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The Prom
 
Movie

The Prom

Star-studded, slightly edgy musical is all about acceptance. Full expert review
Godmothered
Movie

Godmothered

Contemporary twist on fairy tale has mild language. Full expert review
Angela's Christmas Wish
 
Movie

Angela's Christmas Wish

Some emotional intensity in uplifting Ireland-set sequel. Full expert review
Superintelligence
Movie

Superintelligence

McCarthy fans will like AI comedy with pratfalls, kissing. Full expert review
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TV

Saved by the Bell

Self-mocking reboot has a diverse and charming cast. Full expert review
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