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MURDOCH MYSTERIES Season 11, Episodes 14.5, 15, & 16 (The Book of Jackson) (Murdoch Schmurdoch)(Game of Kings)  Even though there was a nice tribute to Constable Jackson at the end of the season premiere, it still felt a bit abrupt. … Continue reading

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Third Time Isn’t Quite the Charm

MURDOCH MYSTERIES Season 11, Episode 19 (Home for the Holidays)   So we come to the third Murdoch Mysteries Christmas special! It was delightful, but not as uplifting as the 2016 edition. It had beauty, charm, and comedy, but it … Continue reading

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Brooklyn (2015)

Brooklyn (2015) I had mixed emotions about seeing this film. I have not read the book, although my research tells me that the film is fairly true to it. Brooklyn was on my “to watch” list since its release in … Continue reading

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No-Holds Barred Villainy

ONCE UPON A TIME Season 6, Episodes 7 & 8 (Heartless)(I’ll Be Your Mirror) There is definitely something fun about watching villains relish their success (at least when it is in fiction). Perhaps it is because we know that either … Continue reading

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Disney’s Cinderella (2015)

“Have courage and be kind.” With that mantra, Disney’s live-action remake of Cinderella goes from a mere retelling of a fairy tale about a young woman who goes from lowly commoner to queen by marrying a prince, to being a … Continue reading

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Premiere 2 – Once Upon a Time – Season 5

Premiere 2 – Saviour Swap ONCE UPON A TIME Season 5, Episodes 1 & 2 (The Dark Swan)(The Price) In contrast to Castle, Once Upon a Time has never really been about the status quo. As an adventure-drama, the appeal … Continue reading

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Love Your Lot in Life

Wreck-It Ralph (2012) Never much one for arcade games, I nonetheless found some nostalgia moments in this film when I finally got around to watching it. (Most of them had to with Pac-Man.) It was fun to see the evolution … Continue reading

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