Reviews for what your kids want to watch (before they watch it)

Trusted ratings created with families in mind.
Bombshell
Movie

Bombshell

Mature sexual misconduct drama brings headlines to life. Full expert review
Jumanji: The Next Level
Movie

Jumanji: The Next Level

Charming sequel offers generational humor but can get dark. Full expert review
Playmobil: The Movie
Movie

Playmobil: The Movie

Bland and unoriginal but may still amuse young kids. Full expert review
The Aeronauts
Movie

The Aeronauts

Perilous science adventure lifts but doesn't soar. Full expert review
The Moodys
TV

The Moodys

Holiday family comedy is warm and winning, but nothing new. Full expert review

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Help kids learn the value of caring about others and behaving toward them with affection, generosity, and concern.
Sesame Street

TV That Inspires Compassion

Help kids learn the value of caring about others and behaving toward them with affection, generosity, and concern.
The Busy World of Richard Scarry

TV That Promotes Communication

Help kids learn the value of thoughtful listening and clear expression and the importance of honoring differences.
A Bug's Life

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How Plugged-In Families Can Have a Device-Free(ish) Holiday

The trick is to downsize -- not demolish -- your family's reliance on technology over the holidays.
How to Use Google's Family Link App

How to Use Google's Family Link App

When you can see -- and control -- how much time you spend on your devices, it helps the whole family make mindful choices.
What's the Best Game Console for Kids?

What's the Best Game Console for Kids?

Whether you want portability, virtual reality, or family-friendly games, new game consoles offer a range of options to suit your needs.
Answers to Parents' Top Questions About Smart Speakers

Answers to Parents' Top Questions About Smart Speakers

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