Category Archives: 3 Star

Stranger Things than the Americans

About a month ago, I realized my Netflix queue was thinning out.  And at about the same time, I finished watching the second season of Manhattan, which I knew had been cancelled but still felt compelled to completely watch what … Continue reading

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Best Novel Hugo Nominees: Two Down, Two To Go

This week, I finished two (2) of the five (5) nominees for this year’s Best Novel Hugo Award.  I started a third one immediately, which leaves me just one left after that. I enjoyed reading Uprooted by Naomi Novik until … Continue reading

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Mini-Series Review: Dig (2015) 3.5 Stars

Dig USA Network Mini-Series premiered in March 2015 consisting of ten (10) episodes Watched via Netflix DVD in March/April 2016 3.5 out of 5 stars Synopsis: When Peter Connelly, an FBI agent recently stationed in Jerusalem, begins investigating the murder … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Beyond the Mask (2015) 3.5 Stars

Beyond the Mask Release Date: April 2015 Watched via Netflix DVD: May 2016 3.5 out of 5 stars Synopsis (from IMdb): The chief mercenary for the British East India Company, being double crossed by his former employer, has made his way … Continue reading

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The Dark Side Slumbers or Stumbles

Like many other Star Wars fans, I was seduced into a dark movie theater this past weekend to watch Star Wars: The Force Awakens.  My husband and father accompanied me to the show.   But all was not unicorns and rainbows … Continue reading

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Book Review: Willful Child by Erickson (2.5 stars)

Willful Child by Steven Erickson 2.5 out of 5 stars Read in October 2014 Releases 11/4/2014 Publisher’s Synopsis: From the New York Times Bestselling author Steven Erikson comes a new science fiction novel of devil-may-care, near calamitous and downright chaotic adventures … Continue reading

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Book Review: Tarkin by Luceno (3 Stars)

Tarkin by James Luceno 3 out of 5 stars Read in October 2014 Releases November 4, 2014 Publisher’s Synopsis: Bestselling Star Wars veteran James Luceno gives Grand Moff Tarkin the Star Wars: Darth Plagueis treatment, bringing a legendary character from … Continue reading

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