Action-packed animated sequel is best for diehard fans.
Tedious Madagascar rip-off with some crude humor.
Adventure sequel is clunky but has positive role models.
Spectacular book adaptation is great for tweens and up.
Some conflict and minor violence in Pixar rip-off.
Excellent family flick loaded with feel-good messages.
Message-heavy mystery has boy dealing with parents' divorce.
Formulaic-but-exciting family action-adventurer.
Action-packed kids' film fun, with a few sputters.
IMAX movie has nice flight sequences, awful acting.
Inventive movie that families can watch together.
So-so spy movie for kids featuring Emma Roberts.
Exciting dog sled story has some cartoonish violence.
Exciting kid space-action without being too scary.
Super-nostalgic superhero adventure still soars.
Good intro to older movies for kids; watch for stereotypes.
Outdated superhero movie may interest older kids.
Witty, action-packed superadventure with big themes.