Movie Reviews

The Man Who Knew Infinity Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Compelling story, but WWI-era math biopic needs more zest.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
The Huntsman: Winter's War Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Messy, violent Snow White sequel wastes its great actors.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
A Hologram for the King Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Book-based Hanks drama has drinking, sex; lacks a point.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Monster Hunt Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Chinese fantasy mega-hit has lots of martial-arts action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Peter: The Redemption Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Violent biblical story defeated by weak production.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
High-Rise Movie Poster Image
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age 18+
Tons of sex and violence in unpleasant Ballard adaptation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
The Divergent Series: Allegiant Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Mediocre third installment still violent; strays from book.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Joseph & Mary Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Clunky, poorly made Bible story is violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
The Family Fang Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Compelling, mature dramedy about family dysfunction.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
The Sound and the Fury Movie Poster Image
age 16+
James Franco's messy Faulkner adaptation has mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Tom and Jerry: Back to Oz Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Engaging musical comedy has action-packed slapstick.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
American Girl: Lea to the Rescue Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Action-packed jungle mystery has suspense, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
When Calls the Heart: Heart of a Hero Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Historical drama has earnest stories, heartfelt values.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
 
The Boy and the Beast Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Surprisingly touching coming-of-age adventure has heart.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Gods of Egypt Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Cheesy spectacle isn't just bad but also violent and racy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Movie Poster Image
age 14+
A good Jane Austen movie, but a poor zombie movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
The 5th Wave Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Disappointing adaptation has violence, some romance.
On DVD/Streaming
(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 Von Trapp Family: A Life of Music Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Classic tale from daughter's viewpoint; some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Hero Quest Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Boy's animated odyssey has lots of action, suspense, scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)

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