Movie Reviews

The Hitcher (1986) Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Spare and engrossing original road slaughterfest.
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(Release Year: 1986)
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Waking Ned Devine Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Some funny parts, but kids may not be interested.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1998)
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Aliens Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Alien sequel is bigger, faster, scarier.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Frog and Wombat Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Dated '90s tween mystery has bad acting, iffy content.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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So I Married an Axe Murderer Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Quirky '90s comedy with mock horror action, sexuality.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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The English Patient Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Stunning, complex mature emotional drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1996)
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The China Syndrome Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Scary, absorbing thriller predicts risks of nuclear power.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1979)
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Romeo + Juliet Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Optically brilliant, violent update of classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1996)
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Romancing the Stone Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Well-written romance/adventure is tons of fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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True Lies Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Exciting mix of thrills, comedy; older teens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1994)
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Commando Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Brainless, explosion-happy action ('80s style).
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1985)
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Days of Thunder Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
'90s race-car blockbuster has sexism, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1990)
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Stand and Deliver Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Math teacher inspires in powerful fact-based drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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Kingpin Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Ribald bowling comedy is vintage Farrelly brothers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1996)
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The Red Shoes Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Bittersweet but enthralling ballet drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1948)
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Simon Birch Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Tearjerker is touching but too intense for younger kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1998)
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Muriel's Wedding Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Unconventional comedy weds Aussie wit with mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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You've Got Mail Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Predictable-but-sweet romantic comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1998)
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Taxi Driver Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
'70s classic is extremely violent; lots of sex, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1976)
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Babe: Pig in the City Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Darker than the original, not for very young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1998)
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