Posts Tagged ‘children’

West of Memphis

by Patrick Mitchellon August 8, 2013
This, the fourth and final piece of the "West Memphis Three" puzzle, is as inspirational as it is devastating.

They Wore the Red Suit

by Patrick Mitchellon July 18, 2013
A heartwarming, albeit cornball, documentary about the life of the ever-diminishing 12-month Santa.

Friends With Kids

by Lauren Whalenon July 17, 2012
As she did with "Kissing Jessica Stein," Jennifer Westfeldt executes an appealing concept in a less-than-stellar way.


by Patrick Mitchellon May 13, 2012
No, not the George Clooney film. This "Descendents," aka "Solos" (as it's known in its native Chile) is a zombie movie of mediocre proportions.

Week Two TV Contest Results

by Austin Lugaron July 30, 2011
The recommendations continue as Austin finds some new favorites and is allowed to legitimately hate "Jersey Shore."

Jess + Moss

by Joe Sheareron July 12, 2011
A playtime fantasy of 9-year-olds stranded all alone combined with harsh reality, "Jess and Moss" is a wondrous, beautiful film.

Thor: Tales of Asgard

by Austin Lugaron May 15, 2011
In terms of animated DVDs, DC still has the upper hand on Marvel.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Zathura

by Nick Rogerson December 14, 2010
"Zathura" — akin to '80s movies with effects that didn’t come at creativity’s expense — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Rabbit-Proof Fence

by Nick Rogerson August 31, 2010
"Rabbit-Proof Fence" — an historical drama with relentless pacing — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

Why Kids Love Horror

by Sam Watermeieron August 26, 2010
Why do kids love the very bogeymen that hunt them down on the silver screen?