Nearly pitch-perfect drama OK for older-teen music fans.
Strong performances in grim, violent revenge tale.
Dreary space zombie sci-fi gets bloody and gross.
Wintry Disney musical is fabulous celebration of sisterhood.
Christmas musical is feel-good story of faith, forgiveness.
Spike Lee's solid, literal remake is extremely violent.
Drugs, violence, and strong language in clumsy crime movie.
Fans will approve of gripping & violent middle installment.
Instant fatherhood comedy features unexpected heavy moments.
Smart, wrenching, deeply moving drama fine for older teens.
Entertaining sequel deals with mature topics.
Dark romance/drama with sadistic villain gets bloody.
Talky docu on Calvin & Hobbes cartoonist may bore kids.
Wonderful father-son bonding story with language, drinking.
Teen-friendly comic-book sequel is brutal, but not gory.
Emotional WWII drama explores loss, literacy, and love.
Language and edgy humor in dumb beauty pageant spoof.
Flawed, adult-targeted dramedy with drinking, drugs, warmth.
Dark war drama depicts teen love, realistic violence.
Thought-provoking sci-fi adventure with military violence.
Clever idea turns bland in turkey-focused holiday fare.
Grim, intense movie tells a powerful, relevant true story.
Sweet time travel rom-com with strong language, some sex.
Old timers' The Hangover with plenty of heart.
Superficial, but teen-friendly, rendering of the royal.