Friday, March 13 2009
Race to Witch Mountain holds no surprises (even granting that it's a remake).
Sunday, June 29 2008
Brashness and arrogance, and absolutely none of the consequences of either.
Friday, March 21 2008
Thursday, February 14 2008
The Chechnyan backdrop reminds you yet again of the utter inconsequence of Jumper.
Thursday, April 5 2007
Ben more or less embodies The Reaping's pretended argument between Christian belief and skepticism.
Tuesday, February 20 2007
Where other "kids' films" might instruct or condescend, Bridge to Terabithia treats children like what they will eventually become: grown-ups.
Friday, September 16 2005
Simple, kind, honest, and unpatronising, Because of Winn-Dixie handles the friendship between Opal and her mutt quite perfectly.