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Whip It (2009) Rated PG-13

In small town in Texas, a misfit discovers a roller derby league in the city. Starring Sarah Habel, Shannon Eagen, and Edward Austin Kelly. To me, there was nothing special about this film. It’s the typical story of the outcast … Continue reading

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The 93 Victims of Samuel Little (2020) Rated TV-14

The most prolific serial killer in U.S. History meets with an FBI crime analyst, DOJ forensics expert, and a Texas Ranger in an attempt to identify his 93 victims over four decades. Starring Dave Elvin, and Joni E. Johnston. This … Continue reading

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Big Texas Fix (DIY) Rated TV-G

Ashley and Michael Cordray own a real estate and renovation company that specializes in restoring homes from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. They’re working with homes near the brink of destruction in their hometown of Galveston Island, TX, … Continue reading

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The Night Shift (NBC) Rated TV-14

A group of Army vets return home and work in a Texas hospital. Starring Eoin Macken, Jill Flint, and Brendan Fehr. I felt that this show is a “been there and done that” show. It’s not anything new. We’ve seen … Continue reading

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Dallas Buyers Club (2013) Rated R

In 1985, when Ron Woodroof is diagnosed with AIDS, he discovers that he’ll have to buck the system to get the drugs he needs for himself as well as others who are diagnosed with the disease. Starring Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, … Continue reading

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Waco (Paramount) Rated TV-14

 The ATF and FBI standoff with the Branch Davidians in Waco, Texas in 1993. Starring  Michael Shannon, Taylor Kitsch, Julia Garner. This miniseries covers the standoff of the Branch Davidians against the ATF and the FBI. The miniseries doesn’t really … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, February 20, 2018

 Daddy’s Home 2 (PG-13) Having finally gotten used to each other’s existence, Brad and Dusty must now deal with their intrusive fathers during the holidays. Starring Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Mel Gibson  The Star (PG) A small but brave donkey and … Continue reading

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The Imposter (2012) Rated R

A documentary of a young man from Spain who convinces a Texas family that he is their 16-year-old son. Starring Nicholas Barclay, Carey Gibson, Bryan Gibson. This story takes you down twists and turns as you try to figure out who … Continue reading

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New Summer TV Shows 2017

 Anne (NETFLIX) Rated NR The adventures of a young orphaned girl living in the late 19th century. Starring Amybeth McNulty, Aymeric Jett Montaz, Christian Martyn Premieres May 12  Downward Dog (ABC) Rated NR A lonely dog navigates the complexity of … Continue reading

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Varsity Blues (1999) Rated R

A back-up quarterback is called upon to lead a Texas football team to victory when the star quarterback gets injured. Starring James Van Der Beek, Jon Voight, Paul Walker, Scott Caan, Amy Smart This movie is a typical teen football film. It stars a number … Continue reading

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