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Parents' Guide to

Trolls Holiday

By Jenny Nixon, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 6+

Holiday-themed show will give Trolls fans the warm fuzzies.

Movie NR 2017 26 minutes
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A Lot or a Little?

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

Community Reviews

age 7+

Based on 5 parent reviews

age 5+
age 6+

Much worse than the original

Similarly high-octane music and graphics as the original Trolls, which we love, but some disturbing themes, as other reviewers have pointed out. My 3.5 year old still enjoyed it and wanted to watch again, but a lot of the jokes were going over her head and IMO inappropriate for her.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much consumerism

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (5 ):
Kids say (10 ):

With a likable cast, a cute (if slight) story, and a fun soundtrack of cover songs, this is a short but sweet holiday special that will entertain kids who loved the movie. It also might make parents chuckle with cheeky pop-culture references. Poppy (Anna Kendrick) and Branch (Justin Timberlake) play great off each other, and seeing the ongoing friendship between Poppy and lovelorn scullery maid Bridget (Zooey Deschanel) adds a nice bit of continuity. Poppy and Bridget are really good friends to one another, and Trolls Holiday does a nice job demonstrating how people can resolve their differences through honest communication. There are fun callbacks to the original film (Cloud Guy, anyone?) and the mixture of animation styles is playful and crafty-cool.

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