Common Sense Media

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Rating Title/Year Author
4/5 Terra Willy (2019) Tom Cassidy Animated alien adventure has learning, empathy, teamwork. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
2/5 After We Collided (2020) Jennifer Green Sequel has sex, partying, language, addiction, and fighting. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
3/5 Cadaver (2020) Barbara Shulgasser Ghoulish horror movie has graphic violence, gore. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
2/5 The Binding (2020) Barbara Shulgasser Italian horror movie about evil spirits; violence, cursing. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
2/5 The Amityville Harvest (2020) Brian Costello Graphic violence, language in cheesy horror movie. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
3/5 Rebecca (2020) Jennifer Green Psychological thriller runs long, falls short of Hitchcock. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
2/5 Evil Eye (2020) Barbara Shulgasser Horror tale about curse from the past; language, violence. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
4/5 Clouds (2020) Jennifer Green Heartbreaking but uplifting true story tackles loss, pain. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
3/5 Vampires vs. The Bronx (2019) Barbara Shulgasser Teens protect their neighborhood; violence, language. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
4/5 The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020) Jennifer Green Courtroom drama has relevant political messages, violence. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
3/5 A Babysitter's Guide to Monster Hunting (2020) Jennifer Green Fantasy violence, brave teens in book-based monster tale. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
3/5 BLACKPINK: Light Up the Sky (2020) Jennifer Green Compelling docu reveals human side of K-pop phenomenon EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
3/5 Alone (2020) Brian Costello Timely zombie horror movie has violence, cursing. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
3/5 The Doorman (2020) Brian Costello Solid action movie has violence, teen marijuana use. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
1/5 All Because of You (2020) Barbara Shulgasser Dreadful subtitled romcom has some violence. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
4/5 The Forty-Year-Old Version (2020) Barbara Shulgasser Black playwright strives to be true to herself; language. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
4/5 Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020) Brian Costello Crass sexual content throughout brilliant, timely satire. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
4/5 How to Fix a Primary (2020) Brian Costello Timely docu on an upstart election; some language. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
4/5 Roald Dahl's The Witches (2020) Sandie Angulo Chen Campy but creepy Dahl adaptation has lots of spooky stuff. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
3/5 The Place of No Words (2019) Sandie Angulo Chen Dreamlike father-son drama deals with death and dying. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
4/5 Radium Girls (2018) Tara McNamara Inspiring real-life labor drama has intense moments. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
2/5 Friendsgiving (2020) Tara McNamara Raunchy Thanksgiving comedy is a turkey; drinking, language. EDIT
Posted Oct 27, 2020
3/5 Synchronic (2019) Jeffrey M. Anderson This sci-fi movie is arguably more of a chase movie than anything with deep themes, but it still nicely balances a nifty idea with surprising FX, strong characters, and classical suspense. EDIT
Posted Oct 24, 2020
4/5 Charm City Kings (2020) Lynnette Nicholas Powerful drama highlights the power of choices; violence. EDIT
Posted Oct 23, 2020
4/5 Fly Like a Girl (2019) Sandie Angulo Chen Inspiring documentary about pioneering women pilots. EDIT
Posted Oct 23, 2020
4/5 Belly of the Beast (2020) Tara McNamara Mature themes, strong language in prison eugenics docu. EDIT
Posted Oct 23, 2020
4/5 Love and Monsters (2020) Sandie Angulo Chen Charming post-apocalyptic adventure is filled with suspense. EDIT
Posted Oct 23, 2020
4/5 The Kid Detective (2020) Tara McNamara Dark whodunit comedy has a message; also drinking, drugs. EDIT
Posted Oct 23, 2020
3/5 She Is the Ocean (2018) Tara McNamara Girl-power docu offers soothing assurance and eco plea. EDIT
Posted Oct 23, 2020
4/5 Over the Moon (2020) Jennifer Green Dreamy, China-set musical fairy tale has positive lessons. EDIT
Posted Oct 20, 2020
3/5 The Opening Act (2020) Jeffrey M. Anderson This indie drama features several comedians in roles of all kinds, but, oddly, it has very few laughs; still, it works in its own quiet way. with touching characters and a fascinating setting. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
2/5 The Devil Has a Name (2020) Jeffrey M. Anderson This whistleblower drama, with its odd touches of comedy and noir, certainly has its heart in the right place, but the story is frustratingly, awkwardly told and it ultimately amounts to very little. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
3/5 Honest Thief (2020) Jeffrey M. Anderson Simple and effective, this action/revenge movie races along on the most basic, primal emotions, and, thanks to the unpretentious performances, is so "honest" that it's easy to forgive its silliness. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
3/5 The Ultimate Christmas Present (2000) Kat Halstead Unassuming Christmas comedy is fun for all the family. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
2/5 Residue (2020) Alistair Lawrence Drama about impact of gentrification falls short; language. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
4/5 Martin Eden (2019) Stefan Pape Historical romantic drama explores class structure in Italy. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
4/5 White Riot (2019) Alistair Lawrence Docu about British bands' fight against racism has swearing. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
3/5 The More You Ignore Me (2018) Kat Halstead Warm British comedy deals with mental health, adult themes. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
3/5 Black Box (2020) Andrea Beach Compelling horror/thriller has disturbing images, violence. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
2/5 Seized (2020) Brian Costello Nonstop violence, some nudity in cookie-cutter action movie. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
1/5 Welcome to Sudden Death (2020) Brian Costello Constant violence, some language in terrible action movie. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
3/5 Ben 10 vs. The Universe: The Movie (2020) Brian Costello TV-based movie has extended fight scenes, lots of peril. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
3/5 Lingua Franca (2019) Barbara Shulgasser Drama about undocumented woman has language, nudity. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
2/5 Hubie Halloween (2020) Jennifer Green Crass, mean-spirited Halloween tale has cursing, bullying. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
2/5 American Pie Presents: Girls' Rules (2020) Jennifer Green Explicit sex, language, parties in female-led franchise film EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
3/5 Small Group (2018) Brian Costello Some violence, drinking in thoughtful faith-based drama. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
2/5 Henchmen (2018) Jennifer Green Animated supervillain tale has lots of violence, potty humor EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
2/5 Books of Blood (2020) Brian Costello Blood, gore, suicide in Clive Barker horror stories. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
3/5 The Lie (2018) Brian Costello Some violence, language in compelling thriller-drama. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
3/5 The Wall of Mexico (2019) Jeffrey M. Anderson This unusual political allegory comes off a little heavy-handed and obvious, but the lush, honeyed cinematography balances the mood, and it emerges as an interesting, somewhat timely curiosity. EDIT
Posted Oct 14, 2020