Movie Reviews

The House with a Clock in Its Walls Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Eli Roth's tween-friendly spookfest has jump-worthy scenes.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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God Bless the Broken Road Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Heavy themes, war violence in keep-the-faith drama.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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A.X.L. Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Pro-STEM twist in often violent sci-fi boy-and-"dog" tale.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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In My Dreams Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Sweet, if unsurprising, romance is OK for older tweens.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Isle of Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Wondrous, bittersweet, funny, edgy animated canine story.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Three Identical Strangers Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Incredible family story raises big questions in complex doc.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Uncle Drew Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Amusing street-ball comedy has a few racy jokes, language.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Wonderstruck Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Thoughtful, arty take on excellent Selznick novel.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Going for Gold Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Predictable underdog cheerleading tale set in Australia.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Please Stand By Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Well-performed dramedy about fangirl with autism.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Heartbeats Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Great dance scenes perk up so-so cross-cultural romance.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Dolores Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Activist combats racism, sexism, and powerful enemies.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Star-studded reboot is charming; some iffy stuff.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Justice League Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
All-star superhero adventure is uneven but entertaining.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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The Breadwinner Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Powerful, intense animated tale of life under Taliban rule.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Red Dog: True Blue Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Coming-of-age tale has mild action and peril.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Bilal: A New Breed of Hero Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Powerful but violent story of slave's battle for freedom.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Victoria and Abdul Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Dench is fabulous in fascinating but underdeveloped story.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Alternate Universe: A Rescue Mission Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Well-intentioned teen time travel tale has mild suspense.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Christmas Inheritance Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Generic Christmas romance holds no surprises.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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