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INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE Review — Spider-Men, Spider-Girls, Spider-Verse!

10-year-old Winston’s Into the Spider-Verse review says comics fans will be glad Miles Morales is on the big screen at last, and movie fans will learn to love him.  Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is the awesome new animated Sony Spider-Man movie. It has better directing and a more compelling storyline than you might expect from…

The Grinch Review

THE GRINCH Review — 10-Year-Old Winston Says it’s a Humbug

The Grinch Review — Our kid critic doesn’t think it’s very merry The Grinch is a really bad animated movie version of the Dr. Seuss children’s book, from Illumination, the same company that does the Minions movies. It’s kind of a surprise that it’s just not as good as I hoped it would be. The…

GOOSEBUMPS 2: A Haunted Halloween Review

GOOSEBUMPS 2: A HAUNTED HALLOWEEN Review — The Second Verse is Better Than the First

Goosebumps 2: A Haunted Halloween Review — Winston asks what more could you want than humor, wit and monsters? Goosebumps 2: A Haunted Halloween has humor, wit, and monsters. What more could you ask? Even though it’s a lot like the first one, it’s even better. The film is about two friends named Sonny (Jeremy Ray…

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SMALLFOOT Review — 10-Year-Old Betty Likes the Layered Look

Editor’s Note: 10-year-old critic Winston Ordoña has a twin sister, Betty, who is stepping in today to write this Smallfoot review The animated Smallfoot is good if you want to have a nice time watching a movie with Yeti, slapstick, and songs in it. And if you want a deeper meaning, you’ll find that, too. A…

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THE HOUSE WITH A CLOCK IN ITS WALLS Review — Winston Says It’s Scary But Not Too Scary

The House with a Clock in Its Walls Review — Full of magic creatures and full on frights The House with a Clock in Its Walls surpassed my expectations. The trailer made me expect it to be more aimed at little kids, and be more dumbed down than it turned out to be. It was also scarier than…

Kin Review

KIN Review — 10-Year-Old Winston Says It’s ‘Awesome!’

Kin review — Our 10-year-old film critic says, “This is a great movie and I advise seeing it” Kin is really a relationship film, but it has some cool sci-fi elements. Eli (Myles Truitt) is kid in Detroit who finds a mysterious weapon and takes it on a road trip with his older brother Jimmy…

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THE DARKEST MINDS Review — Winston Sheds Light On Its Flaws, Which are Many

10-year-old Winston’s The Darkest Minds review says the film is derivative of so many other super power kid flicks The Darkest Minds is yet another young-adult story set in a dystopia where teens are always the heroes and the adults are dumb and insensitive. It rips off Divergent, X-Men and others, while bringing nothing new…

Teen Titans Go! to the Movies Review

TEEN TITANS GO! TO THE MOVIES Review: Winston Says It’s “Better Than Any Live-Action DC Film So Far”

Teen Titans Go! to the Movies Review by 10-year-old Winston Ordoña Teen Titans Go! to the Movies is a hilarious animated film that springs from the hit Cartoon Network show, Teen Titans Go!. The show is about the more kid-friendly version of the comic-book team led by Batman’s sidekick, Robin. If you haven’t seen the show, don’t…

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation Review


Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation Review by 10-year-old Winston Ordoña Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation is a formulaic continuation of the animated series that changes the location, but little else. The previous films were about Dracula (Adam Sandler) having to open up to something, and his monster friends (Keegan-Michael Key as Murray the Mummy, David Spade as…

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