Movie Reviews

A Night to Remember Movie Poster Image
age 10+
1950s British take on Titanic tragedy is a masterpiece.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1958)
Roots Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Classic miniseries is essential viewing for mature teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1977)
Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Too scary for younger fans of the popular books.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Terrific but intense mix of love, friendship, fear, sorrow.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
The Reluctant Dragon Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Excellent glimpse into how animation was made in the '40s.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1941)
Mutiny on the Bounty Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Brando's brilliant if lengthy version of classic story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1962)
The Ten Commandments Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Stirring, even if it's as much showbiz as Bible.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1956)
Ben-Hur Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
1959 biblical epic has fierce blood-spilling, cruelty.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1959)
Zurdo Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Excellent Mexican fantasy with some disturbing violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Fantastic, but kids are older, themes are darker.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding, but much violence and scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
Millennium Actress Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Arty Japanese animated drama is too complex for little ones.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding adventure, but very violent battle scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Action- and creature-packed Potter sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Fabulous, but also violent and scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Movie Poster Image
age 7+
First Potter movie is a magical ride but also intense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
To Kill a Mockingbird Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Masterpiece with crucial lessons about prejudice.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1962)
The Bridge on the River Kwai Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Epic of WWII honor and sacrifice gone haywire.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1957)
Tom Thumb Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Fun musical adventure for the family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1958)
Lawrence of Arabia Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Mature teens will appreciate this gripping epic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1962)

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