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Murder, She Baked: Just Desserts (2017) Rated TV-G

In this film, Hannah investigates the death of a judge for a bake off. Based on the novel Strawberry Shortcake Murder by Joanne Fluke. Starring Alison Sweeney, Cameron Mathison, Barbara Niven. This is the worst I’ve seen from the Murder … Continue reading

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Fifty Shades Darker (2017) Rated R

In this second film of the Fifty Shades series, Christian continues to wrestle with his demons, and Anastasia gets a new job and confronts Christian’s previous women. Starring Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Eric Johnson, Kim Basinger, Marcia Gay Harden. I … Continue reading

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12 Angry Men (1957) Rated NR

A jury holdout forces his colleagues to reexamine the evidence against the defendant. Based on the play by Reginald Rose. Starring Martin Balsam, John Fiedler, Lee J. Cobb, Henry Fonda, Ed Begley. This film is simple, but what makes it stand … Continue reading

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Fences (2016) Rated PG-13

A working class African American father struggles with raising his family in the changing times of the 1950s. Based on the play by August Wilson. Starring Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen Henderson When watching this film, it is easy to … Continue reading

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Imposters (Bravo) Rated NR

Con artist Maddie is as beautiful as she is dangerous. In her wake, she leaves her targets robbed of both their money and their hearts.  However, when she leaves her latest mark, little does she know that other former marks … Continue reading

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WWJDII: The Woodcarver (2012) Rated PG

A troubled youth vandalizes a church. For his punishment, he does community service at the church with the woodcarver whose work he vandalized. Starring John Ratzenberger, Dakota Daulby, Woody Jeffreys. This is a typical Christian film with the usual message.  … Continue reading

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Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016) Rated PG-13

A widowed mother and her two daughters bring a Ouija board into their home to bolster their séance business, but instead invite an evil presence into their home. Starring Annalise Basso, Elizabeth Reaser, Lulu Wilson, Henry Thomas. This is an … Continue reading

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Dater’s Handbook (2016) Rated TV-G

A successful businesswoman who is unlucky in love reads the Dater’s Handbook, hoping to turn her love life around. Starring Jonathan Scarfe, Meghan Markle, Lynda Boyd, Teryl Rothery, Kristoffer Polaha, Willie Aames. Although I enjoyed the actors and their chemistry, … Continue reading

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Angie Tribeca (TBS) Rated TV-14

Independent detective Angie Tribeca investigates the most serious cases with a group of  LAPD detectives. Starring Jere Burns, Deon Cole, Rashida Jones, Hayes MacArthur, Andree Vermeulen. This has to be the worst show, ever. It’s a comedy that takes every joke … Continue reading

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A Christmas Tree Miracle (2013) Rated G

A down-on-their-luck family must learn what is important in life. Starring Kevin Sizemore, Claudia Esposito, Terry Kiser, Jill Whelan, Barrett Carnahan, Emily Capehart, Siomha Kenney. I loved the overall message of this film; it just could have been told a … Continue reading

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