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Splitting Adam (2015) Rated TV-G

Adam discovers his uncle’s tanning bed, which turns out to be a cloning device. Now, Adam finds that his clones can help him get the girl of his dreams and take care of his enemy. Starring Jace Norman, Isabela Moner, … Continue reading

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Houdini’s Last Secrets (SCI) Rated TV-PG

A docuseries that takes Houdini’s greatest stunts and tries to debunk them and discover how he did them. Starring Jason Avent, Salina Cram, and George Hardeen. I thought this was an interesting show. It brings on the grand-nephew of Houdini who … Continue reading

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Manchester by the Sea (2016) Rated R

An uncle returns home to care for his nephew after his brother dies. Starring  Casey Affleck, Ben O’Brien, Kyle Chandler This film is not spectacular drama but it is a great story. We have two brothers both of whom had … Continue reading

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The Mick (FOX) Rated TV-14

An aunt who lives recklessly is forced to care for her sister’s wealthy spoiled children. Starring Kaitlin Olson, Sofia Black-D’Elia, Carla Jimenez, Thomas Barbusca, Jack Stanton. Reminiscent of the movie and series Uncle Buck, this film features an aunt instead … Continue reading

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Uncle Buck (ABC) Rated TV-PG

A man-child uncle takes care of his brother’s kids. Based on the film, Uncle Buck (1989). Starring Mike Epps, James Lesure, Iman Benson, Sayeed Shahidi, Aalyrah Caldwell, Nia Long. I loved the movie Uncle Buck with the inimitable actor/comedian John … Continue reading

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Time of the Wolf (2002) Rated G

A boy befriends a wolf after the loss of his parents. Starring Burt Reynolds, Marthe Keller, Devin Douglas Drewitz, Jason Priestley This film is reminiscent of other wolf-related films like The Journey of Natty Gann, A Cry of the Wild, … Continue reading

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Jonathan Crombie (1966-2015)

(1966-2015) As we all are reeling from the death of Gil, um er, Jonathan. I look back at the films I enjoyed most. I was also so very lucky to have seen him perform live in The Drowsy Chaperone, which … Continue reading

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A Holiday Romance (1999) Rated NR

A school administer comes to small town Bethlehem, Kentucky to help downsize the school. Along the way he falls for the local music teacher. Starring Naomi Judd, Andy Griffith, Gerald McRaney, Alison Pill This film carries a lot of heavy … Continue reading

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Stoker (2013) Rated R

After India’s father dies, an uncle whom she doesn’t know comes to live with her and her unstable mother. Starring Mia Wasikowska, Nicole Kidman, David Alford, Matthew Goode This is a slow psychological thriller. The thing about this film is the … Continue reading

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