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Run Time: 2:23
U.S. Home Release Date: 2021-08-31
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Profanity, Sexual Content)
Genre: Musical
Director: Jon M. Chu
Cast: Anthony Ramos, Melissa Barrera, Jimmy Smits, Leslie Grace, Corey Hawkins, Olga Merediz, Gregory Diaz IV

The high-energy musical numbers represent the motivation to stick with the movie when the narrative momentum flags.

Sketchy character development and poor world-building keep the film and its protagonists at arm’s length.

Run Time: 2:23
U.S. Home Release Date: 2021-06-06
MPAA Rating: "NR"
Genre: Drama
Director: Akira Kurosawa
Cast: Takashi Shimura, Shin’ichi Himori, Haruo Tanaka, Minoru Chiaki, Yunosuke Ito, Miki Odagiri, Bokuzen Hidari, Nobuo Kaneko

A thoughtful, existential meditation about the meaning of life and what constitutes a life well-lived.

The magic previously enjoyed by "The Conjuring" movies has failed to materialize for this journey into the supernatural.

Run Time: 1:27
U.S. Home Release Date: 2021-08-31
MPAA Rating: "PG"
Genre: Animated
Director: Elaine Bogan, Ennio Torresan
Cast: Isabela Merced, Jake Gyllenhaal, Marsai Martin, McKenna Grace, Julianne Moore, Walton Goggins, Eiza Gonzalez, Andre Braugher

As generic, made-for-quick-consumption animated productions go, there’s nothing especially bad about "Spirit Untamed." Unfortunately, there’s nothing especially good, either.

If one puts aside the film’s antecedents, what’s left is an unremarkable family film that lacks a compelling reason to exist.

Krasinski makes the most out of the meager material - the story, limited though it may be, moves like a juggernaut, gaining momentum as it rolls downhill.

It’s the words of the men and women giving their “final account” that makes the movie sufficiently important to warrant viewing.

Snyder takes some chances, doesn’t skimp on the gore, and offers a shock or two.

An example of something that can work well on the written page but loses a lot when condensed and brought to the screen.