Distributor: Sony Pictures Releasing Director: Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman Writer: Phil Lord, Rodney Rothman Starring: Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Brian Tyree Henry, Lily Tomlin, Luna Lauren Velez, John Mulaney, Kimiko Glenn, Nicolas Cage, Liev Schreiber Genre: Superhero Rating: PG Phil Lord and Chris Miller, the mad geniuses behind such family-friendly works as…

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Distributor: Sony Pictures Releasing Director: Ruben Fleischer Writer: Jeff Pinkner, Scott Rosenberg, Kelly Marcel Starring: Tom Hardy, Michelle Williams, Riz Ahmed, Scott Haze, Reid Scott Genre: Superhero Rating: PG-13 As a big screen entity, Spider-Man has been through more ups and downs than most franchises go through in an entire lifetime.  The first two Sam Raimi outings defined…

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Distributor: Sony Pictures Releasing Director: Albert Hughes Writer: Daniele Sebastian Wiedenhaupt & Albert Hughes Starring: Kodi Smit-McPhee & Jóhannes Haukur Jóhannesson Genre: Historical, Adventure Rating: PG-13 I’m sure I’ve said somewhere that I appreciate when movies that focus on the desperation of mere survival bring me into thinking on matters that we modern folk take for granted. What…

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Distributor: Sony Pictures Releasing Director: Genndy Tartakovsky Writer: Genndy Tartakovsky, Michael McCullers Starring: Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez, Kevin James, David Spade, Steve Buscemi, Keegan-Michael Key, Molly Shannon, Fran Drescher, Kathryn Hahn, Jim Gaffigan, Mel Brooks Genre: Comedy Rating: PG Say what you will about the Hotel Transylvania movies. They’re no Pixar productions by a long shot.…

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