Movie Reviews

The Man Who Knew Infinity Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Compelling story, but WWI-era math biopic needs more zest.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Requiem for the American Dream Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Noam Chomsky's theories of inequality are important but dry.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Race Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Fine performances propel well-intentioned Owens biopic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
The Finest Hours Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Death-defying rescue comes alive in intense drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
The Walk Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Terrific, heart-pounding, gravity-defying true story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Marie's Story Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Inspirational subtitled film is emotionally intense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Faith of Our Fathers Movie Poster Image
age 12+
War drama has combat scenes, heavy-handed message.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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)
Against the Sun Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Teamwork and hope in intense WWII lifeboat drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
The Better Angels Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Contemplative but pretentious drama about Lincoln's boyhood.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Cantinflas Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Showbiz tale about legendary Mexican actor is mostly tame.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Food Chains Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Thought-provoking docu stresses economics of Big Grocery.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Dancing in Jaffa Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Uplifting docu promotes religious tolerance via dance.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Honor Flight Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Moving docu about WWII veterans is emotionally intense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Copperhead Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Civil War drama may raise questions about history.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
The Watsons Go to Birmingham Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Warm family drama brings the civil rights movement to life.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
The March Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Docu traces crucial moment in U.S. civil rights history.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
The Rabbi's Cat Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Fascinating, clever animated tale not meant for young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Mankind: The Story of All of Us Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Human species series is informative, dramatic, violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
The Dust Bowl Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Powerful, disturbing tour through environmental devastation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)

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