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Sharon Weinberg

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Canine Cinema

Looking to spend some quality time with Fido without leaving the couch? Microwave the popcorn and fetch the milk bones. I have dog-approved movie suggestions for you and your family.

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Feline Films

Grab your catnip of choice, get comfy with your mini Tiger, and enjoy these kitty favorites.

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Vampire Varieties

When you're yearning for a good vampire movie but you've seen every version of Dracula half a dozen times, try these off-the-beaten path selections.

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Girl Power

Here are some movies with knockout female leads that are sure to inspire your inner hero.

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Girl Power

Here are some movies with knockout female leads that are sure to inspire your inner hero.

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Under the Radar Picks

For those looking for something off the mainstream track, this list is for you.

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Arthouse Horror

Big budget Hollywood horror films can certainly be scary, but an artistically done film can be just as frightening. Enjoy these selections!

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Spooky Movies for Family Fun

For a cinematic treat, sit back and enjoy a not-too-scary movie. Age recommendations provided by commonsensemedia.org.

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Under the Radar Picks 2.0

If you're looking for hidden gems, overlooked releases, or the slightly forgotten, check out the items on this list.

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Get the Gardening Bug

For avid gardeners, floral dabblers, and armchair observers, here are some cinematic recommendations that have more blooms than weeds.

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Under the Radar 2.5

If you're looking for hidden gems, overlooked releases, or the slightly forgotten, check out the items on this list.

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Notable Firsts and Promising Introductions

Enjoy this list of artistically significant movie debuts, starts, and firsts.

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Spooky Movies for Family Fun Part 2

More ideas for October viewing; take look and enjoy. Age recommendations provided by commonsensemedia.org, when available.

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Movies for Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month, here are some suggested titles from Black directors and featuring Black characters.

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Women in the Director's Chair

Celebrate women directors. Here are some recently released movies directed by women; some are veterans and others are up-and-coming filmmakers.

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Under the Radar 3.5

If you're looking for hidden gems, overlooked releases, or slightly forgotten films, check out the movies on this list.

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Under the Radar 3.0

If you're looking for hidden gems, overlooked releases, or slightly forgotten films, check out the items on this list.

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Movies about Friends and Neighbors

Find feature movies and documentaries about community, friendship, and helping one another.

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