director: Jonathan Liebesman

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

August 8, 2014

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Many years ago, some of us watched a charming cartoon called "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" with our children. The cartoon featured 4 turtles, their martial arts master Splinter (a rat) and a human reporter named April who fought the evil Shredder and his band of villains. These charming turtles [...]

Wrath of the Titans

March 30, 2012
This is a visually stunning film and the dramatics in the movie hit just the right notes. Kronos, Hades and Ares join forces to overthrow Zeus. Zeus's son, Perseus, must defeat Ares and protect his own son Helius. Enlisting the help of Queen Andromeda, Perseus has much to overcome in rescuing Zeus, [...]

Battle: Los Angeles

March 11, 2011
This movie makes a fatal mistake which the second "Transformers" movie made. It is so filled with violence, shootings, explosions and erupting fires throughout, that it doesn't build to a crescendo or a higher level. Much of it just becomes boring after a while. On the other hand, a scene in which [...]

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning

October 6, 2006
“The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning” is the prequel to the remake of “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre” that came out a few years ago. The prequel is very similar to the first film, and the plot is pretty well summed up by the movie's title. Another unsuspecting group of young, [...]