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Season 1, Episode 6

'Playing for Keeps' and 'Hyde Park on Hudson'

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Movies & Reviews

Playing for Keeps

Director: Gabriele Muccino

Year: 2012     Run Time: 105 min

A former sports star who's fallen on hard times starts coaching his son's soccer team as a way to get his life together. His attempts to become an adult are met with challenges from the attractive soccer moms who pursue him at every turn.

Gregg's Review

I flipped over it. It will be a movie that I will add to my library when it's made available.

4 Bags of Popcorn, 1 Hot Dog

Tim's Review

I thought it was really fun. It really took the edge off for me.

4 Bags of Popcorn

Hyde Park on Hudson

Director: Roger Michell

Year: 2012     Run Time: 94 min

The story of the love affair between FDR and his distant cousin Margaret "Daisy" Suckley, centered around the weekend in 1939 when the King and Queen of the United Kingdom visited upstate New York.

Tim's Review

It stars, surprisingly Bill Murray as President Obam - uhh - President Franklin D Roosevelt, uhh President Franklin Roosevelt. FDR, of course.

5 Bags of Popcorn, 2 Sodas


Gregg's Review

This is no Meatballs. It's not a gross out comedy.

5 Bags of Popcorn, Many Oscar Statues

On Cinema On Location
Today we're taking a look at the hotel that was seen in the movie "Moment by Moment" staring John Travolta and Lily Tomlin

Moment by Moment

Director: Jane Wagner

Year: 1978     Run Time: 102 min

A lonely socialite and a young drifter enter into a May-December romance.

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