Tag Archives: writing

Mary, Mother of Jesus (1999) Rated PG-13

The telling of Mary’s life before conception, during pregnancy, and the birth of Jesus. Starring Christian Bale, Pernilla August, and Melinda Kinnaman. This film is one that doesn’t include historically accurate storytelling. There is a lot that they take out … Continue reading

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Sistas (BET) Rated NR

A group of single friends bond over the concept of singlehood. Starring Ebony Obsidian, Kj Smith, and Novi Brown. The one thing that stood out to me about this show is the bad writing. Really, the characters have to explain … Continue reading

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The Robe (1953) Rated UR

In the Roman province of Judah, a Roman tribune is ordered to crucify Christ, but after the fact, he has a guilty conscience. Starring Richard Burton, Jean Simmons, and Victor Mature. This film is the first film shot in CinemaScope, … Continue reading

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Poldark Revealed (2016) Rated NR

A behind-the-scenes look at the television series Poldark. Starring Ruby Bentall, Rebecca Eaton, and Hannah Greig. This TV movie looks at the making of Poldark. The writers, filmmakers, and actors all talk about how the show came about and how … Continue reading

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The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2015) Rated PG

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is reaching capacity, thus having Sonny think about opening a Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. Starring Dev Patel, Maggie Smith, and Danny Mahoney. There isn’t anything new or exciting about this sequel to the first … Continue reading

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Downton Abbey (2019) Rated PG

The continuing story of the Crawley family in the early twentieth century. Starring Tuppence Middleton, Matthew Goode, and Michelle Dockery. This is a great ongoing story of the Crawley family. It’s just another glimpse into the lives that revolve around … Continue reading

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Allegiance (NBC) Rated TV-14

A rookie CIA analyst learns that his family is part of a Russian sleeper cell. Starring Hope Davis, Scott Cohen, and Margarita Levieva. This show is boring and has very bad writing. It might have been interesting if they tried … Continue reading

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Merry Ex-Mas (2014) Rated NR

A man is stranded with his ex-wife, her boyfriend, her mother, and their daughter during a blizzard at Christmas time. Starring Kristy Swanson, Dean Cain, and Lochlyn Munro. This is definitely not one of the better Christmas movies. It doesn’t … Continue reading

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Girlfriends (UPN) Rated TV-PG

Girlfriends takes a look at the lives, loves, and losses between four friends. Starring Tracee Ellis Ross, Golden Brooks, and Persia White. Girlfriends tackles real issues with women today as well as the concept of good girlfriends. Its stories bring both … Continue reading

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The Immigrant (2013) Rated R

In 1921, an immigrant woman is tricked into a life of burlesque in order to rescue her sister from Ellis Island. Starring Marion Cotillard, Joaquin Phoenix, and Jeremy Renner. This film is stunning and brilliantly written. Cotillard plays the immigrant … Continue reading

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