Barney: Halloween Party

Movie review by Grace Montgomery, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 2+

Kids' favorite purple dinosaur teaches about fall fun.

NR 2009 50 minutes

Parents say

age 2+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 18+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 2+

Great Halloween fun!

I loved this movie as a kid! Now I nanny and this past Halloween I needed something fun but also educational to show to a 4 year old. This ticked off both boxes! He loved it! It's also has amazing race representation. I find that a lot of children's media nowadays is full of cartoon animals, so kids aren't seeing other children who look different from them. We are in a mostly white era but I want to make sure the kiddos I watch are seeing and understanding other races and cultures but at the baseline just understanding that there ARE other races. Barney definitely does the trick. This film was super engaging, light hearted, educational and goofy! Perfect for young kiddos.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

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