Tag Archives: stories

CripTales (BBCAmerica) Rated NR

Each episode features a fictional monologue by a person with a disability. Starring Liz Carr, Mat Fraser, and Robert Softley Gale. This show is interesting and fun. We see fictional takes on the lives of people who are disabled. The writing is … Continue reading

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The Drew Barrymore Show (2020) Rated TV-G

Drew Barrymore sets to conquer the talk show world by presenting topics like human-interest stories, celebrity guests, and lifestyle segments with her typical brand of humor and optimism. Starring Drew Barrymore, Kahlana Barfield, and Jonah Larson. I love Drew Barrymore; … Continue reading

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Second Chance (FOX) Rated TV-14

A billionaire bio-engineer brings a police officer back to life. Starring Robert Kazinsky, Dilshad Vadsaria, and Adhir Kalyan. The premise of the show is interesting. Taking an eighty-year-old cop and rebirthing him into a younger body with all the knowledge and experience that … Continue reading

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Sacrifices of the Heart (2007) Rated TV-PG

A country girl turned big city lawyer comes home to help on her family farm. Starring Melissa Gilbert, Cyril O’Reilly, and Ken Howard. This film has one of those stories that tugs at your heartstrings. The lawyer still struggles with … Continue reading

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Wish You Well (2013) Rated NR

Two children come of age during the 1940s at their grandmother’s home. Based on the book by David Baldacci. Starring Ellen Burstyn, Mackenzie Foy, and Josh Lucas. This film is a slow-moving story and a simple tale. You just get … Continue reading

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Crown for Christmas (2015) Rated TV-G

Allie gets fired from her job at a ritzy hotel and decides to take a temporary job as governess to a girl who lives in a European castle. Starring Danica McKellar, Rupert Penry-Jones, and Ellie Botterill. This is one of those … Continue reading

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Childhood’s End (2015) Rated NR

After peaceful Aliens have taken over the Earth, humanity learns how this utopia with the aliens work. Based on the book by Arthur C. Clarke. Starring Mike Vogel, Osy Ikhile, and Daisy Betts. This miniseries has too much going on for … Continue reading

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World on Fire (PBS) Rated NR

A WWII drama that follows the lives of a group of Allies all over the world and the effects of the war on them. Starring Jonah Hauer-King, Julia Brown, and Helen Hunt. This is an interesting story. It does not … Continue reading

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Woman in Gold (2015) Rated PG-13

A Jewish refugee takes on the Austrian government to recover her family’s artwork stolen during WWII. Starring Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds, and Daniel Brühl. I thought this was great storytelling of true events – the art that was stolen during … Continue reading

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Almost Paradise (WGN) Rated NR

A former DEA agent moves to the Philippines to retire as an owner of a gift store. Starring Arthur Acuña, Nonie Buencamino, and Christian Kane. This show has a good premise, and I think they could have fun telling the … Continue reading

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