Tag Archives: true

Christmas Trade (2015) Rated NR

A week before Christmas, a workaholic widower and his 11-year-old son get a wish come true. Starring William Baldwin, Denise Richards, and Michael Campion. This is another film that does the switch between parent and child. It’s definitely a “been … Continue reading

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Woman in Gold (2015) Rated PG-13

A Jewish refugee takes on the Austrian government to recover her family’s artwork stolen during WWII. Starring Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds, and Daniel Brühl. I thought this was great storytelling of true events – the art that was stolen during … Continue reading

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Puccini: La Fanciulla del West (2018) Rated NR

Set in a mining camp in California, a woman falls for the stranger that comes to town and is set on him being her first kiss. Starring Marco Armiliato, Susanna Phillips, Scott Scully, Eva-Maria Westbroek, Jonas Kaufmann, and Zeljko Lucic. … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Great Performances, Musicals, Opera, Rated NR, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Christopher Robin (2018) Rated PG

A grown Christopher Robin encounters his childhood friend, Winnie-the-Pooh, who helps him relearn the joys of life. Starring Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell, and Bronte Carmichael. I was hoping this would be a film that would deliver the true story of Christopher … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Adventure, Animation, Disney, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated PG, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

The Angel of Pennsylvania Avenue (1996) Rated TV-PG

A father is wrongfully convicted, and his children travel to Washington D.C. seeking his release in time for Christmas. Starring Diana Scarwid, Robert Urich, and Tegan Moss. This is a heartwarming true story of siblings who travel to Washington during The … Continue reading

Posted in 1996, Based on a True Story, Christmas Films, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated TV-PG, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reign (CW) Rated TV-14

Mary, Queen of Scots, goes to France with her marriage agreement to Francis II in place. Starring Adelaide Kane, Megan Follows, and Celina Sinden. The only true and historically accurate part of this show’s depiction of the life of Mary, Queen … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, CW, Drama, Fantasy, Rated TV-14, reviews, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The President Show (ComedyCentral) Rated TV-14

Anthony Atamanuik impersonates President Trump in this talk show, as he interviews political advisories and celebrities. Starring  Anthony Atamanuik, Peter Grosz, Mitra Jouhari. Do we really need another show that makes fun of our President? I don’t think so. I … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Comedy Central, Rated TV-14, reviews, Talk Show, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Legend of the Christmas Flower: The Classic Tale of the Poinsettia (1995) Rated NR

Eight-year old Juanito and his grandfather leave their small mountain village and embark upon the adventure of a lifetime. Along the way, Juanito encounters a journey of a different type and discovers the true spirit of Christmas – the gift … Continue reading

Posted in 1995, Animation, Christian Films, Christmas Films, Drama, Family, films, Kids Movies, Movie reviews, movies, Rated NR, reviews, Short | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Perfect Gift (2009) Rated NR

A stranger comes to town to show everyone the true meaning of Christmas. The film is the third in the series, The Perfect Stranger and Another Perfect Stranger. Starring Jefferson Moore, Christina Fougnie, Matt Wallace. It’s obvious that this movie … Continue reading

Posted in 2009, Christian Films, Christmas Films, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated NR | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Deck the Halls (2011) Rated TV-PG

Based on the book by Carol Higgins Clark and Mary Higgins Clark. Detective Regan Reilly and amateur sleuth Alvirah Meehan investigate the kidnapping of Regan’s father. Starring Kathy Najimy, Eric Johnson, Scottie Thompson I found this film enjoyable, more as … Continue reading

Posted in 2011, Action, Based on a Novel, Christmas Films, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Mysteries, Rated TV-PG | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment