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Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You (2016) Rated UR

A look at the life, work, and political activism of Norman Lear. Starring John Amos, Bea Arthur, and Adrienne Barbeau. This documentary looks at the life of one of the most influential TV producers. Lear tells his life story of … Continue reading

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Archer (FX) Rated TV-MA

 Archer follows the personalities and relationships between secret agents and drones. Starring  H. Jon Benjamin, Judy Greer, Amber Nash This show is so bad that it ain’t good. The show has no humor with it’s sexual innuendo. Archer tries to … Continue reading

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Prime Suspect: The Lost Child (1995) Rated NR

Superintendent Jane Tennison heads an investigation of an abducted baby. Starring Helen Mirren, Beatie Edney, and Robert Glenister. There are a couple of things about the Prime Suspect series that bother me. One, Helen Mirren’s character’s hair and makeup change … Continue reading

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Finding Neverland (2004) Rated PG

  The story of J.M. Barrie and his friendship with a family that inspired Peter Pan. Starring Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, and Julie Christie. This film brings to life the events and lives that inspired Peter Pan. Barrie is wonderfully … Continue reading

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Lopez (TVLand) Rated TV-14

A take on George Lopez’s life. Too rich to go back to his Latino roots and too dark to be comfortable in his celebrity life, Lopez’s life has many problems. Starring George Lopez, Anthony ‘Citric’ Campos, and Maronzio Vance. I … Continue reading

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The Gloaming (Starz) Rated TV-MA

Detectives Molly McGee and Alex O’Connell team up to find the killer of an unidentified woman, but they too share a tragic past. Starring Emma Booth, Ewen Leslie, and Aaron Pedersen. This series has the mystery element down, but the … Continue reading

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Golden Girls: Ageless (2021) Rated NR

This film dives into the seven years that the Golden Girls television show was on the air. They talk about how these four women came together with the best writing and the drama behind the scenes, which made the progressive  smash-hit … Continue reading

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Key and Peele (ComedyCentral) Rated TV-14

A sketch comedy with Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, who banter in front of a live audience between taped shorts and sketches. Starring Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, and Metta World Peace. Sometimes sketch comedy is a bit of hit or … Continue reading

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Assembly Required (History) Rated TV-PG

Home repair experts compete to rebuild everyday household items. Starring Tim Allen, Richard Karn, and April Wilkerson. This game show tries to bring the fictional “Tool Time” to life. It had some difficulty in starting due to the Covid restrictions. … Continue reading

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Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: Reunited and it Feels So Deadly (2020) Rated TV-PG

Someone is killed at Aurora’s 20th high school reunion. There are plenty of suspects and no witnesses. Can Aurora discover who done it? Starring Candace Cameron Bure, Niall Matter, and Marilu Henner. This is a typical Aurora Teagarden Mystery. We … Continue reading

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