Tag Archives: tragedy

9/11: As We Watched (2016) Rated NR

Follows the story of 9/11 through ABCNews as the journalist tell the unfolding story of the attack on America. Starring Peter Jennings, Diane Sawyer, and George Stephanopoulus. This TV Special recounts the ABC News, as the hours of 9/11 unfold. … Continue reading

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Sacrifices of the Heart (2007) Rated TV-PG

A country girl turned big city lawyer comes home to help on her family farm. Starring Melissa Gilbert, Cyril O’Reilly, and Ken Howard. This film has one of those stories that tugs at your heartstrings. The lawyer still struggles with … Continue reading

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Angels Sing (2013) Rated PG

A father must regain the joy of the holiday season when his son faces the same tragedy he faced at the same age. Rekindling his Christmas cheer, the father encourages his son to embrace the joy of the season. Starring … Continue reading

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Primal (AdultSwim) Rated TV-MA

Primal follows a caveman at the dawn of evolution and his friend, a dinosaur that’s on the brink of extinction. They bond over their friendship as tragedy surrounds them. Starring Aaron LaPlante, Tom Kenny, and Jon Olson. This show is … Continue reading

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Til Death Do Us Part (ID) Rated NR

An investigation show chronicles relationships that end in tragedy. Starring Ronan Summers, Heike Brunner, and Arthur Falko. This investigating series tells the stories of relationships that end in murder. It’s not exactly what you think. I struggled with the point … Continue reading

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Let the Fire Burn (2013) Rated NR

The history of the conflict between the City of Philadelphia and the Black Liberation organization, MOVE, as they lead to the violent confrontation in 1985. Starring Birdie Africa, Ramona Africa, and Wilson Goode. The film centers on the MOVE organization mostly and … Continue reading

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God’s Not Dead: A Light in Darkness (2018) Rated PG

Pastor Dave responds to unimaginable tragedy when his church, which is located on the grounds of the local university, is burned down. Starring Megan Alexander, Adeeja Rochele Anderson, Carrlyn Bathe,  David A. R. White, John Corbett, Shane Harper, Benjamin Onyango, and Ted … Continue reading

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Penny Serenade (1941) Rated NR

The ups and downs of life are shown in the marriage of two young people as they begin their life together. Starring Irene Dunne, Cary Grant, and Beulah Bondi. I loved this movie; I thought it was a great excerpt from … Continue reading

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Everything Will Be Fine (2015) Rated NR

While mindlessly driving around town, a writer accidentally hits and kills a child. Starring James Franco, Peter Miller, and Gilbert Wahiakeron. This film really delves into forgiveness and guilt. Franco plays the writer brilliantly as he struggles with the consequences of … Continue reading

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Akeelah and the Bee (2006) Rated PG

A girl tries to make it to the National Spelling Bee. Starring Keke Palmer, Laurence Fishburne, Angela Bassett. This is one of the many spelling bee films that came out around the same time. Although this film was highly praised, I … Continue reading

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