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Space Men (PBS) Rated TV-PG

U.S. Air Force pilots and scientists work at starting the United States space program. Starring Francis French and Michael Murphy. This episode tells the story of Project Manhigh, where the first Air Force pilots and scientists lay the groundwork to … Continue reading

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Murder in the First (TNT) Rated NR

A murder is dissected from the crime to the investigation, arrest, and trial. Starring Taye Diggs, Kathleen Robertson, and Ian Anthony Dale. The concept of this series is interesting. It has a season fully devoted to a single murder and … Continue reading

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Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer (2018) Rated PG-13

Gosnell is an abortion doctor who committed unspeakable crimes in his doctor’s office. Starring Dean Cain, Janine Turner, and Michael Beach. This film isn’t about abortion. Gosnell was a doctor who committed the most heinous crimes by the number of … Continue reading

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Phil Spector (2013) Rated TV-MA

A film that centers on the relationship between Phil Spector and his lawyer, Linda Kenney Baden, during the trial of the murder of Lana Clarkson. Starring Al Pacino, Helen Mirren, and Jeffrey Tambor. It’s not the best film based on a true … Continue reading

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Defending Santa (2013) Rated TV-PG

Santa goes on trial for mental competency in a small town. Starring Dean Cain, Jud Tylor, and John Savage. Defending Santa is one of those typically sweet Christmas films that pepper our TV at this time of year. The film is … Continue reading

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Trial & Error (NBC) Rated TV-PG

A series that spoofs crime shows. A lawyer from the Northeast has his first case in a murder trial where a poetry professor is accused of killing his wife. Starring Nicholas D’Agosto, Jayma Mays, Steven Boyer, Krysta Rodriguez, Sherri Shepherd, John Lithgow. … Continue reading

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Flight (2012) Rated R

A pilot saves almost all his passengers when his plane malfunctions. During the investigation of the accident it is discovered that the pilot was drunk. Starring Nadine Velazquez, Denzel Washington, Carter Cabassa. This film is a great character study played … Continue reading

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Bridge of Spies (2015) Rated PG-13

During the Cold War, a New York lawyer is recruited to defend a Soviet spy in court. This leads to him helping the CIA exchange the spy for an American pilot. Based on true events. Starring  Mark Rylance, Domenick Lombardozzi, … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, July 16, 2015

Ant-Man Rated PG-13 Opens on Friday, July 17 Starring: Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly Armed with a super-suit and the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, con-man Scott Lang must embrace his inner hero and … Continue reading

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Lizzie Borden Chronicles (2015) Rated NR

This series chronicles the life of Lizzie Borden after her trial for the murder of her parents. Starring Christina Ricci, Clea Duvall, Cole Hauser, Dylan Taylor In this post-trial look at Lizzie Borden’s life, of which very little has been … Continue reading

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