Category Archives: Rated PG

The Turning Point (1977) Rated PG

When a young woman joins a ballet company, her mother, a former ballerina, confronts her own decision years ago to forgo work for family. Starring Anne Bancroft, Shirley MacLaine, and Tom Skerritt. The film takes us behind the scenes of … Continue reading

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The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014) Rated PG

An Indian family moves to France and opens an eatery across the street from a Michelin-starred restaurant. Starring Helen Mirren, Om Puri, and Manish Dayal. This is a beautifully told story. The cinematography is beautiful, and the acting superb. While … Continue reading

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When the Game Stands Tall (2014) Rated PG

A high school coach takes a team from obscurity to a winning streak that smashes all the records for high school football. Starring Jim Caviezel, Michael Chiklis, and Alexander Ludwig. This is a good movie that follows a team as … Continue reading

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Aladdin (2019) Rated PG

A street urchin and a vizier both vie for a magic lamp that makes all your dreams come true. Starring Will Smith, Mena Massoud, and Naomi Scott. I wasn’t impressed by Disney’s live-action remake. The songs are not memorable; they … Continue reading

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Midway (1976) Rated PG

A drama surrounding the battle at Midway, which was the turning point in the Pacific Theater during World War II. Starring Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda, and James Coburn. Midway is a unique film that uses battle footage and real footage … Continue reading

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Missing Link (2019) Rated PG

Mr. Link, a Bigfoot, recruits an explorer to help him find his long lost relatives. Starring Hugh Jackman, David Walliams, and Stephen Fry. First off, I was a little apprehensive of this children’s story about a “missing link” in the … Continue reading

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Uglydolls (2019) Rated PG

UglyDolls go on an adventure to learn who they are and their place in the world. Starring Pitbull, Ice-T, and Kelly Clarkson. I saw the preview trailer of this film about a year ago when the atrocious film reviews starting … Continue reading

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Into the Woods (2014) Rated PG

A witch asks a childless baker to get impossible items together in order to reverse the curse on his family. Starring Anna Kendrick, Daniel Huttlestone, and James Corden. I’ve never been a fan of the story of Into the Woods. … Continue reading

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Dumbo (2019) Rated PG

A young elephant is born with large ears that enable him to fly. Starring Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton, and Danny DeVito. If you thought that the original was sad and depressing, this one exceeds the original in the sadness. What’s … Continue reading

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My Giant (1998) Rated PG

A Hollywood agent stumbles upon a giant living in Romania and decides he’d be the perfect movie star. Starring Billy Crystal, Kathleen Quinlan, and Gheorghe Muresan. This film isn’t a bad movie. It’s not the best, but it is definitely … Continue reading

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