Occasionally entertaining but overlong and overly violent.
Action-packed sequel still doesn't live up to book series.
Strong anti-bullying tone outshines movie's low-budget feel.
Mesmerizing mature drama with just a bit of sex, violence.
Lots of drinking in romantic indie dramedy.
Wintry Disney musical is fabulous celebration of sisterhood.
Warm family drama brings the civil rights movement to life.
Instant fatherhood comedy features unexpected heavy moments.
Smart, wrenching, deeply moving drama fine for older teens.
Airborne adventure is OK for a few laughs; some stereotypes.
Fantastically funny, weird film has violence, alcohol, more.
Oddly touching Christmas tale about ex-con, jilted love.
Books-inspired movie has great social messages for kids.
Entertaining sequel deals with mature topics.
Dark romance/drama with sadistic villain gets bloody.
Speedy snail dreams big in fun animated comedy.
Quiet character drama has some drinking, sex talk.
Dark war drama depicts teen love, realistic violence.
Emotional WWII drama explores loss, literacy, and love.
Flawed, adult-targeted dramedy with drinking, drugs, warmth.
Crude, sophomoric sequel doesn't improve on original.
Tepid dramedy mixes a few laughs with some heavy topics.
Beloved characters celebrate holidays, differences.
Sweet time travel rom-com with strong language, some sex.
Old timers' The Hangover with plenty of heart.