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Tread Perilously — Punky Brewster: The Perils of Punky

Tread Perilously continues its annual horror month with two episodes of Punky Brewster collectively known as “The Perils of Punky.” When Punky, Mr. Warnimont and the gang head for a weekend in the woods, Punky and the kids discover a … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: Love & Monsters

Tread Perilously makes it way to another David Tennant era Doctor Who story. Unfortunately, it’s “Love & Monsters,” the other Doctor-Lite episode from 2006. When a group of people who have all had run-ins with the Doctor form a group … Continue reading

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Lifetime Theater: Big Driver

I don’t think it’s possible to grow up when I did and not become at least a casual Stephen King fan. He catches some flak, good-natured and otherwise, for his fevered output, and even his most ardent defenders would admit … Continue reading

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Lifetime Theater: PopFan

Lindsay Lohan’s name has become shorthand for the tragic way Hollywood chews up youth and spits out dead-eyed husks intent on flashing genitalia and punching paparazzi. But also, there’s a negative side. Like any fan of movies, bad movies, and … Continue reading

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