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Rebel (BET) Rated TV-14

Rebel is a woman of color on a police force who always tows the line. When tragedy strikes, she finds herself caught between her real family and her family in blue. Starring Danielle Moné Truitt, Brandon Quinn, Angela Ko. An … Continue reading

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The Intouchables (2011) Rated R

When an aristocrat becomes a quadriplegic, he hires a man from the projects to help care for him. Based on the true story of Philippe Pozzo di Borgo and Abdel Sellou. Starring François Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny. This is … Continue reading

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Trial & Error (NBC) Rated TV-NR

A series that spoofs crime shows. A lawyer from the Northeast has his first case in a murder trial where a poetry professor is accused of killing his wife. Starring Nicholas D’Agosto, Jayma Mays, Steven Boyer, Krysta Rodriguez, Sherri Shepherd, John Lithgow. … Continue reading

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Joseph (1995) Rated NR

The biblical story of Joseph, who was sold into slavery by his jealous brothers. Starring Ben Kingsley, Paul Mercurio, Martin Landau, Lesley Ann Warren, Monica Bellucci. Both historically accurate and entertaining, I thoroughly enjoyed this version of the story of … Continue reading

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Mary + Jane (MTV) Rated TV-MA

A couple of L.A. roommates work to get their pot delivery business into the “The Green 15”.  Starring Scout Durwood, Jessica Rothe. At first glance, this looks like a show about female buddies who are high on drugs, but it’s … Continue reading

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Enlightened (HBO) Rated TV-MA

A self-destructive woman takes a new approach to life by becoming enlightened, which wreaks havoc at work and home. Starring Laura Dern, Diane Ladd, Sarah Burns. A quirky comedy with an unlikable lead character, this show has its work cut … Continue reading

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The Quad (BET) Rated TV-14

Dr. Eva Fletcher, the newly-elected President at Georgia A&M University juggles her personal life as well as trying to keep the school in the green. Starring Michelle DeFraites, Jake Allyn, Kevin Savage, Anika Noni Rose, Jasmine Guy. Dr. Fletcher faces … Continue reading

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Celeste and Jesse Forever (2012) Rated R

A divorcing couple tries to stay friends while dating other people. Starring Rashida Jones, Andy Samberg, Ari Graynor, Eric Christian Olsen, Elijah Wood, Will McCormack, Chris Messina This is great story about friends who were married and going through a … Continue reading

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To Rome With Love (2012) Rated R

The lives of visitors and residents of Rome collide together. Starring Judy Davis, Flavio Parenti, Roberto Benigni, Alison Pill, Alec Baldwin, Jesse Eisenberg, Greta Gerwig, Penélope Cruz. This film was a disappointment. It was poorly written and directed. Baldwin’s character … Continue reading

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Cult (CW) Rated NR

This show-within-a-show tracks the investigation of murders. Starring Matthew Davis, Jessica Lucas, Alona Tal, Robert Knepper. This show is poorly written and very confusing with its show-within-a-show approach.  Because it only focuses on one problem at a time, instead of … Continue reading

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