Exclusive Clip: Chris Evans in “Gifted”

Mar 27, 2017 18

In the touching film “Gifted,” Chris Evans plays a man responsible for his young niece, a girl of extraordinary intelligence. It is a constant challenge to help her have a normal childhood while providing the intellectual resources she needs. Here you can see the wonderful naturalism of their onscreen relationship as she asks him one of the toughest questions any parent has to answer — about faith, knowledge and God. … Read the full post here » The post Exclusive Clip: Chris Evans in “Gifted” appeared first on Movie Mom. Via:: The Movie Mom ...

Swan Princess: Royally Undercover — Exclusive Clip

Mar 26, 2017 41

The Swan Princess is back, with an all-new feature length movie! Get ready to go on an undercover detective adventure when The Swan Princess: Royally Undercover arrives for the first time on DVD March 28, 2017 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. The newest installment follows the enchanting tale of young Princess Alise and her friends as they embark on a new adventure where they solve a royal mystery using their detective skills and spy gadgets. We are… Read the full post here » The post Swan Princess: Royally Undercover — Exclusive Clip appeared first on Movie Mom. Via:: The Movie Mom ...

Matt Fagerholm on Julie Andrews’ New Show for Kids About Performing Arts

Mar 25, 2017 63

My friend and fellow critic Matt Fagerholm has an excellent essay at rogerebert.com about the adorable new Netflix series “Julie’s Greenroom,” starring Julie Andrews, the Muppets, and a dazzling gallery of guest stars. Andrews has a natural chemistry with her pint-sized students, treating them as she would any human performer, while gently reprimanding her mischievous dog, Toby… Read the full post here » The post Matt Fagerholm on Julie Andrews’ New Show for Kids About Performing Arts appeared first on Movie Mom. Via:: The Movie Mom ...

Trailer: The Most Hated Woman in America

Mar 24, 2017 39

Oscar-winner Melissa Leo plays atheist Madalyn Murray O’Hair, who infuriated people across America when she successfully sued to stop having religious prayers in public schools. She became a major public figure, often appearing in the media to provoke or debate people of faith. She and her son and granddaughter were kidnapped and murdered. For more information about her, see this documentary: … Read the full post here » The post Trailer: The Most Hated Woman in America appeared first on Movie Mom. Via:: The Movie Mom ...

Saban’s Power Rangers

Mar 23, 2017 35

Why why why why why make the popular series for children into a PG-13 movie? Why emphasize that decision in the very first scene with a crude joke about bovine body parts? Why drag the origin story on for an hour so we don’t get to the good stuff about the powers of the Power Rangers… Read the full post here » The post Saban’s Power Rangers appeared first on Movie Mom. Via:: The Movie Mom ...

Interview: Director David Batty on “The Gospel of Mark”

Mar 23, 2017 34

Director David Batty is best known for documentaries, but he also made four simultaneous films about the life of Jesus (played by Selva Rasalingam) with every word from each of the gospels. I spoke to him about “The Gospel of Mark,” now available on DVD. What is the most important thing you look for when you’re casting someone to play the role of Jesus? Well, it’s somebody who looks and feels like Jesus. That’s the sort of silly, obvious thing. I think itm means somebody… Read the full post here » The post Interview: Director David Batty on “The Gospel of Mark” appeared first on Movie Mom. Via:: The Movie Mom ...

The Alliance of Women Film Journalists: Movie of the Week — Their Finest

Mar 23, 2017 34

I am really enjoying being a part of the Alliance of Women Film Journalists’ panel for their new Movie of the Week feature. This week’s pick is the touching and entertaining “Their Finest,” about filmmakers in WWII England, starring Bill Nighy, Gemma Arterton, and Sam Claflin. Each week, AWFJ will pick a movie of particular interest to women, either people of the people behind the camera or the… Read the full post here » The post The Alliance of Women Film Journalists: Movie of the Week — Their Finest appeared first on Movie Mom. Via:: The Movie Mom ...