Movie Reviews

American Renegades Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Military heist movie is violent but breezy, entertaining.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Hate U Give Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful, thought-provoking drama about race, activism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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First Man Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Intimate, serious drama about reluctant space hero.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Johnny English Strikes Again Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Spy comedy misses the mark; loads of action violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Gigantosaurus TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Curious dinosaur pals' adventures are fun for young fans.
Network: Disney Junior
(2019)
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Never Caught, the Story of Ona Judge: George and Martha Washington's Courageous Slave Who Dared to Run Away; Young Readers Edition Book Poster Image
age 9+
Riveting bio is a great resource for teaching about slavery.
By Erica Armstrong Dunbar, Kathleen Van Cleve
(2019)
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Volcanoes 3D: The Fires of Creation Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Nature docu has mild peril, footage of destructive lava.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Resident Evil 2 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Compelling remake of one of the scariest games ever made.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Who Will Write Our History Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Powerful Holocaust docu has disturbing images, stories.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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An Acceptable Loss Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Ambitious but mature, highly flawed political thriller.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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I Hate Kids Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Sexual theme, some swearing in tepid comedy.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Close Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Female-driven action thriller has graphic violence, language
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Canal Street Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Flawed melodrama has teen partying, mild violence.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes Game Poster Image
age 18+
Mature, bloody action game satirizes game culture poorly.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
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Lyrical Letters App Poster Image
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age 8+
Digital keyboard adds musical word puzzle and lots of ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Brushing Hero App Poster Image
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age 3+
Brush teeth, defeat monsters; hero for some, not for all.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown Game Poster Image
age 11+
Take to the skies in challenging, fun aerial combat game.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Unbridled Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Faith-based drama is heartfelt but amateurish, overlong.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Mature doc about outrageous scam is funny, sad, instructive.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Ghost Boys Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Heavy look at long history of whites killing black kids.
By Jewell Parker Rhodes
(2018)
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