Delightful adventure has excellent friendship messages.
Horror film-themed TV special is sweet treat for families.
CGI reimagining presents sexier heroine, darker themes.
Bizarre 'toon gets laughs with absurdity, gross-out humor.
So-so anime series' focus is on product marketing ploys.
Unique story, positive messages bolster LEGO-themed series.
Hijinks, potty talk, friendly monsters in offbeat cartoon.
Bizarre characters, mediocre plots doom lackluster cartoon.
Formulaic toy-inspired series has some good messages, too.
Award-winning '90s series is violent but entertaining.
Magical preschool series with thoughtful physical component.
Spunky, well-rounded princess celebrates individuality.
Game-driven manga show is more confusing than entertaining.
Slapstick and satire has aged well but may bore kids.
Lively show combines great messages, pint-size dress-up fun.
Sweet friendship and cooperation in a gothic setting.
Outstanding anime is more violent than you'd expect.
Action, comedy, super-slugs, and great messages for tweens.
Lively series exposes preschoolers to concepts of time.
Fast-paced adventure 'toon is bogged down by marketing ties.
Movie-inspired show has strong relationships, role models.
Action-packed toon attacks messages with mixed results.
Clever sibling story has some spooky stuff for kids.
Witty reality satire continues with some stereotyping.
CGI enhances the magic of classic friendly characters.