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Scooby-Doo and the Witch's Ghost

By Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 7+

Twists, suspense, and action in creepy series mystery.

Movie NR 1999 66 minutes
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Community Reviews

age 6+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 7+

Nice spooky Halloween movie for all ages

It would scare some younger viewers yes, but overall pretty harmless and it's more of a classic case of "depends on the kid" it's at least less frightening than say "Zombie Island". Unimportant side note: Regarding below "educational value" the one star is pretty apt because it gets a LOT of stuff about Wicca wrong so it could give your children misinformation about other religions. Not super bad ,but still.

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age 6+

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (3 ):
Kids say (2 ):

Reliably comic-scary and making the most of the Scooby-Doo gang's silly likability, this 1999 adventure is traditionally farcical and very fan-friendly; Tim Curry's guest starring role is a bonus. The familiar voice actors Scott Innes, Mary Kay Bergman, B.J. Ward, and Fred Welker bring spirit and fun to their characters. This tale is more action-heavy than some of the others, but it's all exaggerated (Scooby-Doo and Shaggy tremble in fear countless times in this adventure) and even the most dastardly villains are dispensed with in short order, with humor as the main component. Scooby-Doo and the Witch's Secret isn't for little kids or super-sensitive ones who have difficulty discerning pretend violence from the real deal.

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