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Dora the Explorer: Dora Saves the Snow Princess

By Nancy Davis Kho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 3+

Extra-long Dora episode sticks with the show's formula.

Movie NR 2008 93 minutes
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this movie.

Community Reviews

age 10+

Based on 7 parent reviews

age 18+


DO NOT WATCH WITH KIDS I would give 0 rating but obviously I cant do that! Dora is VERYYYYYYYY inappropriate, they have a scene of Dora and Diego KISSING! too much violence and HORRIBLE swearing, Dora smacks everybody in the face or back of the head, DO NOT SHOW TO ANYYYYYY KIDS!!!!

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 18+

The movie is way too inappropriate and violent!!!!!!

Instead of the map song, all i heard was Cardi B songs. I don't think they understand how inappropriate that is. And now all my kids say things like; "From the top" and "Make it drop" ??? I expected this Dora movie to teach them proper manners!!!! Also, there is way too many violence in the movie. Like the time when Dora and Boots threatened to dropkick Diego in the face!!! DO NOT SHOW TO CHILDREN UNDER 18!!

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (7 ):
Kids say (9 ):

There's a reason preschoolers and their parents admire Dora and her magic backpack. The story is simple enough for youngest kids to follow along, and in her characteristic fashion Dora stops the action to invite viewers to participate in the fun. Whether she and Boots (Regan Mizrahi) are exhorting kids to lean left and right to help them guide a sled, or asking them to shout out "Swiper No Swiping!" when they see a sly fox, the show's creators do what they can to provide an interactive viewing experience.

The effortless switch between English and Spanish will also be appreciated in bilingual households and those trying to support young foreign language learners. And in both the main story and the two shorter features, good behaviors like cooperating and being kind are reinforced.

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