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'Crossword Mysteries' On Hallmark: Are They Still Making Them?

So, you just watched all of the “Crossword Mysteries” to date, and you are wondering if they are still making them. Well, if you have been paying attention to what has been going on over on Hallmark Movie and Mysteries, lately, you might be getting a sinking feeling. Here is what you need to know a…

'Mystery 101' Update: Why I'm Worried About The Next Movie

When is the next “Mystery 101” movie premiering? Not as soon or as certainly as fans once thought. In a stunning twist, the fate of the next movie in the Hallmark Movie & Mysteries series appears to be in a grim holding pattern. One that spells more foreboding trouble than the show’s somewhat u…

Has 'Aurora Teagarden Mysteries' Been Cancelled? The Sad Truth

It is the end of an era. The Aurora Teagarden era, to be precise. The long-running Hallmark Movies and Mysteries movie series “Aurora Teagarden Mysteries” has gotten cancelled. Why? Well, you might have heard the news that Candace Cameron Bure recently signed an exclusive deal with rising Hallmark …

'Mystery 101' Episodes: The Order Of The Movies, Explained

Back in 2019, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries fans got introduced to one of its finest crime-solving teams via “Mystery 101.” In the debut movie of the series, viewers met literature professor Amy Winslow (Jill Wagner) and dogged police detective Travis Burke (Kristoffer Polaha). As of 2022, there …

When Will The Next 'Mystery 101' Movie Premiere On Hallmark?

If you are anything like me, you are anxiously awaiting the premiere of the next “Mystery 101” movie on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries in 2022. Fans are currently awaiting the eighth installment in the TV movie series after an explosive cliffhanger ended the latest entry. Are you ready for Amy and…

Why 'A Little Daytime Drama' May Be 2021's Best Hallmark Movie

If you believe that Hallmark movies are the bedrock of happy content, then you are undoubtedly aware of “A Little Daytime Drama.” The recently released gem stars Hallmark superstars/daytime favorites -- Jen Lilley and Ryan Paevey -- as estranged exes who are thrown back together again. As the title…

Why The Ending of 'Mystery 101: Deadly History' Has Fans Upset

Another installment of “Mystery 101” has come, gone, and left fans upset – very upset. This summer, fans were blessed with the seventh movie in the popular Hallmark Movies and Mysteries series. “Mystery 101: Deadly History” picked up with the cliffhanger ending that concluded the last movie. Ultima…

How Was Pre-Duchess Meghan Markle As A Hallmark Movie Star?

Before she was royalty, Meghan Markle starred in Hallmark movies, and one of them was “Dater’s Handbook.” In it, Markle plays the eponymous “dater,” aka Cassandra/Cass. She is a professional in a relationship rut who finally realizes it is time to break-up with her dreadful boyfriend. With a little…

'Game Of Thrones' And More I'm Thankful For From 2019

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Yes, another year is about over, which means it is time to reflect and give thanks for shows like “Game of Thrones.” As a person in constant pursuit of hearing, seeing, and overall experiencing the next great creative endeavor, 2019 has provided an excessive trove of riches. Albeit, not where they were once so abundant (movies I am looking at you).

Must-See Movie Review: 'My Christmas Love' (2016)

If you believe that a strong friendship is at the core of an enduring romantic relationship, then “My Christmas Love” contains the love story for you. The road from platonic friendship to romance is not entirely easy for some to navigate. For this Hallmark movie, the journey proves to be an incredibly suspenseful and entertaining one.

Quick Hit Movie Reviews: Hallmark Channel's Countdown to Christmas

When it comes to spreading Christmas cheer, no other network does a better job than the Hallmark Channel. Every year, Hallmark Channel broadcasts a wealth of new original Christmas movies that are guaranteed to put viewers in the Holiday spirit, spreading joy to all who watch them.
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Movie Review: 'Tis the Season for Love' (2015)

Sarah Lancaster stars as a struggling actress hoping for her big break on Broadway when a trip to her hometown for Christmas opens the door to an alternative path in life. For Beth (Lancaster), returning home does not mean she immediately falls back into the arms of the one who got away (he’s already married and has a kid).