Category Archives: 10 Things Parents

8 Things Parents Should Know About ‘Zoolander 2’

8 Things Parents Should Know About ‘Zoolander 2’

Fifteen years after ‘Zoolander’ became a cult classic, Ben Stiller returns to his role of a really, really good-looking (and incredibly stupid) runway model in a film as ridiculous as its predecessor. Like the original, ‘Zoolander 2’ is peppered with an endless parade of celebrity cameos and a lot of nonsense. Read More

8 Things Parents Should Know About ‘The Finest Hours’

8 Things Parents Should Know About ‘The Finest Hours’

‘The Finest Hours’ is another entry in both the “based on a true story” and “disaster at sea” genres, and does pretty well at both. It’s inaccurate to compare the film to ‘The Perfect Storm,’ ‘In the Heart of the Sea,’ or even ‘Titanic’; its nearest relative, in terms of intensity and pacing, is the classic ‘Das Boot.’ Read More

10 Things Parents Should Know About ‘Bridge of Spies’

10 Things Parents Should Know About ‘Bridge of Spies’

Steven Spielberg returns to his continuing series of history-based films (including Schindler’s List, Amistad, Munich and Lincoln), turning his attention this time to the Cold War, and the result is a mature and intelligent film about a good man trying to act according to his conscience in a world where that’s unappreciated. Read More