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(B) Waist Deep

Genre: Thriller
MPAA Rating: R     Audience: High School
A standard gangsta bang-bang movie with a script like a rap song benefits from charismatic performers and smooth writing and direction by Vondie Curtis Hall, who plays it like an urban western -- a...

(B) Walking with Dinosaurs 3D

Genre: Talking animals
MPAA Rating: PG     Audience: Kindergarten - 3rd Grade
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(B) Walking With the Enemy

Genre: War
MPAA Rating:     Audience: High School
Why do we keep making movies about the Holocaust? Because we are still trying to understand one of the most shocking, inhumane tragedies in history. Because it is the essence of heightened, dram...

(B) Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps

Genre: Series/Sequel
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: High School
Is greed still good? Does greed still, for want of a better word, work? Twenty-three years later, Gordon Gekko is back, still played by Oscar-winner Michael Douglas and now running short on money ...

(B) Wanted

Genre: Thriller
MPAA Rating: R     Audience: Adult
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(B) The War Horse

Genre: War
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: Middle School
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(B) War of the Worlds

Genre: Science-Fiction
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: Mature High Schooler
“Is it the terrorists?” a frightened child asks, because that is the scariest thing she knows. But what makes this thing scary is that it is something no one knows. It is beyond our knowledge, ...

(B) Water For Elephants

Genre: Romance
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: High School
According to the ringmaster of the Benzini Brothers Traveling Circus, “a circus survives on blood, sweat, pain and [excrement].”  In "Water for Elephants" we experience all of these, along wit...

(B) The Way Home

MPAA Rating: PG     Audience: Middle School
It is every parents' worst fear. Look away for just a split second and a child is gone. You have to swallow the terror to create a sense of calm for those around you and help you think through th...

(B) The Weather Man

MPAA Rating:     Audience: Mature High Schooler
In this movie, David Spritz (Nicolas Cage) pays tribute to his father, Robert (an immaculate performance by Michael Caine) by quoting a Bob Seger song. So I'll begin my review with a quote from a ...

(B) Wedding Crashers

MPAA Rating:     Audience: Mature High Schooler
A bawdy summer comedy for adults and mature teens, this movie features rapid-fire dialogue and sincere affection between best-friend leads and strong chemistry between the actors who portray them, ...

(B) Welcome to Mooseport

MPAA Rating:     Audience: Middle School
It's a juicy premise: The most popular President of modern times retires to his summer home in the tiny town of Mooseport, Maine and ends up running for mayor against the handyman who owns the loca...

(B) Whip It

Genre: Sports
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: High School
Drew Barrymore has devoted more time than most people to growing up and has done it more publicly than most people, too. At age 34, she has been acting for nearly three decades. Here she makes he...

(B) A Will for the Woods

MPAA Rating:     Audience: Mature High Schooler
[youtube][/youtube] "Without this," Clark Wang says, "dying from lymphoma feels so empty and meaningless and pointless."  Dr. Wang was diagnosed in 20...

(B) Willard

MPAA Rating:     Audience: Mature High Schooler
It is unlikely that there will ever be a better horror movie about the relationship of a repressed young man to his ravenous rats than this remake of the 1973 version starring Bruce Davison and Ern...

(B) The Wolverine

Genre: Superhero
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: High School
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