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Koala Brothers: Outback Christmas

By Brian Costello, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 3+

Short animated feature filled with cooperation, teamwork.

Movie NR 2006 48 minutes
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age 13+

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age 13+

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Our review:
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Kids say: Not yet rated

This is a sweet animated feature that shows the importance of teamwork, what good friends will do for friends in need, and the meaning of togetherness during the holiday season. While it's way too simplistic for older kids, younger children will find much to enjoy, and parents will find entertainment in the quirky characters and take heart from their positive messages.

It isn't a very complicated story -- parents and kids looking for something with more weight and depth should look elsewhere -- but for entertainment geared toward younger audiences, Koala Brothers: Outback Christmas manages to convey positive messages without being preachy and shows eternal Christmastime values without being corny. It's quirky, gentle, and enjoyable.

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