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  • Daddy Day Care (PG)

    Eddie Murphy, who used to score points off Bill Cosby and Mr. Rogers, enlarged his profitable new sideline as a kiddie matinee idol (Dr. Dolittle) with this innocuous 2003 comedy about a marketing executive who gets laid off and decides to open a home day-care facility. more...
  • The Dark Crystal (PG)

    Like Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan this drab, often grating puppet show is another fantasy film version of the Waste Land myth; From Ritual to Romance, that classic of crackpot lit crit, seems to have been the most read book in Hollywood at the time. more...
  • Dark Horse
  • Dark Horse (PG)

    In this documentary by Louise Osmond, cheery and self-satisfied seniors from the Welsh mining town of Blackwood recall the little syndicate they formed to train and race the prizewinning thoroughbred Dream Alliance, which won the 2009 Welsh National. more...
  • Despicable Me (PG)

    As if to remind us of what we're otherwise being spared, this superior computer-animated family romp contains just one each of the following: fart jokes, topical references that will sail over kids' heads, and dance numbers in which the characters bust zany moves to a 70s disco hit. more...
  • Despicable Me 2 (PG)

    The family animation Despicable Me (2010) proved superior to its ilk thanks to some vivid action sequences and a screenplay that combined actual emotion with surprisingly smart comedy (the occasional fart joke notwithstanding). more...
  • Despicable Me 2 3D (PG)

    The family animation Despicable Me (2010) proved superior to its ilk thanks to some vivid action sequences and a screenplay that combined actual emotion with surprisingly smart comedy (the occasional fart joke notwithstanding). more...
  • Despicable Me 3 (PG)

    Contrary to the title, this is actually the fourth entry in the children's animation franchise, after Despicable Me (2010), Despicable Me 2 (2013), and the prequel Minions (2015). more...
  • Despicable Me 3D (PG)

    As if to remind us of what we're otherwise being spared, this superior computer-animated family romp contains just one each of the following: fart jokes, topical references that will sail over kids' heads, and dance numbers in which the characters bust zany moves to a 70s disco hit. more...
  • The Devil's Rain (PG)

    William Shatner butts heads with Satanic priest Ernest Borgnine in this campy horror item from 1975. more...
  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid (PG)

    I did a double take at the end of this kids comedy when the PG rating advised me that "some material may be unsuitable for children." more...