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AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR Family Movie Review

AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR Family Movie Review

By Jonathan Decker (Clinical Director, LMFT) WHAT’S AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR ABOUT? The Avengers team up with the Guardians of the Galaxy to battle Thanos and his quest to balance the universe through genocide. IS IT ANY GOOD? (GRADE: A-) Manage your expectations. Not about the film’s quality, mind you; it’s very good. In fact, given the sheer number of characters to juggle, itR ...[Read More]

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GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 Family Movie Review

By Jonathan Decker (Family therapist, film critic) WHAT’S GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 ABOUT? Marvel’s intergalactic antiheroes battle new enemies (and old) when a being (Kurt Russell) introduces himself as Peter’s father.  IS IT ANY GOOD? (GRADE: A-) Everything a sequel should be, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 builds on narrative threads and themes from the first film in sati ...[Read More]

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LIMITLESS Family Movie Review

By Jonathan Decker (Family therapist, film critic) I once read someone’s take on The Dark Knight, describing it as a disgusting film; I thought, on the other hand, that it was a brilliant and ultimately uplifting film about the importance of not making moral compromises and not backing down in the face of overwhelming evil. We saw the same film, but had a completely different experience from ...[Read More]

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THE A-TEAM Family Movie Review

By Jonathan Decker (Family therapist, film critic) WHAT’S THE A-TEAM ABOUT? Based on the hit 80’s TV show of the same name, The A-Team finds a group of top-notch mercenaries working to clear their name from a wrongful charge and bring down the corrupt spies and military officials who put them in prison. IS IT ANY GOOD? (GRADE: C) This is a film that had true potential: the casting is s ...[Read More]