Elf Pets: A Fox Cub's Tale

Movie review by Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 4+

Lights, songs, and good cheer delight in short holiday tale.

NR 2019 28 minutes

Parents say

age 4+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 5+

Based on 1 review

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age 3+

28 Minutes of Product Placement

As soon as the Artic Fox cubs show up, you know what's going on. It's not even subtle. A cheaper, more cardboard Hallmark effort. There are far better choices that won't ding your pocketbook. Sad because our daughter really enjoys the Elf tradition - it could have been so much more.

This title has:

Too much consumerism
age 4+

A bad ad

This is an extended advertisement for an Elf Pets branded stuffed animal and accompanying book. The dialogue is painful and it looks straight from the “creepy teeth” school of computer animation. It’s cynical in what it’s pitching to kids and it’s hard for grown ups to watch.

This title has:

Too much consumerism

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