Reviews for what your kids are into (before they get into it)

Trusted ratings created with families in mind.
The Suicide Squad
Movie

The Suicide Squad

Gory and vulgar, but fun, with a surprising amount of heart. Full expert review
Vivo
 
Movie

Vivo

Touching musical about family and love has a little peril. Full expert review
Jungle Cruise
Movie

Jungle Cruise

Ride-based adventure is fun, if predictable; peril, scares. Full expert review
The Green Knight
Movie

The Green Knight

Sex, violence in knight's dreamlike, entrancing adventure. Full expert review
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD
Game

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD

Stellar fantasy adventure gets refreshed for the Switch. Full expert review
Outer Banks
TV

Outer Banks

Slick teen mystery drama series is an edgy guilty pleasure. Full expert review
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