CGI reimagining presents sexier heroine, darker themes.
Kindly spirit's charming tales have some iffy retro content.
Lesser-known spook 'toon has some merit for kids.
So-so anime series' focus is on product marketing ploys.
Flashy, funny intergalactic cartoon will appeal to kids.
Crude video game stars' TV series yields shallow laughs.
Positive messages, but markets NFL and teams to kids.
Unique story, positive messages bolster LEGO-themed series.
Hijinks, potty talk, friendly monsters in offbeat cartoon.
Friendship and heroics mark fun re-creation of arcade alum.
Crudity and absurdity abound in best pals' misadventures.
Formulaic toy-inspired series has some good messages, too.
'80s action toon still entertains with intricate storyline.
Lightweight movie spin-off with comic violence.
Superheroes' new look, comical feel invites younger kids.
Game-driven manga show is more confusing than entertaining.
Frenetic '80s cult fave with stereotypes hasn't aged well.
First responders teach kids important safety skills.
Just as cartoonishly violent as classic, plus stereotypes.
Action, comedy, super-slugs, and great messages for tweens.
Just OK anime series has strong product tie-ins.
Funny, well-rounded 'toon has great social messages.
Skater crew's antics mix friendship, slang, stereotypes.
Fun and action-packed ... for an extended toy commercial.
Hero finds super strength and responsibility with new peers.