Tag Archives: teacher

When Calls the Heart (2013) Rated TV-G

City girl, Elizabeth Thatcher leaves the comfort of her home to become a school teacher on the frontier, based on the book by Janette Oke. Starring Maggie Grace, Stephen Amell, and Poppy Drayton. This movie inspired the series of the same … Continue reading

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Rise (NBC) Rated TV-14

Rise follows a high school drama club that is run by a passionate teacher. Starring Josh Radnor, Marley Shelton, and Auli’i Cravalho. I was so looking forward to this show, alas, I am very disappointed. I thought this would be amazing … Continue reading

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Daydream Nation (2010) Rated R

A city girl moves to a small town and gets involved in love triangle between a teacher and a stoner boy. Starring  Kat Dennings, Reece Thompson, Andie MacDowell, Josh Lucas. Even with the great story, amazing acting, and sharp dialogue, … Continue reading

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Silver Linings Playbook (2012) Rated R

After a stint in a mental institution, a former teacher moves in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife, all while meeting a new girl who sees him for who he really is. Starring Bradley Cooper, Jennifer … Continue reading

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God’s Not Dead 2 (2016) Rated PG

After a teacher answers a question about Jesus in class, her response gets her in trouble. Starring Maria Canals-Barrera, Pat Boone, Robin Givens, Melissa Joan Hart, Jesse Metcalfe, Sadie Robertson, David A.R. White. This film  is an accurate reflection of … Continue reading

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Teachers (TVLand) Rated NR

A comedy about six elementary school teachers and their warped perspective on teaching their students. Starring Eileen Montelione, Caitlin Barlow, Katy Colloton, Cate Freedman, Kate Lambert, Katie O’Brien, Kathryn Renée Thomas, Mataeo Mingo. This is the stupidest show I have … Continue reading

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Bunheads (ABCFamily) Rated NR

On a whim, a Las Vegas showgirl marries a man and moves to his small town, where she works with her mother-in-law at her dance studio. Starring Sutton Foster, Kaitlyn Jenkins, Julia Goldani Telles, Bailey De Young, Emma Dumont. This … Continue reading

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Trading Christmas (2011) Rated G

A widowed second grade teacher treasures the time she spends with her college-age daughter at Christmas.  However, this Christmas, her daughter decides to stay at school for the holidays.  To surprise her, the mom plans a house-swap with a novelist … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, August 4, 2015

 The Divergent Series: Insurgent (PG-13) Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart with the help from others on her side. Starring Kate Winslet, Jai Courtney, … Continue reading

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Jonathan Crombie (1966-2015)

(1966-2015) As we all are reeling from the death of Gil, um er, Jonathan. I look back at the films I enjoyed most. I was also so very lucky to have seen him perform live in The Drowsy Chaperone, which … Continue reading

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