Tag Archives: suspension of disbelief

The 5th Wave (2016) Rated PG-13

Four waves of alien invasions have left the Earth in ruin – meanwhile, a sister seeks to find her brother. Based on the book by  Rick Yancey. Starring Chloë Grace Moretz, Matthew Zuk, and Gabriela Lopez. This is basically another … 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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Appetite for Love (2016) Rated TV-G

A corporate executive is sent to a small town to rebrand a restaurant owned by her high school sweetheart. Starring Taylor Cole, Andrew W. Walker, and Alley Mills. This film is a typical Hallmark movie. There is nothing new here. … Continue reading

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The Edge of the Garden (2011) Rated TV-PG

A single man buys an abandoned house and starts communicating with a woman who lived there 50 years ago. Starring Rob Estes, Sarah Manninen, David Lewis, and Kelly Monaco. This is one of those Hallmark films that doesn’t seem to … Continue reading

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Midsomer Murders (ITV) Rated TV-14

A veteran detective and his young sergeant investigate murders around their small community, Midsomer County. Based on the book series by Caroline Graham. Starring John Nettles, Jane Wymark, and Barry Jackson. This series is a lighthearted romp through a murder mystery. It’s … Continue reading

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Tenet (2020) Rated PG-13

Armed with one word, Tenet, the protagonist travels through the world of international espionage. Starring Juhan Ulfsak, Jefferson Hall, and Ivo Uukkivi. This film travels through 6 different timelines. Christopher Nolen is known for these time-bending films, and this one … Continue reading

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Line of Duty (2019) Rated R

A disgraced cop goes after the kidnapper of  his bosses’ daughter after killing his brother. Starring Dina Meyer, Giancarlo Esposito, Courtney Eaton, and Aaron Eckhart. This film has a lot of suspension of disbelief in the way police operate. There … Continue reading

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The Other Woman (2014) Rated PG-13

After discovering her boyfriend is married, Carly meets his wife, and then they discover another woman. When they all find that they are involved with the same man, they plot revenge. Starring Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann, and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau. The … Continue reading

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The Last Ship (TNT) Rated TV-14

The crew of a naval destroyer discovers that they are the last ship of survivors when a pandemic kills off most of Earth’s population. Based on the book by William Brinkley. Starring Eric Dane, Adam Baldwin, and Charles Parnell. This … Continue reading

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Edge of Tomorrow (2014) Rated PG-13

A military officer is thrown into an alien war where the aliens’ can reset the day. Starring Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Brendan Gleeson, Bill Paxton I’m confused is this movie’s title:  Live, Die, Repeat or Edge of Tomorrow. Every where … Continue reading

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