[The film] has value as a springboard for conversations about . . . failure.
Dramas of the falsely accused fighting against a broken legal system are reliably inspiring.
It's a harrowing lesson wise moviegoers will opt to skip.
"Any film linking the names of writer-director Quentin Tarantino and . . . Charles Manson is unlikely to be a peaceable affair."
"The Lion King" does offer a pleasant enough pastime for all but the most sensitive tykes.
"Dark Phoenix" (Fox) . . . features a more relationship-driven story than many similar films.
"Exuberant and lavish, 'Aladdin' will have viewers rooting for its underdog hero."
"The displays of sacrifice and redemption . . . mitigate the game's violent aspects."
"A strong moral sense is at the core of all this, and nothing is reinvented."
"Aficionados of the Marvel Comics universe are likely to be thrilled by the sweeping epic."