About Parent Previews
About Parent Previews (General Content, Last Update Apr 2015)
…Parent Previews is not your average film review site. While we consider the artistic aspects of a film--storyline, cinematography, editing, performances--our main goal is to give parents an idea of what they will encounter when they take their kids to the movies. With that in mind, we look at a…
Moana (Movie Reviews, Last Update Aug 2016)
…High adventure sets sail in this animated tale of an ocean voyage in the South Pacific.
Allied (Movie Reviews, Last Update Aug 2016)
…While on a dangerous undercover mission during World War II, an American spy (Brad Pitt) meets and a French Resistance agent (Marion Cotillard). Eventually the two marry. But then suspicions arrive and each is left to wonder if they are truly allied.
The Edge of Seventeen
The Edge of Seventeen (Movie Reviews, Last Update Aug 2016)
…They used to be "besties" (and that is what the film was formerly called too.) But that was before one of them was foolish enough to date the other's brother!
Filming Begins for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (News and Views, Last Update Aug 2016)
Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them
Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them (Movie Reviews, Last Update Aug 2016)
…Every student at Hogwarts School has to study the writings of Newt Scamander. This latest film in the Harry Potter franchise takes viewers back to the days when Newt (Eddie Redmayne) was wandering the streets of New York City, amongst the muggle and wizard worlds of the time. His experiences…
Arrival (Movie Reviews, Last Update Aug 2016)
…Dr. Louise Banks (Amy Adams) is a linguist expert. And it is she the American army asks to be their translator when alien spacecrafts arrive on Earth. But it is not just her possible ability to make contact with the strangers that is important. It is also urgent that she…
Almost Christmas
Almost Christmas (Movie Reviews, Last Update Aug 2016)
…Walter (Danny Glover) invited the relatives to their first family gathering since the death of his wife. But as the crew arrives, they bring along their problems and bad attitudes. If they could just let go of past baggage, they might see a merrier future and experience something almost like…
Shut In
Shut In (Movie Reviews, Last Update Aug 2016)
…Isolated by a snowstorm in rural New England, a widowed child psychologist (Naomi Watts) is all alone in her efforts to rescue a young boy (Jacob Tremblay).
Billy Lynn’s Long Walk of Fame
Billy Lynn’s Long Walk of Fame (Movie Reviews, Last Update Aug 2016)
…Nineteen-year-old Billy Lynn (Joe Alwyn) gets a hero's welcome after a dangerous tour in Iraq. Yet as the young soldier walks the football field during the half-time show, he can't help but contrast the audience's perception of the war with his personal experiences.