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Interview: Kai Bradbury talks Freeform’s Motherland: Fort Salem

[WARNING: Season One Spoilers] It’s always fun to discover a new original supernatural series, especially one that’s not based on any existing intellectual property like a book or movie.  Freeform’s Motherland: Fort Salem comes from the mind of creator Eliot Laurence (he’s also the creator of TNT’s Claws) and has […]

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Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: Heist and Seek

Aurora Teagarden Mysteries Preview: Heist and Seek

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Five years into its run, the Aurora Teagarden movie franchise has reached its 13th title with Sunday night’s premiere of Heist and Seek, which finds Ro (Candace Cameron Bure) and her fellow not-so-amateur-anymore crime solvers investigating the disappearance of a very valuable artifact, while separately, Nick […]

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Virgin River on Netflix

Previewing Netflix’s Virgin River

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Full disclosure: I have a Netflix account for my Mom, but I’m not a regular viewer. If I get a heads up on something, I’ll go look for it, but I don’t have a wander across its offerings, which, as I understand it, is how most […]

Documentaries & Non-Fiction Series 2016 Was “The Most Dangerous Year” for Transgender People [EXCLUSIVE]

2016 Was “The Most Dangerous Year” for Transgender People [EXCLUSIVE]

In 2016 as so called “bathroom bills” swept the nation, trans people found themselves more vulnerable than ever. Not only were hate groups purposely stoking fear and spreading misinformation, but people were falling for it. For documentary filmmaker and director Vlada Knowlton this crisis hit particularly close to home. Her […]

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Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: Heist and Seek
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Aurora Teagarden Mysteries Preview: Heist and Seek

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Five years into its run, the Aurora Teagarden movie franchise has reached its 13th title with Sunday night’s premiere of Heist and Seek, which finds Ro (Candace Cameron Bure) and her fellow not-so-amateur-anymore crime solvers investigating the disappearance of a very valuable artifact, while separately, Nick […]

Snowpiercer
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Previewing Snowpiercer

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] A post-apocalyptic drama might seem a little on-the-nose at present, but TNT’s Snowpiercer, premiering Sunday night at 9 pm/8c, has been in the hopper for a while, so you’ll forgive the timing. Or not. YMMV. Based on the 2013 Chris Evans film, which was directed by […]

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Interview: Kai Bradbury talks Freeform’s Motherland: Fort Salem

[WARNING: Season One Spoilers] It’s always fun to discover a new original supernatural series, especially one that’s not based on any existing intellectual property like a book or movie.  Freeform’s Motherland: Fort Salem comes from the mind of creator Eliot Laurence (he’s also the creator of TNT’s Claws) and has […]

Murder She Baked
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Hallmark and Chill: Murder She Baked Marathon

Next up for your Hallmark and Chill viewing pleasure, you can catch all five Murder She Baked movies back to back on Sunday beginning at 9 am/8c. Y’all know how I feel about these, and I love that Chronicle Mysteries has helped bump them back up into regular marathon rotation. […]

Matchmaker Mysteries A Fatal Romance
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Victor Webster Talks Matchmaker Mysteries: A Fatal Romance [Exclusive]

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Matchmaker Mysteries is back on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries for a special Saturday night premiere with A Fatal Romance, the second film that pairs Danica McKellar and Victor Webster as an unlikely crime-solving duo. I spoke with Webster this week about the film, the next season […]

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Reboot: IMDb TV Resurrects Leverage

Didn’t see this one coming. Remember TNT’s late great crime caper series Leverage? Well, it’s earned itself a reboot. According to Deadline, IMDb TV has given the Dean Devlin, John Rogers and Chris Downey show the greenlight to create 13 new episodes. Devlin is heading up the project as executive […]

Defending Jacob
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Defending Jacob Premiere Preview

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] When you come from a place of privilege, life moves along easier. That’s the assumption, anyway. In the opening moments of Defending Jacob, the Barber family–Assistant District Attorney Andy (Chris Evans), teacher and education administrator Laurie (Michelle Dockery), and their teenage son, Jacob (Jaeden Martell, who […]

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Preview: Frankie Drake Mysteries “School Ties, School Lies”

In the search for a family-friendly detective series with a female-centric kick? Look no further than Frankie Drake Mysteries. It’s a period drama that originated in Canada and airs here in the U.S. on Ovation TV. What You Need to Know: Series Synopsis: Set in 1920s Toronto, Frankie Drake Mysteries […]

Nature of Love
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Nature of Love Preview

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] If you’re itching to be outside, Hallmark Channel has the cure for what ails you Saturday night with the vistas of British Columbia on full display in Nature of Love. Emilie Ullerup stars as Katie, a staff writer at a magazine who’s eager to move beyond […]

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Hallmark and Chill: Hallmark Movies Now

Binge-watching has become a next-level thing with so many people confined to their homes (unless you’re an essential worker, in which case THANK YOU) and it’s entirely possible that a month in, you’re now looking for title suggestions. We’re happy to oblige, especially if you’re a Hallmarkie. In addition to […]