Movie Reviews

Love & Friendship Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Wickedly funny adaptation based on Austen novella.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
The Choice Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Womanizer trades up for true love in Nicholas Sparks weepie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
The Longest Ride Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 14+
Formulaic but still romantic Sparks adaptation gets steamy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Love, Rosie Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Predictable romance has teen sex, drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
The Best of Me Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Weepy Nicholas Sparks melodrama is cliché-ridden, violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Mudbloods Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 13+
Underdogs rule in real-life Quidditch docu; some profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
The Fault in Our Stars Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Heartbreaking love story is a must-see for fans of the book.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Austenland Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 12+
Frothy, teen-friendly romcom skims surface but is still fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Unstoppable (2013) Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 13+
Faith-based docu is mainly a sermon on suffering, pain.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
The Spectacular Now Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Poignant teen drama doesn't shy away from alcohol or sex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Safe Haven Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 14+
Predictable romantic drama deals with pretty heavy themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
The Lucky One Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 14+
Sweet but formulaic love story OK for teen romantics.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Whisper of the Heart Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Sweet, romantic coming-of-age anime with strong role models.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
Pride & Prejudice Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 11+
Gorgeous Jane Austen adaptation has timeless appeal.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Sense and Sensibility Movie Poster Image
age 11+
A lush and witty adaptation of Jane Austen's novel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
Much Ado About Nothing Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Very accessible, jubilant Shakespeare with brief bawdiness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
A Walk to Remember Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 9+
Too-syrupy re-tread of Love Story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
Love Story Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 13+
Mega-hit of the 1970s isn't as powerful today.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1970)
Mansfield Park Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 13+
Wonderful book adaptation with strong female protagonist.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
Emma Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 11+
Perfect for warmhearted family entertainment.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1996)