Movie Reviews

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding, but much violence and scariness.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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First Daughter Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Very predictable, but tween girls may like it.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding adventure, but very violent battle scenes.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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X2: X-Men United Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Bigger and badder than No. 1, but still a blast.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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To Kill a Mockingbird Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Masterpiece with crucial lessons about prejudice.
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(Release Year: 1962)
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The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Sensitive portrayal of four girls' friendships.
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(Release Year: 2005)
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13 Going on 30 Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Touching and hilarious Jennifer Garner romcom.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Steel Magnolias Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Three-hanky special, but with lots of laughs, too.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1989)
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Paper Moon Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Tatum O'Neal's smoke- and booze-filled caper.
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(Release Year: 1973)
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Breaking Away Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Rousing bicycle-race tale has some profanity, mild violence.
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(Release Year: 1979)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Fabulous, but also violent and scary.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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Bonneville Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Trite road-trip dramedy won't interest most kids.
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(Release Year: 2008)
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Bride Wars Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Wedding comedy amuses but has inconsistent messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Terrific but intense mix of love, friendship, fear, sorrow.
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(Release Year: 2009)
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Yentl Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Romantic folk tale retold with music and classic Streisand.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1983)
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Joyful Noise Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Uplifting but cliched film has great songs, bland story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Mama, I Want to Sing! Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Preachy musical has few surprises, not enough songs.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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War of the Buttons Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
WWII drama is overly cute but has worthy lessons for tweens.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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The Rabbi's Cat Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Fascinating, clever animated tale not meant for young kids.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Cheerful Weather for the Wedding Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Period drama has simmering conflict, lacks resolution.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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