Tag Archives: teenager

The Christmas Heart (2012) Rated NR

When a teenager is in desperate need of a heart transplant his neighbors, family, and friends rally behind him and celebrate Christmas. Starring Teri Polo, Paul Essiembre, and Ty Wood. The one thing going for this film is that it is … Continue reading

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The National Tree (2009) Rated TV-G

A teenager’s spruce tree is chosen to be the National Tree at the White House. Starring Andrew McCarthy, Evan Williams, and Kari Matchett. This is one of those mediocre films from Hallmark. It isn’t the usual romance flick of the holiday … Continue reading

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Every Day (2018) Rated PG-13

A teenager falls in love with someone who transforms into a different person every day. Based on the book by David Levithan. Starring Angourie Rice, Justice Smith, and Jeni Ross. This film has so many plot holes it isn’t even funny. … Continue reading

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Epic (2013) Rated PG

 A teenager discovers a world deep in the forest where good versus evil are battling against each other and where she bands to save their world as well as ours. Starring Blake Anderson, Aziz Ansari, Allison Bills This is a charming … Continue reading

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Gimme Shelter (2013) Rated PG-13

A pregnant teenager runs away from her abusive mother to find her father. Starring Rosario Dawson, Brendan Fraser, Vanessa Hudgens, James Earl Jones. This is one of the best films I have seen this year. Hudgens’ performance is compelling, as … Continue reading

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Recovery Road (Freeform) Rated NR

Maddie is a teenager dealing with normal, everyday problems; she is also an addict living at rehab facility. Based on the book by Blake Nelson.  Starring Jessica Sula, Sebastian De Souza, Alexis Carra, Daniel Franzese, David Witts, David Witts, Sharon … Continue reading

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Beverly Hills Christmas (2015) Rated PG

A guardian angel must help a spoiled, rich teenager to learn the value of people. Starring Ravin Spangler, Donna Spangler, Brandon Tyler Russell, Dean Cain. Ugh, another failed attempt to convert a good story into a worthwhile film.  These Up … Continue reading

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Hayden Christensen

 Shattered Glass (2003) Rated PG-13 for language, sexual references and brief drug use The true story of a young journalist who fell from grace when it was found he had fabricated over half of his articles.  Awake (2007) Rated R … Continue reading

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The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe (2015) Rated TV-MA

A miniseries that chronicles the life of Marilyn Monroe as she juggled her private secrets with her public image. Based on the book,  The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe by J. Randy Taraborrelli. Starring Susan Sarandon, Kelli Garner, Embeth Davidtz, Giacomo Gianniotti I … Continue reading

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Top Films for Mother’s Day 2015

   The Blind Side (2009) Rated PG-13 In this sports drama based on a true story, affluent couple Leigh Anne and Sean Tuohy take in Michael, a homeless teenager. Leigh Anne helps him catch up academically and nurtures his growth … Continue reading

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