Movie Reviews

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Disney's take on Christmas classic is colorful but intense.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2018)
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Pinocchio (2018) Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Reimagining of classic tale has lots of peril, some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Dance Academy: The Comeback Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Captivating, graceful story of young dancers on the verge.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Polina Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Affecting, intense dance drama has beautiful choreography.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Leap! Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Animated ballet adventure is heartwarming but uneven.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Te Ata Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Underrated cultural hero gets her due in earnest biopic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Step Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Dance gives teen girls focus, power in moving documentary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Maudie Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Strong acting in inspiring biopic of Canadian folk artist.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Gaga: Five Foot Two Movie Poster Image
age 15+
An accessible star comes to life; language, partial nudity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Monkey Business: The Adventures of Curious George's Creators Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Warmhearted docu of monkey's creators; some wartime footage.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Incredible Jessica James Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Crisp, star-driven romcom has sexual content, cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Dirty Dancing (2017) Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Remake can't recapture original magic but still entertains.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Sing Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Musical has great songs, slapstick laughs, mixed messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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High Strung Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Hip-hop and classical artists stop, collaborate, and learn.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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I Know a Man...Ashley Bryan Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Earnest docu about inspiring African American artist.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Imba Means Sing Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Vibrant, uplifting docu about African children's choir.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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A Ballerina's Tale Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Engrossing dance docu introduces powerful role model.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Shake the Dust Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Poignant docu about B-boys and B-girls around the world.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Terrific, heartwarming shorts have something for everyone.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Song of the Sea Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Beautiful Irish tale explores myths, sibling relationship.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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