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The Snow Queen: Magic of the Ice Mirror

By Barbara Shulgasser-Parker, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 6+

Sequel about hapless troll making amends has peril, scares.

Movie NR 2015 78 minutes
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A Lot or a Little?

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

Community Reviews

age 9+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 13+

A better movie

PG-13: mild thematic intensity and peril
age 7+

Snow Queen offers a wonderful entertainment for all ages and it will definitely be a movie to own in a near future.

I was engaged in the movie from the very first note until the last line of credits. The music is magnificent, graphics are jaw-dropping (3D is a must). I watched both versions, loved both but for the short at the beginning the 3D is suggested. There are undeniable similarities with Frozen, on the main character faces and other dynamics in the movie, but it stands by itself for the story, its powerful message and for the best animation ever.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (3 ):
Kids say (1 ):

While the movie is populated with many likable characters, it feels like a retread with many fuzzy plot points that will leave both kids and adults scratching their heads. The familiar theme of a good self fighting a bad self is at the heart of this chip off the Frozen iceberg. Yet since the "good" Orm is a cheater and a liar, small children may wonder what it is that separates him from the "evil" Orm trying to escape from inside the mirror. Overall The Snow Queen: Magic of the Ice Mirror is too confusing to keep most kids interested.

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