Holiday icons defend childhood in gorgeous adventure.
Fanboy humor + an evil villain = Scooby laughs.
Forgettable British kid comedy is pretty horrid indeed.
Deeply felt anime about loneliness and friendship.
Positive messages can't save worst film in action series.
Touching holiday follow-up will please original's fans.
Animated LEGOs battle evil to save the planet and sell toys.
Surprisingly touching adventure has sad moments amid comedy.
Offbeat family adventure may charm adults more than kids.
Action-packed adventure a fun bet for young superhero fans.
Dog-centric adventure drama is age-appropriate but bland.
Foreign fairy tale teaches cultural understanding.
This offbeat adventure features Jodie Foster and tween star Abigail Breslin, whose charm and ingenuity carry the show.
Predictable family fantasy not as good as book.
Kitschy '70s Pippi is kid adventure-fantasy at its best.
Kitschy '70s Pippi adventures still fun, but no pirates.