Every week EW’s Dalton Ross and his wife, writer Christina Kelly, have a… um, lively discussion about what movie they should watch with their two children (Dale, 12, and Violet, 10) that weekend. Now they make their cases publicly and you get to vote on the choices and settle the argument. The power is in your hands, people. Last week, Christina’s selection of ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ scored a surprise victory over Dalton’s pick of ‘Coraline.’ Read on and then vote.
Dalton’s Pick: The Sandlot (1993)
The cool thing about our kids aging up is that I can now take them to see “older” films that we can all enjoy (and when I say “all,” I am excluding my wife who wants nothing to do with most of my movie interests). Lately, we’ve been enjoying the early James Bond flicks, and we had a blast at The Hobbit. But after this onslaught of more mature movies, I found myself craving a good old-fashioned yarn about a gaggle of precocious youngsters. And youngsters are never more precocious than when at the center of a kids’ sports movie. Seeing as how we already skated through The Mighty Ducks, it is time to enter…The Sandlot. READ FULL STORY »