“Barnyard”: A Great Moooovie!

3.5 out of 5 stars Otis (Kevin James) is a cow who is a big party animal among a barnyard full of animals who act like humans. But his dad Ben (Sam Elliot) is the leader of the barnyard and is more serious about life on the farm. One day when Otis comes into the… Continue Reading

“The Ant Bully”: Ant-Sized Fun

2 out of 5 stars (has some good moments, but is overall bad) Lucas Nickel is a boy who always gets picked on by the neighborhood bully. Then afterwards, he takes his frustration out on the ants that are in his backyard. One of the ants, Zoc the potion maker (Nicolas Cage), is trying to… Continue Reading

“Monster House”: Darkly Funny

3.5 out of 5 stars (above average) Note:  The animation in this film has aged terribly, so be prepared for that if you watch it.  Also, I would likely give it 3 stars today.  Please enjoy!   DJ (voiced by Mitchell Musso) is a kid who knows that the house across the street is haunted.… Continue Reading

“Cars”: A Zooming Film!

2.5 stars out of 5 (decent, but nothing special) The creators of two very good movies, “The Incredibles” and “Finding Nemo,” are back, as they bring us “Cars,” a movie where cars rule and humans don’t even exist! Lightning McQueen (Owen Wilson) is a hot rod race car who is in a big race that… Continue Reading