Tag Archives: stories

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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The Alaska Triangle (Travel) Rated TV-PG

The Alaska Triangle is like the Bermuda Triangle with unusual activity. Starring Mike Ricksecker, Hugh Newman, and Andrew Gough. This series tells the stories that have occurred in the Alaska Triangle, stories of disappearances, strange creatures, and ghosts. The show, … Continue reading

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Signed, Sealed, Delivered: From Paris with Love (2015) Rated NR

The Postables deliver divorce papers to one couple as Oliver’s wife reappears. Starring Eric Mabius, Kristin Booth, and Yan-Kay Crystal Lowe. This isn’t one of the best installments from Signed Sealed Delivered. It’s poorly written with too many storylines. We … Continue reading

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Looking for Leia (SYFY) Rated NR

The show explores the fangirls of Star Wars’ Princess Leia in the male dominated nerd culture. Starring Tracy Deonn, Preeti Chhibber, and Andrea Letamendi. I’ve always been a fan of Leia, but these girls go deeper than I ever thought … Continue reading

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The Judge (2014) Rated TV-14

A big city lawyer returns to his childhood home where his father is a judge on trial for murder. Starring Robert Downey Jr., Robert Duvall, and Vera Farmiga. I love these types of stories, the classic drama of a long … Continue reading

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Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019) Rated PG-13

On Halloween 1968, Stella discovers a book that writes it’s own stories. Based on the book series by Alvin Schwartz. Starring Zoe Margaret Colletti, Michael Garza, and Gabriel Rush. Stella and her three friends are faced with their fears when … Continue reading

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Killer Siblings (Oxygen) Rated NR

This series explores the psychology and lives of cold-blooded siblings who have carried out vicious murders. Starring Dylan Mattina, Brian Dale Brown, and Jimmy Chang. This show tells about the lives of siblings who have committed murder together. It’s an … Continue reading

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Godfather of Harlem (Epix) Rated TV-MA

A show depicts the life of Bumpy Johnson, a gangster in 1960s Harlem. Starring Lucy Fry, Forest Whitaker, and Demi Singleton. Bumpy returns to Harlem after being in the Alcatraz penitentiary for 11 years. He’s coming back to a new … Continue reading

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