“The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” 2D Theatrical Review

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies – for extended sequences of intense fantasy action violence, and frightening images. Director: Peter Jackson Starring: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Evangeline Lilly, Orlando Bloom, Luke Evans, Billy Connolly Running Time: 2 hours, 24 minutes Theatrical Release Date: December 17, 2014 Official Site Plot Summary “The… More “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” 2D Theatrical Review

“I, Frankenstein” 2D Blu-Ray Review

I, Frankenstein – for sequences of intense fantasy action and violence throughout. Director: Stuart Beattie Starring: Aaron Eckhart, Yvonne Strahovski, Bill Nighy, Miranda Otto, Jai Courtney, Caitlin Stasey, Kevin Grevioux Running Time: 1 hour, 32 minutes Theatrical Release Date: January 24, 2014 Official Site Blu-Ray Release Date: May 13, 2014 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary Frankenstein’s creature… More “I, Frankenstein” 2D Blu-Ray Review

“Snow White and The Huntsman” Review

Snow White and the Huntsman – for intense sequences of violence and action, and brief sensuality. Director: Rupert Sanders Starring: Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron, Bob Hoskins, Ian McShane Running Time: 2 hours, 7 minutes Theatrical Release Date: June 1, 2012 Official Site Plot Summary Kristen Stewart plays the only person in the land… More “Snow White and The Huntsman” Review

“Shrek Forever After” Blu-Ray Review

Shrek Forever After – for mild action, some rude humor and brief language. Director: Mike Mitchell Starring: voices of Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz, Antonio Banderas Running Time: 1 hour, 33 minutes Theatrical Release Date: May 21, 2010 Blu-Ray Release Date: December 7, 2010 (Amazon.com – Single Disc) / (Amazon.com – All 4 Movies)… More “Shrek Forever After” Blu-Ray Review

“The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” Blu-Ray Review

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice – for fantasy action violence, some mild rude humor and brief language. Director: Jon Turteltaub Starring: Nicolas Cage, Jay Baruchel, Alfred Molina Running Time: 1 hour, 49 minutes Theatrical Release Date: July 14, 2010 Blu-Ray Release Date: November 30, 2010 (Amazon.com) Website: Disney Plot Summary Walt Disney Studios, producer Jerry Bruckheimer and… More “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” Blu-Ray Review

“The Princess and the Frog” Blu-Ray Review

The Princess and the Frog – for not containing material to warrant a higher rating. Director: Ron Clements, John Musker Starring: voices of Anika Noni Rose, Bruno Campos, Keith David, Jim Cummings Running Time: 1 hour, 37 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 25, 2009 DVD Release Date: March 16, 2010 (Amazon.com) Official Site Plot Summary… More “The Princess and the Frog” Blu-Ray Review

“Inkheart” Review

Inkheart – for fantasy adventure action, some scary moments and brief language. Director: Iain Softley Starring: Brendan Fraser, Paul Bettany, Andy Serkis, Helen Mirren Running Time: 1 hour, 45 minutes Theatrical Release Date: January 23, 2009 Official Site Plot Summary Based on the book by Cornelia Funke, “Inkheart” is a timeless adventure tale of imagination… More “Inkheart” Review

“The Spiderwick Chronicles” Review

The Spiderwick Chronicles – for scary creature action and violence, peril and some thematic elements. Director: Mark Waters Starring: Freddie Highmore, Mary-Louise Parker, Nick Nolte Running Time: 1 hour, 37 minutes Theatrical Release Date: February 14, 2008 Official Site Plot Summary When the three Grace children — troubled Jared; his bookish twin, Simon; and their… More “The Spiderwick Chronicles” Review

“Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium” Review

Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium – for not containing material to warrant a higher rating. Director: Zach Helm Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Natalie Portman, Jason Bateman Running Time: 1 hour, 33 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 16, 2007 Official Site Plot Summary Portman plays Molly Mahoney, the awkward and insecure manager of Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium, the… More “Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium” Review

“Stardust” Review

Stardust – for fantasy violence and some risque humor. Director: Matthew Vaughn Starring: Charlie Cox, Claire Danes, Michelle Pfeiffer Running Time: 2 hours, 8 minutes Theatrical Release Date: August 10, 2007 Official Site Plot Summary “Stardust,” based on the best-selling graphic novel by Neil Gaiman and Charles Vess, takes audiences on an adventure that begins… More “Stardust” Review

“The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe” Review

The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe – for battle sequences and frightening moments. Director: Andrew Adamson Starring: Georgie Henley, Skandar Keynes, Anna Popplewell, William Moseley, Jim Broadbent, Tilda Swinton Running Time: 2 hours, 15 minutes Theatrical Release Date: December 9, 2005 Official Site Plot Summary Walt Disney Pictures and Walden… More “The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe” Review

“The Brothers Grimm” Review

The Brothers Grimm – for violence, frightening sequences and brief suggestive material. Director: Terry Gilliam Starring: Matt Damon, Heath Ledger Running Time: 1 hour, 58 minutes Theatrical Release Date: August 26, 2005 Official Site Plot Summary Directed by Terry Gilliam and starring Matt Damon, Heath Ledger, Monica Bellucci and a host of notable cast, the… More “The Brothers Grimm” Review

“Shrek 2” Review

Shrek 2 – for some crude humor, a brief substance reference and some suggestive content. Director: Andrew Adamson and Kelly Asbury Starring: voices of Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz Running Time: 1 hour, 33 minutes Theatrical Release Date: May 19, 2004 Official Site Plot Summary After returning from their honeymoon and showing “home movies”… More “Shrek 2” Review