Thrilling, action-packed adventure treads dark waters.
Wintry Disney musical is fabulous celebration of sisterhood.
Superman's back in brooding, action-packed reboot.
Teen-friendly comic-book sequel is brutal, but not gory.
Thought-provoking sci-fi adventure with military violence.
Loud robots vs. monsters movie could have used more heart.
CGI fairy tale remake features the occasional fright.
Exciting sci-fi action and warm father-son bonding.
Smart sci-fi thriller can be intense, terrifying.
Intense, astonishing sci-fi thriller has real soul.
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.
Riddick returns in violent sequel with more sex content.
Popular puppies turn into superheroes, with mild action.
Insanely violent sequel lacks humor, originality.
Dazzling but heavy-handed sci-fi has violence, language.
Less slapstick than usual in solid fairy tale crossover.
Stylized sci-fi entertains; expect deaths, sexy stuff.
Lots of kisses, but "Twi"-fi thriller isn't that compelling.
Fantasy violence eased by humor in tween-friendly adventure.
Predictable alien adventure is violent and forgettable.
Subtle but dull alien invasion movie has scares, edgy stuff.
Inspiring family film has positive messages, some bullying.
Lighthearted superhero action is fun -- but big toy ad.