Family Films

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2009

    Incoming: Ice Cube, David Archuleta, a Lot More at the Grove of Anaheim

    ​De-cem-ber thir-teenth, much more bayyyyyounce, Ice Cube's coming with a half-ounce. (Or not, potentially. Just wanted to be lyrical.) Sure, Ice Cube may not be as "cool" as he once was, what with his starring in a slew of mediocre-at-best family films like The Longshots (directed by Fred Durst!) ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2009

    Dishney: D23 Full Schedule Revealed!

    ​How much do you like Disney? Annual Passport holder? Fine. But are you dedicated? Or rather: Are you 23? Like we discussed previously, the first ever d23 Expo is coming to town September 10-13. It's four whole days dedicated to all things Disneyana at the Anaheim Convention Center. The schedule f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2008

    'Guaranteed to Brighten Your Day,' Indeed

    When checking the mail today, I was mostly hoping for a copy of "Heart On," the oh-so cleverly/naughtily titled third album from Eagles of Death Metal. I didn't get that, but I got something arguably* better - "Undeniable," the "first new non-soundtrack album" by fictional trio Alvin and the Chipmun ... More >>

  • Film

    June 26, 2008
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    March 13, 2008
  • Blogs

    January 22, 2008

    Oscar Nominations are announced

    And yes, I'm up prior to the crack of dawn to get them to you. The biggest surprise, if you can call it that, is the strong showing by MICHAEL CLAYTON, with six nominations. Not so surprisingly, THERE WILL BE BLOOD and NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN each have eight. Via CNN, because it announced even befor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2007

    "Golden" Eye

    If you're wondering how a book about a little girl hanging out with an armored polar bear can have so many religious conservatives scared, you're probably not alone. With THE GOLDEN COMPASS having screened in a nationwide sneak on Saturday, many may wonder where the God-bashing was that they've hear ... More >>

  • Film

    November 15, 2007

    Small Wonder

    Mr. Magorium is far less fantastical than its title

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2007

    Comic-Con 2007: Wall-E

    "What if mankind had to evacuate Earth, and somebody forgot to turn the last robot off?" This is the idea behind Wall.E, which stands for Waste Allocation Load Lifter - Earth class (pronounced "Wally," as in George). Director Andrew Stanton is determined to capture the epic spirit and sense of wond ... More >>

  • Film

    May 17, 2007


    Third times the charmless for Shrek franchise

  • Film

    December 14, 2006

    New Reviews

    Charlottes Web, Eragon

  • Film

    November 16, 2006

    Dance of the Penguin

    That whole talking animal genre? Let's be done with it

  • Features

    June 22, 2006

    Open-Air Cinema

    Watch movies outside? Where?

  • Film

    May 18, 2006

    Over the Hedge and Under the Radar

    Mapping todays kiddie-movie landscape