Movie Reviews

Batman Ninja Movie Poster Image
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Anime Batman time-travels to ancient Japan; lots of action.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Fascinating story undercut by wordy, bland filmmaking.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Viceroy's House Movie Poster Image
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Turbulent division of India seen by both Brits and Indians.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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A Quiet Passion Movie Poster Image
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Poet Emily Dickinson is focus of thoughtful, serious biopic.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Elian Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Detailed look at complex politics surrounding 2000 event.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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A United Kingdom Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Beautiful but slightly flat drama about powerful love story.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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The Great Wall Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Action fantasy based on Chinese myths falls short.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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MARS Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Outstanding Mars mission series has suspenseful moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Loving Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Moving drama about interracial couple's historic fight.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Man Who Knew Infinity Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Compelling story, but WWI-era math biopic needs more zest.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Requiem for the American Dream Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Noam Chomsky's theories of inequality are important but dry.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Race Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Fine performances propel well-intentioned Owens biopic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Finest Hours Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Death-defying rescue comes alive in intense drama.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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The Walk Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Terrific, heart-pounding, gravity-defying true story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Marie's Story Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Inspirational subtitled film is emotionally intense.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Faith of Our Fathers Movie Poster Image
age 12+
War drama has combat scenes, heavy-handed message.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Woman in Gold Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Helen Mirren is best part of fact-based historical drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Against the Sun Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Teamwork and hope in intense WWII lifeboat drama.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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The Better Angels Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Contemplative but pretentious drama about Lincoln's boyhood.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Cantinflas Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Showbiz tale about legendary Mexican actor is mostly tame.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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