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Love Actually image: © 2003 Universal Studios.  ||  This Chick’s Flicks logo: © 2012 Kristal Bailey. Some people celebrate Christmas Day with family, friends, and presents under a tree. Others, like me, celebrate with a trip to the movies and dinner in Chinatown. Regardless of how you spend the day

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Going into Insidious I didn’t have the highest of hopes.  I avoided the film in the theater, I guess the concept just didn’t appeal to me the way it was marketed.  This was my mistake, and one that I’ve made more than once.  The film frightened me.  I covered my

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Dear Readers, We talk a lot about “guilty pleasures”—you know, those things we do or like that we know we shouldn’t. But, I wonder: How much “guilt” do we really feel about them? Maybe it’s me, but I just can’t muster any real “guilt” about loving some of the chick

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One of my favorite recent horror flicks is TRICK R TREAT. You should definitely watch it on Netflix Instant tonight if you don’t have any plans. Or check out any of the other films I recommended in my Queued Up piece on NapiersNews.com!  TRICK R TREAT is a great horror

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It’s Halloween weekend and it’s time to watch some scary movies! I just posted a great round up of films over on NapiersNews.com, so be sure to check them out. I also wanted to point out ONE more thing you should look into streaming: The Vampire Diaries!  Yep, my favorite

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You missed out on this great show. Don’t lie, you know you didn’t watch it. I know because no one did. It’s ok, I forgive you. Airing in the Friday dead zone, it’s totally understandable. But now thanks to Netflix Watch Instant, you can watch this gem of a show

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The website 100 Things I Learned has compiled a list of IMDB’s Top 250 films available on Netflix. Here are the great films that are available on Netflix Watch Instantly: #1 The Shawshank Redemption#9 One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest#13 Seven Samurai#19 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of

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Heath Ledger’s most important role was as The Joker in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight, but it wasn’t his last. His last role was in the inventive and original Gilliam picture, The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnasuss. He actually passed away in the middle of filming, leaving the film in a

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This is one of the most underrated 80s comedies. Starring Geena Davis, Jeff Goldblum, Damon Wayons, and Jim Carrey, it follows Geena Davis as 3 aliens land in her pool. Being a manicurist and having a best friend in hair (Julie Brown), she quickly gives the three aliens a makeover

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October is the time for horror and thrills! Netflix has a slew of films available to watch instantly to get you into the Halloween mood. Below are a few of my recommendations, to help you sift through all the films that are available. Creature FeaturesMega Piranha – The SyFy Original

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This film didn’t get nearly as much exposure as it should have when it was released in 2006. Official Plot Synopsis: Set in the 1920s, director Tarsem Singh’s visually lush drama stars Lee Pace as paralyzed movie stuntman Roy Walker, who bonds with an imaginative 5-year-old named Alexandria (Catinca Untaru)

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Veronica Mars was a show far better than it’s network. Airing on UPN and its affiliates, it wasn’t available to the entire nation when it first aired. UPN was known for its comedies with all African American casts, appealing to a niche market now dominated by Tyler Perry on TBS.

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Pushing Daisies was a new show in Fall 2007. While it had a promising start, the writers strike cut its first season short and delayed the second. When it came back, the audience didn’t tune in again. With a short first season of only 9 episodes and a second season

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Netflix is becoming the “best bang for your buck” utility in my house. With 3 non-traditionally employed individuals, we have a lot of down time at home and while day time TV is enjoyable to some, I’ve decided to use my time to watch some of the quality programming available

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