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Beaches Preview
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Beaches Preview

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Full disclosure: I didn’t really have any interest in seeing the 1988 weepie Beaches (adapted from Iris R. Dart’s novel) redone, mostly because I have the original locked in my brain from when I saw it in a theater at 17, and now, almost 30 years (yikes) later, I’m a […]

Birthday Wish Preview
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Birthday Wish Preview

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] At a certain point, some networks just start trolling us. Case in point, Hallmark Channel brings us the delightful Luke Macfarlane Saturday night, with a side of puppies. How is that fair, y’all? Just two months after we had the treat of him in another Christmas […]

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A Fixer Upper Mystery Preview: Framed for Murder

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Sunday night, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries launches its new Fixer Upper Mystery film franchise based on the book series by Kate Carlisle. Headlined by Jewel, the films will follow her character, Shannon Hughes, a master home restorer who has a way of uncovering crimes. Because of […]

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Garage Sale Mystery Preview: The Art of Murder

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Garage Sale Mystery kicks off 2017 with its seventh installment, The Art of Murder, airing Sunday night on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. One of the reasons we love this film franchise, aside from its core cast and creative team, is that it regularly taps guest stars […]

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Holiday TV Movie Goodness in December

Now that the calendar has turned to December, it’s time to get your holiday in gear (ish, which I totally get). Just in case you’re not quite there yet, Hallmark Channel, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, UP, ION, and even Lifetime are here to help with a fresh batch of new […]

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Michael Nardelli Talks Hallmark Channel’s Christmas in Homestead

WARNING: mild spoilers Tis the season to watch Hallmark Channel. Every year Hallmark unloads a sleigh-full of family-friendly movies that serves to boost spirits and get everyone properly prepared for Santa’s arrival.

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Christmas in November TV Movie Preview

We can all use a little cheer right about now, and Hallmark Channel, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, and UP Television have already started rolling our their 2016 crop of holiday movies. Click on the links above for the full rundown of newbies. Here are the November titles that caught our eye with […]

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Luke Macfarlane Talks The Mistletoe Promise, Killjoys, Mercy Street and More [Exclusive]

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Saturday night, Luke Macfarlane returns to Hallmark Channel’s Christmas movie lineup for the second year in a row with The Mistletoe Promise, based on the book by Richard Paul Evans and co-starring Hart of Dixie‘s Jaime King in her first film for the network. This morning, I jumped […]

Dylan Neal and Brooke Burns Tease Death Al Dente: A Gourmet Detective Mystery [Exclusive]
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Dylan Neal and Brooke Burns Tease Death Al Dente: A Gourmet Detective Mystery [Exclusive]

It’s been a little over a year since we’ve had a new Gourmet Detective film, and Sunday night, the third installment, Death Al Dente hits Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. Dylan Neal and Brooke Burns jumped on the phone with me for a quick chat about Henry and Maggie, and what […]

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The Irresistible Blueberry Farm Preview

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] I do love when the Hallmark movies sneak up on me. Sunday night, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries has a premiere that I think was fast-tracked, or I’d just missed that it was coming. The Irresistible Blueberry Farm features Alison Sweeney and Marc Blucas in lovely, quiet performances […]