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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
51% The Lego Ninjago Movie (2017) It's light on its feet and totally confident about what it is and what it isn't. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Sep 23, 2017
68% Annabelle: Creation (2017) A darn scary entry in this series, folks, and it's really quite relentless once it gets past its slow-burn first half. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Scary Stuff, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2017
10% The Emoji Movie (2017) The main problem with "The Emoji Movie" is how confused it is about what audience to appeal to. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Crude Humor, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Aug 4, 2017
89% Girls Trip (2017) "Girls Trip" is the funniest movie of its kind since "Bridesmaids." (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Nudity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jul 21, 2017
46% Rough Night (2017) I've certainly seen worse in this genre. I really do think all concerned were just one or two more rewrites from being a good comedy, and that's a shame. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jun 16, 2017
87% Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (Captain Underpants) (2017) There is a lot here to entertain the kids without talking down to them or corrupting them. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Crude Humor, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jun 2, 2017
28% King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword (2017) One of those examples of a movie that gets so much right -- and what it gets right is SO good -- that many people will forgive its goofy flaws. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted May 12, 2017
87% The Lost City of Z (2017) Expertly moves from high-class costume drama to jungle adventure trekking to grim war film. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Nudity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2017
26% Unforgettable (2017) It's almost COMPLETELY forgettable! (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Nudity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
66% Free Fire (2017) As the film went on and the shootouts became more repetitious, I found myself caring less and less. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
85% Disneynature Born In China (2017) A beautifully photographed doc that does its G-rated job -- of getting parents and their kids to give a darn about nature -- efficiently and effectively. (Full Content Review for Parents - Intense Scenes, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
44% Ghost in the Shell (2017) To this non-fan, what did I think of it? Eh, it's not much of a film. But it's a pretty darn good trailer for "Blade Runner 2049" coming to theaters this October. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Nudity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 31, 2017
67% Life (2017) Yes, "Life" is different from "Alien" in a few key ways. Enough, in fact, to give the film a mild recommendation. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 24, 2017
27% Fist Fight (2017) The film has a confidence about it that I quite liked, and it's populated with gifted comic performers who are given some legitimately funny scenes. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2017
10% Fifty Shades Darker (2017) My high school years felt shorter than sitting through "Fifty Shades Darker." Sweet Caviezel! How did they make a movie about kinky sex so limp, dull, and boring? (Full Content Review for Parents - Nudity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Feb 10, 2017
34% Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2017) This has to be the "Final Chapter," right? Right?! Don't let it mutate. Don't let it spread. Don't let it fester, re-animate, and come back to life, Hollywood! (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jan 27, 2017
24% The Bye Bye Man (2017) It's just a goofy, not very well thought-out concept. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jan 13, 2017
18% Assassin's Creed (2016) This is a leaden bore that you'll want to call "Game over!" on long before the end credits roll. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2016
40% Office Christmas Party (2016) There are some laughs here, but not nearly enough to make this worth paying to see. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Nudity, Sex, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2016
23% Bad Santa 2 (2016) If you like good bawdy humor, are not easily offended, and are a fan of the first "Bad Santa," this is a worthy follow-up. (Full Content Review for Parents - Sex, Nudity, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Nov 25, 2016
90% Doctor Strange (2016) Benedict Cumberbatch stars as the title character here, and it's a masterstroke of casting. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Nov 11, 2016
94% Arrival (2016) The movie engaged my brain. But it didn't capture my heart or stir my soul. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Nov 11, 2016
49% Almost Christmas (2016) I am giving this a mild recommend for those looking for a new flick to get them into the early holiday spirit. (Full Content Review for Parents - Sexual Content, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Nov 11, 2016
37% Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016) All concerned just look like they are going through the motions.(Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Oct 21, 2016
31% Mechanic: Resurrection (2016) The amount of idiocy and ineptitude on display throughout this sequel is absolutely astounding. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Sexual Content, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2016
82% Sausage Party (2016) If you like ribald humor, there are some belly laughs here & more than a few instances where the audience almost chants in unison "Oh that.. is...SO wrong!"(Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Sexual Content, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2016
12% Nine Lives (2016) The film is dull, inert, and has maybe two laughs in the entire 86-minute running time. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Crude Humor, etc. - Also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2016
59% Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016) This effort is just too lazy to recommend other than to the hard-core fan. It's absolutely not fabulous for everyone else. (Full Content Review for Parents - Sexual Content, Profanity, Drug Use, etc. - Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jul 22, 2016
68% Swiss Army Man (2016) You either go with this film or you don't. I tried, folks. I tried really hard. (Full Content Review for Parents - Sexual Content, Profanity, etc. - Also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jul 1, 2016
57% Me Before You (2016) A good-cry, bring-your-own-Kleenex romantic melodrama with appealing leads, great locations, and handsome production values. (Full Content Review for Parents - Sexual Content, Profanity, etc. - Also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2016
77% Keanu (2016) While "Keanu" does have some very funny sequences, I am so very sorry to report that, overall, this is a misfire. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Sex, Profanity, etc. - Also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 29, 2016
90% Barbershop: The Next Cut (2016) The film contains all of the funny byplay, dust-ups, and he-said/she-said back-and-forths of the first two films. (Full Content Review for Parents - Sexual Content, Profanity, etc. - Also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2016
43% Miracles from Heaven (2016) This is the best of the recent slate of faith-based movies to hit cinemas. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Unsettling Material, etc. - Also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2016
27% The Perfect Match (2016) I really wish the film had seduced me. But I was the one who left the theater untamed. (Full Content Review for Parents - Sex, Profanity, etc. - Also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 11, 2016
15% Gods Of Egypt (2016) An assault on all that is holy to anyone who loves film. (Full Content Review for Parents - Sex, Violence, Profanity, etc. - Also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2016
48% How To Be Single (2016) It's too uneven for me to recommend. But, man, there is some good stuff here that I didn't expect that I wish had been saved for another better movie. (Full Content Review for Parents - Sex, Profanity, etc. - Also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2016
87% Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016) Perfectly solid, diverting family entertainment with well-drawn characters, involving action, and some nice messages. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Scary Scenes, etc. - Also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2016
11% Dirty Grandpa (2016) One of the worst, most disheartening times I have had in a movie theater. (Full Content Review for Parents - Sex, Nudity, Violence, Profanity, etc. - Also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2016
14% Ride Along 2 (2016) It doesn't help that the two are plugged into a by-the-numbers crime plot that plays like a fifth-season "Miami Vice" episode. (Full Content Review for Parents - Sex, Violence, Profanity, etc. - Also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2016
65% Krampus (2015) The film mixes in some pretty good jump scares with dark comedy and lets its surprisingly good cast do much of the heavy lifting. (Full Content Review - Sex, Violence, Profanity, etc. - for Parents also available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 2015
77% The Good Dinosaur (2015) Is it a good movie? Meh, no I can't quite go that far. It's just ... OK. For a lesser animation house, that might be a triumph. But for Pixar? That's unacceptable. (Full Content Review - Violence, etc. - for Parents also available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Nov 25, 2015
65% The Night Before (2015) I laughed hard and often and even admired the honest, melancholy undertones running throughout. (Full Content Review - Sex, Violence, Profanity, etc. - for Parents also available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2015
18% Love the Coopers (2015) I am all for happy endings, especially in Christmas movies. But I'm also for stories and characters staying true to themselves. (Full Content Review - Sex, Violence, Profanity, etc. - for Parents also available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2015
45% Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015) Paced well and ultimately delivers for those who like their yucks served up with plenty of yuks a la "Zombieland" and the "Evil Dead" movies. (Full Content Review - Sex, Violence, Profanity, etc. - for Parents also available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2015
14% Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (2015) The film doesn't build tension. It just repeats the same beats over and over again. (Full Content Review - Sex, Violence, Profanity, etc. - for Parents also available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Oct 23, 2015
16% The Last Witch Hunter (2015) One of those flicks that if I wasn't called upon to take extensive notes on it for Screen It, I might very well have nodded off. (Full Content Review - Sex, Violence, Profanity, etc. - for Parents also available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Oct 23, 2015
76% Goosebumps (2015) It's done so very cleverly, very lovingly, and very effectively. I was thoroughly entertained. (Full Content Review - Sex, Violence, Profanity, etc. - for Parents also available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Oct 16, 2015
27% Pan (2015) It's all surface thrills and computer-generated spectacle. What's missing is the magic, and that's a shame. (Full Content Review - Sex, Violence, Profanity, etc. - for Parents also available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2015
72% He Named Me Malala (2015) A respectful, exceedingly professional work that feels like an assignment to get through. This is a real disappointment. (Full Content Review - Violence, etc. - for Parents also available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2015
92% 99 Homes (2015) A solid movie with two terrific lead performances. (Full Content Review - Sex, Violence, Profanity, etc. - for Parents available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2015