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ARTHUR CHRISTMAS Family Movie Review

By Jonathan Decker (Family therapist, film critic) ARTHUR CHRISTMAS REVIEW (GRADE: A-) If given the chance, this latest film from Aardman Studios (Chicken Run, Wallace and Gromit, the underrated Flushed Away) will be a new Christmas classic. Arthur Christmas combines a wicked sense of humor with a warm heart, a balance nicely brought to life by the vocal talents of some of Britain's finest actors. ...[Read More]

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HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF-BLOOD PRINCE Family Movie Review

By Jonathan Decker (Family therapist, film critic) Rent or buy Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince here.  Harry joins Dumbledore in a quest to discover details about Voldemort’s past that could lead to his undoing in the future, all while the teenage trio deal with humorous and heartbreaking relationship woes. This sixth film deftly balances mystery, comedy, and romance for its first two hours, ...[Read More]

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INDIANA JONES AND THE KINGDOM OF THE CRYSTAL SKULL Family Movie Review

By Jonathan Decker (Family therapist, film critic) Rent Kingdom of the Crystal Skull here or buy the series on Bluray and DVD here. Jonathan's note: this film has not aged well for me. This review, written in the fervor of having a new Indy movie, is more favorable than what I would write today. I think Harrison Ford is great in this, but almost everything else in the movie doesn't work for me now ...[Read More]