Fantasy/Sci-fi

planet of the apes

WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES Family Movie Review

By Jonathan Decker (Family therapist, film critic) WHAT’S WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES ABOUT? After a human-engineered virus wipes out millions of people and makes apes super-intelligent, desperate soldiers rage war on peaceful primates who just want to be left alone. (You can pre-order the film and the trilogy box set now). IS IT ANY GOOD? (GRADE: A) Making a compelling argument that what story ...[Read More]

TRANFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT Family Movie Review

TRANFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT Family Movie Review

By Thomas Olsen Rent or buy Transformers: The Last Knight here.  WHAT’S IT ABOUT? Autobots and Decepticons are once again trying to make Earth their home, this time by merging their world with ours (I think that’s what it was about?).  IS IT ANY GOOD? (GRADE: D)  Over the years I have given the Transformers films a pass. I know they aren’t great movies but I always came out of them finding a ...[Read More]

dead men tell no tales

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES Family Movie Review

By Jonathan Decker (Family therapist, film critic) Rent Pirates of the Caribbean: Dean Men Tell No Tales here or buy it from our store! WHAT’S PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES ABOUT? Captain Jack Sparrow seeks the trident of Poseidon to keep a pirate-hunting ghost at bay. This is being marketed as the “final adventure.” IS IT ANY GOOD? (GRADE: B-) There’s ba ...[Read More]