Occasionally entertaining but overlong and overly violent.
Action-packed sequel still doesn't live up to book series.
Mischief and slapstick fail to charm in un-smurfy sequel.
Teen-friendly fantasy romance doesn't live up to the book.
Sloppy, cartoonishly violent sequel fails to match original.
Airborne adventure is OK for a few laughs; some stereotypes.
Superman's back in brooding, action-packed reboot.
Predictable slapstick comedy still delivers the laughs.
Exciting sci-fi action and warm father-son bonding.
Gorgeously animated adventure has intense themes.
Hilarious crossover movie combines best of both worlds.
Fewer playboy antics, but still plenty of violence.
Action-packed Star Trek sequel has good story, characters.
Bunny-and-cat team scare up laughs in lighthearted special.
Animated adventure amuses but doesn't live up to its title.
French comics-based adventure is engaging for tweens.
Stylized sci-fi entertains; expect deaths, sexy stuff.
Colorful, comic bird tale with lots of cartoon action.
Ponies turn into teens in cute but highly commercial 'toon.
Teens may like violent sequel, but it's too much for kids.
Singing spuds' mockumentary is funny for kids and grown-ups.
Two funny clans prank each other in faith-based comedy.
Violent, muddy, but spirited movie from classic pulp tales.
Taut, tense submarine drama is entertaining despite cliches.
Fantasy violence eased by humor in tween-friendly adventure.