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Coming 2 America
Movie

Coming 2 America

Murphy still rules in hilarious but suggestive sequel. Full expert review
Raya and the Last Dragon
 
Movie

Raya and the Last Dragon

Charming, epic adventure mixes monsters, humor, heart. Full expert review
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run
Movie

The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run

Silly quest has scary villains, message about courage. Full expert review
Moxie
 
Movie

Moxie

Sexual themes, language in feel-good feminist teen tale. Full expert review
Ginny & Georgia
TV

Ginny & Georgia

Manic, mature mom-daughter series has sex, drugs, violence. Full expert review

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