Movie Reviews

Guava Island Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Glover's short film mixes music, mild violence.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959) Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Old-school take on classic story offers thrills, not gore.
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(Release Year: 1959)
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The Haunted Mansion Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Spooky movie based on Disneyland ride is dreadful.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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Young Sherlock Holmes Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Exquisite idea, mediocre result, but OK for older kids.
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(Release Year: 1985)
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Gremlins Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Comic horror classic is still scary; some profanity.
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(Release Year: 1984)
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Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Teen vampire flick is scarier, edgier than the book series.
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(Release Year: 2009)
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13 Ghosts (1960) Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Cheesy -- and gory -- classic; no young'uns.
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(Release Year: 1960)
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Ace the Case Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Tween detective story is surprisingly violent, dark in tone.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Rear Window Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Hitchcock masterpiece stars peeping Jimmy Stewart.
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(Release Year: 1954)
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A Call to Spy Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Inspirational story of female WWII spies has war violence.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Dial M  for Murder Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Classic Hitchcock thriller is tense but not graphic.
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(Release Year: 1954)
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Paranoia Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Incredibly dumb corporate espionage thriller.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Domestic Disturbance Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Dark, suspenseful thriller has mature themes, profanity.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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Bridge of Spies Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Cold War thriller focuses on tension over action.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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The Shallows Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Blake Lively vs. shark in tense, bloody ocean thriller.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Coin Heist Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Teen heist movie explores ethical dilemmas; some profanity.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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The Circle Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Tech thriller tackles privacy issues but rings false.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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47 Meters Down Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Bloody shark tale is extremely tense, gripping.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Til Death Do Us Part Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Menace, domestic violence in slow thriller/drama.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Murder on the Orient Express Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Colorful, thoughtful, classical mystery has some violence.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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