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Camping (HBO) Rated TV-MA

A man’s camping trip with his wife spirals out of control. Adapted from the British show, Camping. Starring Jennifer Garner, David Tennant, and Juliette Lewis. I’m surprised that this show isn’t funnier. Garner was surprising good at being anal. With the … Continue reading

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Almost Heroes (1998) Rated PG-13

Two guys on a road trip are trying to beat Lewis and Clark. Starring Chris Farley, Matthew Perry, and Bokeem Woodbine. Well, this was an interesting watch. We have two guys going across the country trying to beat Lewis and Clark. … Continue reading

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The Matchmaker (1997) Rated R

An assistant to a senator, who is struggling with a re-election and trying to win over the Irish votes, is sent to Ireland to retrace the senator’s ancestors. Once there, she runs into more problems as a single lady in … Continue reading

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Albert (2016) Rated NR

Albert is a tiny fir tree that dreams of becoming Empire City’s famous Christmas tree. Based on the book, Albert: The Little Tree with Big Dreams by Aaron Eisenberg and Will Eisenberg. Starring Katie Crown, John DiMaggio, Judah Friedlander, Rob … Continue reading

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Mars (NatGeo) Rated TV-PG

The first manned voyage to Mars in 2033 starts the colonization of the planet. Starring Jihae, Alberto Ammann, Clémentine Poidatz, Ben Cotton, Nicholas Wittman, Kata Sarbó. This series is a combination of real National Geographic documentary and fictional drama.  I … Continue reading

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Deadly Voltage (2016) Rated UR

A fractured family gets caught in an electrical storm. Starring Alaina Huffman, Krista Bridges, Daniel Magder. Yes, it’s dangerous and scary to get caught out in an electrical storm, but to try to center a whole film around that premise … Continue reading

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Robert Zemeckis

 Forrest Gump (1994) Rated PG-13 for drug content, some sensuality and war violence Forrest Gump, while not intelligent, has accidentally been present at many historic moments, but his true love, Jenny Curran, eludes him.  Back to the Future (1985)  Rated … Continue reading

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Philomena (2013) Rated PG-13

A woman forced to give up her son for adoption goes looking for him decades later. Based on the book, The Lost Child of Philomena Lee by Martin Sixsmith. Starring Judi Dench, Steve Coogan, Sophie Kennedy Clark, Mare Winningham I … Continue reading

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Holiday Road Trip (2013) Rated PG

Two co-workers that work for a pet supply company must make a Holiday trip across the country with the mascot of the company, Scoots. Starring Patrick Muldoon, Ashley Scott, Kip Pardue, George Hamilton, Shelley Long, Wink Martindale, Mindy Cohn, Uggie … Continue reading

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Michael Clarke Duncan (1957-2012)

(1957-2012)  The Green Mile (1999) Rated R On death row in a Southern prison, gentle giant John Coffey possesses the mysterious power to heal people’s ailments. When the cellblock’s head guard recognizes Coffey’s miraculous gift, he tries desperately to help … Continue reading

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