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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

NEW YORK (CNS) — Sound fundamental values underlie the spirited sci-fi follow-up “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2″ (Disney). But thematic elements demanding discernment, together with some less than family-friendly dialogue, make this return to the stars best for grown-ups. … Continue reading

King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

NEW YORK (CNS) — Early on in “King Arthur: Legend of the Sword” (Warner Bros.), the audience is treated to the sight of magically generated giant elephants swinging boulder-size wrecking balls at the ramparts of Camelot. It’s an apt visual … Continue reading

Alien: Covenant

NEW YORK (CNS) — Once you’ve seen one vicious extraterrestrial gnaw its way out of a human body from the inside, you’ve seen ‘em all. Or so at least the jaded — or squeamish — moviegoer might be tempted to … Continue reading

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul

NEW YORK (CNS) — For better or worse, bathroom-themed gags have long been a staple of kids’ movies. But the family road comedy “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul” (Fox) carries this trend to excess. Together with a … Continue reading

Baywatch

NEW YORK (CNS) — Eye candy and escapism were the draw of the television series from which director Seth Gordon’s action comedy “Baywatch” (Paramount) has been adapted. Whatever success the show — which began on NBC but had a longer … Continue reading