Nationally recognized critic, Nell Minow The Movie Mom reviews movies to give a parent’s eye on media, culture and values. She gives each movie a grade and a suggestion for what age group you can bring to the movie. She is on with Rebecca Clark during the Midday Cafe every Thursday at 11:20 a.m. Nell’s website is

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Spider Man: No Way Home & The Tender Bar 12.16.21

Nell Minow The Movie Mom reviews “Spider Man: No Way Home”, “The Tender Bar” and “Nightmare Alley” this week on our podcast. Nell also has a special list on

West Side Story & Meet the Ricardos 12.9.21

This week Nell Minow the Movie Mom reviews “West Side Story” directed by Steven Spielberg.  She gave the movie an A- on her grading scale!  Nell also reviews “Meet

Get Back, Mix Tape and West Side Story 12.2.21

Nell talks about the upcoming films West Side Story, Mix tape and a fun and interesting show about the Beatles coming out titled “Get Back”.

King Richard, Ghostbusters & C’mon C’mon 11.18.21

It’s a big week!  Will Smith plays the father of Venus and Serena in ‘King Richard’, plus the new ‘Ghostbusters’ movie, and ‘C’mon C’mon’, one of the sweetest movies

Clifford The Big Red Dog & Home Sweet Home Alone 11.11.21

This week, Nell Minow The Movie Mom reviews “Clifford the Big Red Dog’ and ‘Home Sweet Home Alone’.  She also talks about ‘Belfast’ from Kenneth Branagh.