixed with his farewell performance in Nashville, Tennessee. Starring Charles Esten, Idina Menzel, and Dolly Parton. This is a wonderful look back at the life and career of Kenny … Continue reading

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