Movie Reviews

Endgame Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring, if cheesy, story about chess has tragic moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Race Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Fine performances propel well-intentioned Owens biopic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
My All American Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Heartfelt (if bland) football biopic is great for game fans.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
 
The 33 Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Gripping, intense true ordeal of trapped Chilean miners.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Walt Before Mickey Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Watered-down "young Disney" biopic is too bland to appeal.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Chloe & Theo Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Drama with positive but trite messages about the environment
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
 
Paper Planes Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Thoughtful, inspired look at grief soars.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
 
McFarland, USA Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Poignant story about Latino runners a winner for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
 
Selma Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Outstanding drama about MLK's fight for equal rights.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
 
The Book of Negroes Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Riveting slavery epic is artful, sobering, and inspiring.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
 
The Theory of Everything Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Hawking's brilliant mind comes to life in thoughtful drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Pass the Light Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Faith-based film has worthwhile message about tolerance.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2015)
23 Blast Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Inspiring true-life tale about blind football player.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
The Wind Rises Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Lovely, contemplative tale of famed aeronautical engineer.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Musical Chairs Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Injured dancer learns new moves in inspiring, trite tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
The Normal Heart Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Raw look at HIV/AIDS fight is hard to watch -- but worth it.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
In the Name of God Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Faith-based messages instruct more than entertain.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Cesar Chavez Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Plodding labor leader biopic shows protests, beatings.​
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Son of God Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Bland retelling of Jesus' ministry can be very violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Snake & Mongoose Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Enjoyable drag racing movie has smoking, mild profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)

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