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Passengers (2016)

Passengers (2016) When I first saw the trailer for this movie, I was intrigued. Truth be told, I was intrigued by the premise itself. Here was a story about being trapped in space that did not seem to involve murderous … Continue reading

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Getting On With the Story

ONCE UPON A TIME Season 6, Episodes 11 & 12 (Tougher Than the Rest)(Murder Most Foul) With the threat of this being the last season of the show, the writers have started off the second half of the season exactly … Continue reading

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Who You Are in the Dark

MURDOCH MYSTERIES Season 10, Episodes 9 & 10 (Excitable Chap)(Once Upon a Murdoch Christmas) It may seem odd of me to combine these two episodes together. Excitable Chap is an ordinary episode and is set chronologically at the end of … Continue reading

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Further Meditations on A Christmas Carol – Now Including 1938!

A Christmas Carol (1938) The 1938 version of A Christmas Carol, starring Reginald Owen as Ebenezer Scrooge, was the first non-silent film version of the Charles Dickens novella. It is also the most joyful and I would argue the most … Continue reading

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Week XXI – Forgiving Vs. Forgetting

ONCE UPON A TIME Season 4, Episode 13 (Unforgiven) As the plot for the second act thickens, Maleficient is resurrected in the present and we learn about how in the past, Snow White and Prince Charming used (and were used … Continue reading

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Week D – Endless Optimism Amid Despair

While television tends to focus on darkness and despair, it also reminds us of the power of forgiveness and of not doubting in others.  This week was all about second chances, seventh chances, seventy-times-seventh chances, or even getting a chance … Continue reading

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