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(B-) The Da Vinci Code

Genre: Thriller
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: Middle School
A character in this movie's version of the Catholic organization Opus Dei explains that their mission is to follow doctrine very strictly. That was director Ron Howard's secular mission as well wi...

(B-) Daddy Day Care

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MPAA Rating:     Audience: Kindergarten - 3rd Grade
This is the sort of movie that Hollywood can churn out in its collective sleep and audiences can watch without really waking up. It is as bland and predicable as a package of Kraft Macaroni and ch...

(B-) The Darjeeling Limited

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MPAA Rating: R     Audience: Mature High Schooler
If Wes Andersen ever decides to treat his characters with the same loving attention he treats his props, he will make better movies. Oh the tschotchkes in this movie! It's like a long, loving J. Pe...

(B-) Dark Shadows

Genre: Thriller
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: High School
"Dark Shadows" tries to sink its teeth into the legendary 1960's supernatural soap opera with both ironic distance and visceral thrills.  It can be done -- see the original "Men in Black" -- but ...

(B-) De Lovely

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MPAA Rating:     Audience: Mature High Schooler
De-Lovely is Di-Sapointing.

On the asset side, we have the glorious songs of Cole Porter, the most urbane and elegant composer-lyricist of the 20th century. He's the top.

An...

(B-) Dear John

Genre: Romance
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: Middle School
Nicholas Sparks writes the equivalent of comfort food, high-carb, low-nutrition, but sometimes it hits the spot. His stories usually feature relationships that are not just true and deep and lovin...

(B-) Death at a Funeral

Genre: Remake
MPAA Rating: R     Audience: Mature High Schooler
It feels like the world should come to a stop when someone dies, but unfortunately, it does not. And it feels like the confrontation with the eternal and the shock of grief should somehow make eve...

(B-) Definitely, Maybe

Genre: Romance
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: High School
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(B-) Django Unchained

Genre: Western
MPAA Rating: R     Audience: Adult
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(B-) Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story

Genre: Gross-out
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: Mature High Schooler
Think Bad News Bears crossed with Happy Gilmore. Except with dodgeball, which means many, many opportunities for humorous slams to the head, chest, and crotch. That pretty much sums it up.




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