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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – The Ant-man

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August 1, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

The Ant-man is one of the lesser known Marvel characters and, with this new film, has quickly become a new favorite for many. The storyline reveals his origins and how he develops his astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength. And, of course, like any super-hero movie, how he has to work [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – Paper Towns

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July 31, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

This highly anticipated film, Paper Towns is adapted from the bestselling novel by author John Green. Paper Towns is a coming-of-age story centering on Quentin and his enigmatic neighbor Margo, who loved mysteries so much she became one. KIDS FIRST! Film Critic Brianna B. comments, “Paper Towns is a really good film that I’m sure [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – Minions

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July 30, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

Minions – A Refreshing Summer Movie Who didn’t fall in love with the Minions when we first saw them in Despicable Me? Now, they have a movie all of their own with the ever-so-talented Director Pierre Coffin voicing all 899 minions in this film. The story shows Stuart, Kevin and Bob being recruited by Scarlet [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – Pixels

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July 29, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

Pixels – Hilarious! Perhaps the Funniest of the Year The highly toted film, Pixels opens this weekend to much applause. When aliens misinterpret video feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth in the form of the video games. Directed by Chris Columbus and starring Adam Sandler, Kevin James [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – Max

July 2, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

Max – Heartwarming Story About Man’s Best Friend Not all dogs are created equal. This story features a U.S. Marine dog that served in Afghanistan and suffers from post traumatic stress syndrome. When he returns to the U.S., he has issues not uncommon to humans who’ve experienced similar experiences. This original story will pull on [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review

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June 21, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl – A Coming of Age Film Exploring Treacherous Territories This film follows high schooler Greg, who spends most of his time making parodies of classic movies with his co-worker Earl and finds his outlook forever altered after befriending a classmate who has just been diagnosed with cancer. KIDS [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – Inside Out

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June 20, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

Inside Out – Meet the Little Voices Inside Your Head This new Disney / Pixar film explores the bumpy road of pre-teens and the emotions they experience when growing up. Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco is guided by her emotions – Joy, [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – Jurassic World

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June 19, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

Jurassic World – The Park is Open – Breathtaking, Dramatic, Fearful This highly anticipated sequel to the original does not disappoint. It borders on horror with its realistic special effects so, be forewarned. It is breathtakingly beautiful in its cinematography and takes dinosaurs to the next level. KIDS FIRST! Film Critic Gerry O. comments, “Reboots [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – San Andreas

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June 13, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

San Andreas – Terrifying and Realistic In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey across the state in order to rescue his estranged daughter. Starring Dwayne (the Rock) Johnson, Carla Gugino, and Alexandra Daddario, this film addresses what might just happen should the big one hit California. [...]

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KIDS FIRST! Movie Review – Barely Lethal

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June 12, 2015 by Dani Gurrie

Barely Lethal – An Unlikely Action-Adventure Comedy Barely Lethal is an upcoming independent action-comedy film directed by Kyle Newman and written by John D’Arco, starring Hailee Steinfeld, Jessica Alba, Sophie Turner and Samuel L. Jackson. The unlikely story revolves around a teenage special ops agent who covets a “normal” adolescence only to discover that “normal” [...]

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