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Thunder Force
 
Movie

Thunder Force

Language, violence, big laughs in diverse superhero comedy. Full expert review
Concrete Cowboy
Movie

Concrete Cowboy

Language, violence in beautifully acted coming-of-age drama. Full expert review
Godzilla vs. Kong
Movie

Godzilla vs. Kong

Blockbuster monster mash is heavy on mayhem, light on story. Full expert review
A Week Away
Movie

A Week Away

Feel-good faith-based camp musical is clean and upbeat. Full expert review
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
 
TV

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier

Fan-pleasing superhero series has violence, some language. Full expert review
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