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At the Movies: January 25

"The Kid Who Would Be King"…

The Kid Who Would Be King

Old-school magic meets the modern world when young Alex stumbles upon the mythical sword Excalibur. He soon joins forces with a band of knights and the legendary wizard Merlin when the wicked enchantress Morgana threatens the future of mankind.

PG. Fantasy/Action. Directed by Joe Cornish. 2h 12m.

What the Internet Says

“With its retro-video-game score and 'Goonies'-style gang of misfit characters, the movie plays like a throwback to Spielberg-produced adventure films of the '80s.” – Variety

Our Take: Sounds like a charming family movie to see together over the weekend.