Mischief and slapstick fail to charm in un-smurfy sequel.
Teen-friendly fantasy romance doesn't live up to the book.
Superb, entertaining animated musical has some scary stuff.
Even decades later, one of the best family films ever made.
Hilarious crossover movie combines best of both worlds.
Beautifully animated "fairy" tale teaches about teamwork.
Animated adventure amuses but doesn't live up to its title.
Short and sweet adventure about a generous witch.
Ponies turn into teens in cute but highly commercial 'toon.
Toy franchise cub misbehaves but learns lessons.
Violent, muddy, but spirited movie from classic pulp tales.
Not enough magic to mostly unfunny Carell-Carrey comedy.
Dueling personalities clash in likable series follow-up.
Fantasy violence eased by humor in tween-friendly adventure.
Family-friendly adventure full of magic and battles.
Colorful prequel is scarier, less magical than the original.
Famed Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki brings his considerable talents to this beautiful and thoroughly original story.
A great way to introduce your family to Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki.
Lush book adaptation mixes romance, fantasy, some violence.
Enormous scale and spectacle, but weak characters, story.
Tolkien tale isn't as great as LOTR, but better for tweens.
Holiday icons defend childhood in gorgeous adventure.
Sequels offer more peril and scares than original.
Darling royal tot is steeped in princess stereotypes.
Overly complicated Mexican anime has some scares.