Fortunately for us all, James Cameron was wrong.
If the dire predictions in ‘Terminator 2: Judgment Day’ (released 20 years ago this week, on July 3, 1991) had come true, we’d all be dead or enslaved by robots by now.
Still, there’s no denying Cameron has been a visionary, and he proved it with this sci-fi sequel, which has been one of the most influential movies of the last 20 years. As… Continue reading This Week in Movies: Shapeshifting Robot Edition
Hooray for May, one of my favorite months of the year. Spring is in full swing, school is winding down, and the summer movie season has kicked off with the first studio blockbuster, “Iron Man 3.” With so many excellent family choices coming up, it’s a good time to stay in and save for those summer movie matinees.
This week, I’m recommending the live-action reboot of a Disney classic, a kid-friendly… Continue reading Streaming Family Movies: Prom Edition
It’s St. Patrick’s Day week, which means it’s time to celebrate movies from the Emerald Isle. While there’s no G-rated Irish film available for instant Netflix streaming, I highly recommend “Darby O’Gill and the Little People,” a classic Disney leprechaun tale starring a very young Sean Connery (who’s actually Scottish but still great to see). Here are great PG, PG-13, and — if you have older teens — R-for-language picks… Continue reading Streaming Family Movies: St. Patrick's Day Edition