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) Review of The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2
Finally! ‘The Twilight Saga’ comes to an end with ‘Breaking Dawn – Part 2.’ Don’t worry, this finale is just as badly written, frustratingly acted, and ultimately dangerous to young girls as you’ve come to expect from the films based on Stephenie Meyer’s books… Read more
2) Review of Anna Karenina
‘Anna Karenina’ is one of Russian literature’s most tortured women, tied in a marriage to a man she doesn’t love and in an affair with a man she can’t have. Director Joe Wright has created a visually beautiful film with strong performances, but his streamlining of the material robs it of its emotional impact…Read more
3) Review of Silver Linings Playbook
Silver Linings Playbook’ is not a movie with pleasant language, and its discussions of sexuality are prevalent and sometimes over-the-top. But the movie is imbued with a strong sense of the importance of family and the need to find and accept oneself, and with especially strong performances from Jennifer Lawrence and Robert De Niro, ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ should be a first-round pick… Read more