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The Gentlemen
Movie

The Gentlemen

Guns, money, drink in violent, profane Guy Ritchie caper. Full expert review
The Last Full Measure
Movie

The Last Full Measure

Preachy script bogs down violent story of courage and valor. Full expert review
Bad Boys for Life
Movie

Bad Boys for Life

Violent, crude buddy-cop "threequel" is chaotic, tired. Full expert review
Dolittle
Movie

Dolittle

Not the king of the jungle, but still cute; some peril/guns. Full expert review
Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts
TV

Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts

Themes of perseverance, friendship dominate dystopian tale. Full expert review

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