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pitch perfect 3

PITCH PERFECT 3 Family Movie Review

By Grady Kerr Pitch Perfect 3 picks up a few years after the highs of winning the world championships. (Das Sound Machine was robbed) The Bellas now find themselves split apart and discovering there aren’t many job prospects for making music with your mouth. But when they get the chance to reunite for an overseas USO tour, this group of awesome nerds will come together to make some music, and some ...[Read More]

PARANORMAN Family Movie Review

PARANORMAN Family Movie Review

PARANORMAN REVIEW (GRADE: B+) Earning its place alongside such Halloween-ready classics as The Nightmare Before Christmas, The Corpse Bride, and Coraline, Focus Features’ new animated film ParaNorman boasts incredible design in its characters and locations, stunningly rendered using stop-motion animation. Indeed, it’s one of only a handful of films I’ve seen that is arguably worth seeing in 3D. Th ...[Read More]

WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU’RE EXPECTING Family Movie Review

WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU’RE EXPECTING Family Movie Review

By Jonathan Decker (Family therapist, film critic) REVIEW (GRADE: C+) Like Valentine's Day, He's Just Not That Into You, and New Year's Eve before it, What to Expect When You're Expecting combines a relatable premise with beautiful celebrities and expects that to be enough to carry a film. As is always the case with this growing mini-genre, the characters are loosely interconnected, with some of t ...[Read More]

scott pilgrim

SCOTT PILGRIM vs. THE WORLD Family Movie Review

By Jonathan Decker (Family therapist, film critic) WHAT'S SCOTT PILGRIM VS. THE WORLD ABOUT? A geek must battle his girlfriend's exes for her heart. Literally battles them. IS IT ANY GOOD? (GRADE: B) Director Edgar Wright has directed and co-written two of my all-time favorite comedies, Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz. The appeal of his work lies in both the originality of his direction (even the f ...[Read More]