Parent movie reviews for movies released April 12, 2013

42 ChesapeakeFamilyMovieReview

Our parent movie reviews let you know which new releases to take your kids to and which ones you may want to hold off on.

 1) Family Review of 42

42 ChesapeakeFamilyMovieReviewRating: PG-13

’42,’ the first major film about baseball legend Jackie Robinson, of course looks at the pervasive, ugly racism that defined not only professional baseball but the United States as a whole back in the 1940s. It’s important in that way all biopics are, but the film suffers from a limited perspective that doesn’t do enough to demonstrate who Robinson really was..Read More





2) Family Review of Silver Circle

SilverCircle ChesapeakeFamilyMovieReviewRating: PG-13

Movies have agendas all the time—documentaries especially, like ‘How to Survive a Plague,’ often have some serious stakes at play. ‘Silver Circle’ is a kind of far-right experiment, decrying the federal government and the Federal Reserve, but simplistic politics and a poor animating style make it practically insufferable....Read More






3) Family Review of Scary Movie V

ScaryMovieV ChesapeakeFamilyMovieReviewRating: PG-13

Who is still paying money for the ‘Scary Movie’ franchise? Because, as evidenced by ‘Scary Movie V,’ clearly you’re making terrible life-choices…Read More