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Christmas Miracle (2012) Rated NR

During a road closure a group of strangers take refuge in a church. Starring Allison Hossack, Aaron Pearl, Dan Payne. This was a thoroughly disappointing film. Mundane and hardly miraculous, it takes a familiar context (people stranded in a snowstorm) and treats it … Continue reading

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) Rated PG-13

 The Guardians continue to work at keeping their family together as Quill’s parentage comes to light. Starring Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Sylvester Stallone, Kurt Russell. What a disappointment!The regurgitated jokes that worked so well in the first film fall flat in … Continue reading

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Second Wives Club (E!) Rated NR

A reality show that follows the lives of Hollywood’s second wives. Starring Shawna Craig, Tania Mehra, Veronika Obeng, Morisa Surrey, Shiva Safai, Katie Cazorla. As with many reality shows, the producers threw a group of women together, served them alcohol, … Continue reading

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David and Bathsheba (1951) Rated NR

King David enters into an affair with Bathsheba after watching her bathe from the rooftop. Starring Gregory Peck, Susan Hayward, Raymond Massey, Jayne Meadows. This film tells the story of King David from 2 Samuel. We start with David already … Continue reading

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The Darkness (2016) Rated PG-13

A family comes home from vacation and unwittingly brings home a supernatural entity. Starring  Kevin Bacon, Radha Mitchell, David Mazouz, Jennifer Morrison, Paul Reiser, Ming-Na Wen. There is nothing exceptional about this textbook thriller story.  I did find some elements problematic, … Continue reading

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Deception (NBC) Rated TV-14

A detective comes back to the wealthy family she grew up with as their maid’s daughter to uncover a murder of her best friend, an heiress. Starring Meagan Good, Laz Alonso, Tate Donovan, Wes Brown, Katherine LaNasa, Ella Rae Peck, Marin Hinkle, … Continue reading

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Thirteen (2016) Rated NR

Thirteen years after her abduction, Ivy Moxam steps out of the house she has been held captive in since she was 13 years old. Starring  Jodie Comer, Natasha Little, Stuart Graham, Richard Rankin, Valene Kane, Joe Layton, Katherine Rose Morley, … Continue reading

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How to Be Single (2016) Rated R

A group of women are learning the art of being single. Starring Dakota Johnson, Rebel Wilson, Leslie Mann, Damon Wayans Jr. There were so many problems with this film. First, the movie fails to explain how and why these ladies … Continue reading

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Nashville (ABC) Rated NR

A fading country music star gets into conflicts with a rising young new country starlet. Starring Connie Britton, Clare Bowen, Hayden Panettiere. This show is much more than two bickering stars vying for the spotlight. It encapsulates the culture and … Continue reading

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Quantico (ABC) Rated TV-14

A young group of FBI recruits at Quantico face scrutiny when one of them is suspected to be a terrorist. Starring Priyanka Chopra, Jake McLaughlin, Johanna Braddy This is one of the best shows of the season.  The storyline is strong, with effective … Continue reading

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