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This Ain’t No Petticoat Junction (Series Review: “Godless”)

A captivating period Western that promises a bewitching blend of brutality and beauty, with dry banter that soars into the poetic and a musical score that stirs the soul, Godless weaves a mythic spell. Continue Reading →


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Welcome Home, Stranger (Film Review: “Outside In”)

Returning after a 20 year unjust incarceration, a young man’s only connection is with the former high school teacher who dedicated her life to setting him free. Continue Reading →


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Stay Human! (Film Review: “Cargo”)

From Fargo to Cargo, Martin Freeman injects an element of Humanity into all his roles, most notably in this heartbreaking portrait of a father stranded in the Australian Outback trying to protect his infant daughter from a Zombie Apocalypse. Continue Reading →


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Summer of Love (Film Review: “Holy Camp!”)

A Christian Spanish summer camp for girls – run by nuns – is the setting for a divinely irreverent coming-of-age musical that is like nothing you’ve ever seen before, set to the music of Whitney … Continue Reading →


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The Myth of Keeping Your Children Safe (Series Review: “Safe”)

A suspenseful 8-episode British thriller about a bereaved widower whose teenage daughter goes missing. Suddenly everyone’s a suspect in his upscale gated community where no one’s who they seem to be. Continue Reading →


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I’m Here Now (Documentary Review: “End Game”)

A contemplative and elegiac documentary that celebrates life through the lens of palliative care . . . a surprisingly uplifting experience shared by patients, their families and the care-givers who shepherd their last journey together. Continue Reading →


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The Admission Process (Film Review: “Brad’s Status”)

Ben Stiller brings middle-age angst and peer envy to new heights in the story of a father whose college visit trip with his son dredges up his own youthful idealistic ambitions, challenging him to re-evaluate his entire life since. Continue Reading →