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 Epic
The latest children’s animated film ‘Epic’ clearly, and desperately, wants to be exactly the kind of movie its name suggests. But the plot feels so uncreative and familiar, and the animation so uneven, and the narrative so expected, that ‘Epic’ doesn’t really feel very monumentous at all....Read More
2) Family Review of Fast & Furious 6
Could the ‘Fast and Furious’ series be the most fulfilling for fans of any franchise, anywhere? ‘Fast & Furious 6’ knows exactly what its audiences want and gives it to them, in a way that is well-written and consistent within its own universe. Who knew something so objectively ridiculous could be this ridiculously good?...Read More
3) Family Review of The Hangover 3
Proving that not all things get better with time is ‘The Hangover 3,’ which used to be a pretty hilarious film franchise for adults and is now just a film franchise for adults—drop any positive adjectives from that descriptor. It’s good that ‘The Hangover 3’ is being advertised as ‘the end,’ because after this overwhelming disappointment, who would want more?.…Read More