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(B-) Mambo Italiano

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MPAA Rating:     Audience: Mature High Schooler
It's a little ironic that a movie about the importance of being different is so derivative of other ethnic comedies, such a sitcom-ish would-be "Son of My Big Fat Greek Wedding Only This Time About...

(B-) Man of Steel

Genre: Superhero
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: Middle School
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(B-) Man of the House

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MPAA Rating:     Audience: Middle School
"One riot, one Ranger." That's the Texas Rangers pledge. But apparently, it now needs to be revised: "Five cheerleaders, three Rangers."

Tommy Lee Jones, in gloriously full crag mode, play...

(B-) Man on a Ledge

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MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: Middle School
It wants to be a twisty-turny thriller but it is as straightforward as its title.  A man we will later know as Nick (Sam Worthington) checks into a New York hotel, orders room service (we see he h...

(B-) Melinda and Melinda

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MPAA Rating:     Audience: Mature High Schooler
Woody Allen's latest movie has a great premise. But while it is surer and more intriguing than the arid Anything Else and Hollywood Ending, it still fails to give us characters who connect in auth...

(B-) A Mile in His Shoes

Genre: Sports
MPAA Rating: PG     Audience: Middle School
"Do not just a man until you have walked a mile in his shoes," we are told, and that is the message of this understated film about a gifted pitcher who is on the autism spectrum and the minor leagu...

(B-) Mission Impossible III

Genre: Thriller
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: Middle School
At this point, the impossible mission may be finding some way to make this story work once more.

That Lalo Schifrin score still jumps and in this version there is a propulsive shot of percus...

(B-) Monster-in-Law

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MPAA Rating:     Audience: Mature High Schooler
Jane Fonda is having such a blast being back on screen in a pull-out-all-the-stops performance that it seems a little stingy not to enjoy it more. But this latest variation on Meet the Parents and...

(B-) Moonrise Kingdom

Genre: Stories About Kids
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: Mature High Schooler
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(B-) Morning Light

Genre: Sports
MPAA Rating: PG     Audience: Middle School
This sunny documentary about a sailboat race across the Pacific Ocean is a bit of a throwback to the days when a night at the movies included some cartoons, a newsreel, and a travelogue. It has a ...

(B-) Mummy, The: Quest for the Lost Scrolls

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MPAA Rating:     Audience: Kindergarten - 3rd Grade
This movie is an animated and more kid-friendly version of the stories in the action-packed thrillers "The Mummy" and "The Mummy Returns" -- a Saturday-morning-cartoon-style version of the adventur...

(B-) My Sister's Keeper

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MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: High School
How far would you go to save your child's life? How far should you go? Those are the questions posed -- and largely ducked -- in this film based on the best-selling book, » Read Review

(B-) My Super Ex-Girlfriend

Genre: Thriller
MPAA Rating: PG-13     Audience: High School
Even with a face contorted with rage and vengeance and a voice echoing through the streets of New York as well as the theater, it’s difficult not to like Uma Thurman as the needy, controlling and...

(B-) Mystery, Alaska

Genre: Sports
MPAA Rating: R     Audience: Mature High Schooler
The coming attraction makes it clear that "Mystery, Alaska" is your basic "Rocky" movie about a grown-up version of the Mighty Ducks -- a team from a small, hockey-worshipping Alaska town gets a ch...



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