Movie Reviews

 
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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She Said TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Comedians discuss women's issues in a frank (and funny) way.
Network: Smart Girls
(2015)
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Baseball and the Ballerina Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Sweet, slow-moving father-daughter tale has mild swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Maiden Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Poignant, thrilling tale of groundbreaking female sailors.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Family Ties TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Classic 1980s sitcom's messages still ring true today.
Network: Syndicated, Discovery Family Channel
(1982)
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All About the Washingtons TV Poster Image
age 11+
Rev Run returns with positive, if clichéd, sitcom.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Star-studded reboot is charming; some iffy stuff.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Jumanji: The Next Level Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Charming sequel offers generational humor but can get dark.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Raising Dion TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Supervillain violence, bullying in excellent family drama.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Home Before Dark TV Poster Image
age 11+
Kid lead is fabulous in intense mystery for tweens and up.
Network: Apple TV+
(2020)
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MacGyver TV Poster Image
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age 11+
80s action hero relies on smarts, not violence.
Network: Syndicated, TV Land
(1985)
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The Fight Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Compelling documentary about the ACLU and its attorneys.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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I, Pastafari: A Flying Spaghetti Monster Story Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Irreverent docu challenges religion; violent news clips.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Girl Starter TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Empowering start-up reality fun for future entrepreneurs.
Network: Discovery Family Channel, TLC
(2017)
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Coded Bias Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Must-see docu about tech bias has some strong language.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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Kramer vs. Kramer Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Sensitive, truthful look at the breakup of a family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1979)
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Murphy's Romance Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Winning, sweet-natured '80s romcom has profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1985)
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3 Generations Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Performances stand out in earnest drama about trans teen.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Columbus Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Quiet, talky character drama has exceptional performances.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Katy Perry: Will You Be My Witness? Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Perry uses her celebrity to explore big ideas in docu.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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