Movie Reviews

 
Arrival Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Great, deeply thoughtful, compassionate sci-fi tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance TV Poster Image
age 11+
Prequel saga is tense, violent, and a visual masterpiece.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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The Grizzlies Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Powerful Canadian sports drama promotes understanding.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Small Axe TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Miniseries celebrates Black British culture; adult themes.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2020)
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Stray Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Street dog docu promotes empathy; some strong language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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One Night in Miami Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Powerful play-based drama focuses on iconic Black leaders.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Hamilton Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Filmed Broadway smash has mature content, positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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In the Heights Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Joyous, touching musical has some innuendo, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Nomadland Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Poignant, beautifully performed drama has mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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The Falcon and the Winter Soldier TV Poster Image
age 11+
Fan-pleasing superhero series has violence, some language.
Network: Disney+
(2021)
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Liyana Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring, unique film tells two stories of perseverance.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Ted Lasso TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Funny, feel-good sports series has some strong language.
Network: Apple TV+
(2020)
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Through Our Eyes TV Poster Image
age 11+
Touching, tough stories are told from kids' perspectives.
Network: HBO Max
(2021)
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The Rescue Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring, gripping doc full of real-life lessons; language.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2021)
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The Book of Negroes Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Riveting slavery epic is artful, sobering, and inspiring.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Mask You Live In Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Moving documentary examines what it means to be a man.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Mr. Holmes Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Smart, literate, low-key drama about memory and stories.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Boy and the Beast Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Surprisingly touching coming-of-age adventure has heart.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Epic but violent adventure offers diversity, role models.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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My Life as a Zucchini Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Animated drama about orphan is touching, unforgettable.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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