Category Archives: Rated PG-13

Vantage Point (2008) Rated PG-13

 An attempted assassination of the U.S. President told from different vantage points. Starring Dennis Quaid, Matthew Fox, and Forest Whitaker. This film portrays different vantage points while telling the story of how an event happened. It constantly rewinds the story … Continue reading

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Ghostbusters (2016) Rated PG-13

When a ghost infestation comes to Manhattan, a group of women bands together in order to stop the threat. Starring Zach Woods, Kristen Wiig, and Ed Begley Jr. This is the female version of Ghostbusters, and we don’t need a … Continue reading

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The Magnificent Seven (2016) Rated PG-13

A widow brings together a variety of gunmen in order to avenge her husband’s death. Starring Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, and Ethan Hawke.  This film is a remake of the 1960 film and the 1954 film Seven Samurai. While both … Continue reading

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All the King’s Men (2006) Rated PG-13

Based on the Robert Penn Warren novel, this film follows the life of a political populist. Starring Sean Penn, Jude Law, and Anthony Hopkins. I was not impressed with this film. While the film has a number of talented actors, … Continue reading

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Dune (2021) Rated PG-13

The adaptation of Frank Herbert’s epic science fiction novel of a son from a noble family who’s entrusted with the most valuable element in the galaxy. Starring Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, and Oscar Isaac.  I will, again, state my disclaimer … Continue reading

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X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) Rated PG-13

 The X-Men send Wolverine into the past in order to right an event that is tragic for both humans and mutants. Starring Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, and Michael Fassbender.  This film combines both the older X-Men with the younger cast. … Continue reading

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X-Men (2000) Rated PG-13

 In a world where mutants exist and are discriminated against, there are two groups of mutants that clash. Starring Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, and Ian McKellen.  This film is a great set up to the X-Men franchise. It starts with the … Continue reading

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X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) Rated PG-13

In the 1980s, the mutants fought against another mutant that wanted world destruction. Starring James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, and Jennifer Lawrence. This film sets up the storyline and the characters well in the first half of the movie. While the … Continue reading

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I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007) Rated PG-13

 A divorced mother falls in love with a younger man just as her daughter falls in love for the first time. Starring Michelle Pfeiffer, Paul Rudd, and Saoirse Ronan. This film struggles with finding its footing. It’s a mixed bag … Continue reading

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Lars and the Real Girl (2007) Rated PG-13

 A young man starts a relationship with a doll that he gets off the internet. Starring Ryan Gosling, Emily Mortimer, and Paul Schneider. This film is brilliantly acted as Gosling plays the young man who is a hermit and struggles … Continue reading

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