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Adult Services’ Best Movies of the Year

Here in a Adult Services, we see a lot of movies. Some bad, most so-so and a few great. Well, we want to share the GREAT ones. These are our picks for the best of 2016. Anthropoid — Sean Ellis (director) (2016) (also on blu-ray) Cecilia: Phenomenal docudrama based on actual events in Prague during […]

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In Memory of Robert Vaughn: 1932-2016

Known mostly for his television roles (The Man from U.N.C.L.E.), Vaughn also starred in many timeless films, including the original The Magnificent Seven and the Steve McQueen classic, Bullitt.   A Fortunate Life – Autobiography Backstairs At The White House Bullitt Centennial Hu$tle. Complete Season One Hu$tle. Complete Season Two Hu$tle. Complete Season Three Hu$tle. […]

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This Week’s Recommended Books

All the Stars in the Heavens by Adriana Trigiani The “golden age” of Hollywood has always been fascinating to many people and in All the Stars in the Heavens,  Trigiani gives us a glimpse of many unforgettable stars, Spencer Tracy, David Niven, and Myrna Loy; portraying Hollywood in its early years and the behind the […]

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Episodes: Season One

I love movies and television.  And I love the ins and the outs of Hollywood (OK – honestly I love it mostly so I can make fun of it, but still…).  And usually when the two come together (meaning movies or TV shows ABOUT Hollywood), it rarely works.  I mean there are hits…like The Player, […]

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