Lush book adaptation mixes romance, fantasy, some violence.
Tolkien tale isn't as great as LOTR, but better for tweens.
Colorful prequel is scarier, less magical than the original.
Final Twilight focuses on Edward and Bella's legacy.
Fantasy violence eased by humor in tween-friendly adventure.
Engaging third Narnia adventure is fun for tweens and up.
This action-packed fantasy brings the popular book series to life in what may be a surprise hit with your kids.
All-new 3-D Alice story is trippy and intense.
Terrific but intense mix of love, friendship, fear, sorrow.
Tween-friendly adaptation is darker than the first.
Book-based family fantasy is magical fun but also scary.
Timeless classic faithfully rendered.
Fantastic, but kids are older, themes are darker.
Outstanding, but much violence and scariness.
Boy bibliophile becomes part of fantasy tale.
Outstanding adventure, but very violent battle scenes.
Action- and creature-packed Potter sequel.
Fabulous, but also violent and scary.
First Potter movie is a magical ride but also intense.
Swashbuckling action, sweet romance, and fractured fairy-tale humor -- what's not to love?