CATEGORY: MOVIE BEAT


Movie Beat: “Uncle Drew” strictly for basketball fans

By Jenniffer Wardell Rated PG-13 for suggestive material, language and brief nudity Written by Jay Longino Directed by Charles...


Movie Beat: “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” offers gentle, loving insight into Mr. Rogers

By Jenniffer Wardell   Rated PG-13 for some thematic elements and language Directed by Morgan Neville Starring Joanne Rogers,...


Movie Beat: Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard entertaining in “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom”

By Jenniffer Wardell   Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of science-fiction violence and peril Written by Derek Connolly and...


Movie Beat: Ed Helms, Jon Hamm excellent in strange, sweet “Tag”

by Jenniffer Wardell Rated R for language throughout, crude sexual content, drug use and brief nudity Screenplay by Rob...


Movie Beat: “Incredibles 2” the sequel you’ve been waiting for

by Jenniffer Wardell   Rated PG for action sequences and some brief mild language Written and directed by Brad...


Movie Beat: Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett excellent in fantastically fun “Ocean’s Eight”

By Jenniffer Wardell Rated PG-13 for language, drug use and some suggestive content Screenplay by Gary Ross and Olivia...


Movie Beat: Shailene Woodley, Sam Claflin’s “Adrift” oddly numbing

By Jenniffer Wardell Rated PG-13 for injury images, peril, language, brief drug use, partial nudity and thematic elements Screenplay...


Movie Beat: Ron Howard’s “Solo” a delightfully entertaining romp

By Jenniffer Wardell Rated PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi action and violence Written by Lawrence Kasdan and Jonathan Kasdan,...


Movie Beat: Ryan Reynolds kills it with absolutely fantastic “Deadpool 2”

By Jenniffer Wardell Rated R for severe violence, sex and profanity Written by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick and Ryan...


Movie Beat: Melissa McCarthy fun in surprisingly sweet “Life of the Party”

By Jenniffer Wardell Rated PG-13 for sexual material, drug content and partying Written by Ben Falcone and Melissa McCarthy...