Movie Reviews

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Talented cast can't save tired, action-heavy franchise.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Marvel's Hulk: Where Monsters Dwell Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Cartoon violence and demonic imagery in subpar feature.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Captain Phillips Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Nail-biting story of ship hijacking is fabulous but intense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The Adventures of Tintin Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Whirlwind animated adventure is a visual treat for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Hanna's Gold Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Teen treasure hunt shows drinking with consequences.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Into the Blue 2: The Reef Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Gratuitous sex and violence in dumb beach sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Shipwrecked Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
An exciting adventure, and a lot of fun to watch.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1991)
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R.L. Stine's Haunting Hour: Don't Think About It Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Tween-friendly, ad-happy Halloween fright fest.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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Porco Rosso Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Lesser known Miyazaki with heavy themes, cartoon violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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The Lost Treasure of Sawtooth Island Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Low-budget family adventure has peril, mild scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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Swiss Family Robinson Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Good intro to older movies for kids; watch for stereotypes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1960)
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The Goonies Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Classic '80s adventure has lots of swearing, some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1985)
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