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“Overlord – An Intense Alternative View of History”

“Overlord” begins on June 6, 1944, mere hours before the invasion of Normandy, a region of France, located off of its northern coast. The battle, launched by The Western Allies, was the largest amphibious invasion in history, and was spearheaded … Continue reading

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“Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes”

“Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes,”  is a new, four part, true-crime documentary series, which premiered on January 24, 2019. The date is significant, because it marked the thirtieth anniversary of the day, Bundy, who was 42 years … Continue reading

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“Abducted in Plain Sight – Riveting Netflix Documentary”

“Abducted in Plain Sight,” is a true-crime documentary, where just when you think you know the full inexplicable story, another twist is added. At the documentary’s center, is the story of survivor Jan Broberg, who, in 1974, when she was … Continue reading

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“Crazy Rich Asians”

In the film “Crazy Rich Asians,” Rachel Chu, portrayed by Golden Globe nominee Constance Wu (Fresh Off the Boat), is an optimistic and highly intelligent, Chinese-American economics professor. She has just finished teaching her economics class on game theory, and … Continue reading

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“Eighth Grade – A Star Turn For Young Actress Elsie Fisher”

The film “Eighth Grade” begins with Kayla Day, portrayed, in a poignant manner, by Golden Globe nominee Elsie Fisher (Despicable Me). She is the thirteen year old host of a YouTube series, where she imparts advice to other adolescents. During … Continue reading

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“Roma – Outstanding Film From Oscar Winner Cuarón”

“Roma is an attempt to capture the memory of events that I experienced almost fifty years ago. It is an exploration of Mexico’s social hierarchy, where class and ethnicity have been perversely interwoven to this date and, above all, it’s … Continue reading

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“The Initiation of Sarah” (1978)

The Goodwin sisters, Patty, played by Morgan Brittany (Dallas), and Sarah portrayed by two time Emmy winner Kay Lenz (Midnight Caller), are headed off to their freshman year at Waltham College. Shortly after they arrive, the two begin to make … Continue reading

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