Category Archives: PG

Parental Guidance Suggested. Some material may not be suitable for children. –MPAA

The Man Who Invented Christmas

Released 11/22/2017                              Rated: PG A Christmas Carol has become a staple for my family during the Christmas season. It just isn’t Christmas without this treasured tale in some form or other. So watching a film about how it came to … Continue reading

Posted in biographic, comedy, drama, PG | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Then vs Now: Lady and the Tramp

Released 06/22/1955                              Rated: G Now that I’m old enough to appreciate these movies, I can’t help but be amazed. The animation is incredible. The backgrounds are beautiful and the animals impressive! Not just the way they move, but how they … Continue reading

Posted in family, G, PG | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gremlins

Released 06/08/1984                              Rated: PG I did it. I faced my demons. And by that I mean I rewatched this movie. There are certain movies from my childhood that I didn’t care for. Gremlins is the bigger offender. (I didn’t exactly … Continue reading

Posted in comedy, fantasy, horror, PG | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart

Released 09/24/2014                              Rated: PG This is a French movie. It came to American theaters on a limited run, and I actually saw it in theaters. I do believe I was the only one in there, too. Luckily it’s dubbed in … Continue reading

Posted in action/adventure, foreign, PG | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Witch Mountain

My grandmother used to record movies for us to watch whenever we had to stay with her for an extended period of time. The Witch Mountain movies were among them. I can’t say that I remember much from the last … Continue reading

Posted in action/adventure, G, PG, science fiction | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Then vs Now: The Lion King

Released 06/24/1994                              Rated: G If I had to pick one Disney movie that everybody has without a doubt seen, it’d probably be The Lion King. It’s a coming of age story that doesn’t shy away from the notion of bad … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, family, G, PG | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Then vs. Now: Aladdin

Released 11/25/1992                              Rated: G This movie is perfect. Everything from the casting, to the animation, to the way the characters play off each other, to the story, to Genie’s pop culture-reference infused antics, to the songs; ALL OF IT! I’ve … Continue reading

Posted in action/adventure, fantasy, G, PG | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment