Tag Archive: Kids


Starring: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Anna Kendrick, Casey Affleck, Christopher Mintz-Plasse & John Goodman
Written by Chris Butler
Directed by Chris Butler & Sam Fell

A bullied kid who can speak to dead people must stop a witch’s curse after it raises zombies from the grave.


I want all grown-up
movies to have zombies, so
why not kids’ ones, too.

Grade: B


c2012
By Daniel J. Hoag
ParaNorman is playing in theaters nationwide.
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1623288/

Haiku Review: Rango (2011)

Starring: Johnny Depp, Isla Fisher, Abigail Breslin, Alfred Molina, Bill Nighy & Timothy Olyphant
Written by John Logan
Directed by Gore Verbinski

An eccentric chameleon gets lost in the desert and ends up becoming sheriff of an raucous town that’s running low on water.


An oddball kid’s flick
with some top-notch CGI.
One for the stoners.

Grade: B


c2011
By Daniel J. Hoag
Rango is now playing in theaters nationwide.
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1192628/