The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales

Movie review by Barbara Shulgasser-Parker, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 5+

Cheeky farm animals save a baby (and Christmas).

G 2018 83 minutes

Parents say

age 6+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 5+

Based on 1 review

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age 6+

Another Santa doubter

We are big Ernest and Celestine fans. This was not as good but still entertaining. Only thing - I hate children's movies that seem intended to include younger viewers in its audience and the calls out 2 characters for still believing that Santa (Father Christmas) is real. Postpone or skip this one if your child still believes in Santa!
age 6+

Fun, well made movie

We all enjoyed this. I don't know why it has only three stars on Common Sense. The quality is excellent, and the whole family can watch it together. (I almost said five stars, but I try to save that rating for the most enduring classics.) I thought the second act was a bit harrowing, with the chicks in danger and the fox in a moral quandary, but my seven year old was fine with it.

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