Tag Archives: words

Words and Pictures (2013) Rated PG-13

An art teacher and an English teacher come together and form a rivalry at their school to find if words or pictures are more important. Starring Clive Owen, Juliette Binoche, and Bruce Davison. The premise of the this film is … Continue reading

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Scrabble Showdown (DiscoveryFamily) Rated TV-G

Two teams (one adult and one child) play scrabble to win a trip anywhere. Starring Justin Willman, Debbie Britt, and Taylor Hay. This is a great family game. The game consists of three rounds. The first two rounds are rotating … Continue reading

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I Am Not Your Negro (2016) Rated PG-13

James Baldwin tells the story of race in modern America with his unfinished novel, Remember This House, in this documentary. Starring Samuel L. Jackson, James Baldwin, and Martin Luther King. This documentary brings James Baldwin’s unfinished manuscript to the screen. … Continue reading

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In the Heat of the Night (CBS) Rated NR

The cases and adventures of the police force in Sparta, Mississippi. Starring Carroll O’Connor, Alan Autry, and David Hart. The series premiere focuses on the transplant of a Philadelphia detective, who happens to be black, to small-town southern Mississippi. Although … Continue reading

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Rush (USA) Rated TV-14

Doctor Rush is an on-call doctor who takes unusual cases. He’s discreet and not associated with any hospital, and his clients pay cash.  He also enjoys life and doesn’t plan on changing until an old flame shows up. Starring Tom … Continue reading

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Emogenius (GSN) Rated NR

 A game show where contestants solve a puzzle of emoji messages to win $10,000. Starring Matt Laydon, Hunter March. This unusual game show is geared towards the generation of individuals who speak primarily in emojis rather than words. I have to admit, … Continue reading

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The One and Only Genuine Original Family Band (1968) Rated G

The Bower Family Band petitions to sing a Grover Cleveland rally song at the 1888 convention. Based on the book, The Family Band : from the Missouri to the Black Hills, 1881-1900 by Laura Bower Van Nuys. Starring Walter Brennan, Buddy Ebsen, … Continue reading

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August: Osage County (2013) Rated R

A dysfunctional family comes together when the patriarch disappears. Based on the play by Terry Letts. Starring Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, Chris Cooper, Ewan McGregor, Margo Martindale, Sam Shepard, Dermot Mulroney, Julianne Nicholson, Juliette Lewis, Abigail Breslin, Benedict Cumberbatch August: … Continue reading

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Romeo and Juliet (2013) Rated PG-13

Romeo and Juliet wed in spite of their family’s long-standing feud. Based on William Shakespeare’s play of the same name. Starring Damian Lewis, Laura Morante, Tomas Arana, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Stellan Skarsgård, Ed Westwick, Hailee Steinfeld, Douglas Booth, Paul Giamatti Surprising … Continue reading

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Much Ado About Nothing (2012) Rated PG-13

A modern telling of Shakespeare’s classic, Much Ado About Nothing. It focuses on two sets of couples in love and their play on words. Starring Amy Acker, Alexis Denisof, Nathan Fillion, Clark Gregg I’m not a huge fan of Shakespeare … Continue reading

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