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VeggieTales: Merry Larry & the True Light of Christmas

By Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Simple, faith-based look at the true meaning of Christmas.

Movie NR 2013 47 minutes
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This was my first time to see this episode, though I've been watching Veggie Tales, since the '90's, with my children. This was excellent, heartwarming and inspiring. Enjoyed Si Robertson narrating, the pun on mall cop, and over all story plot of caring for others. Thank you!

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Simplicity, humor, clever music and songs, and a desire to inspire good works and faith are the trademarks of The Veggie Tales. This entry is no exception. There's a pervasive gentleness and an earnest wish to connect to kids in a positive way. Some entries in the Christian series are more religious than others; because this episode is about Christmas, the values are very clearly tied to God and the birth of Jesus. Still, the underlying message is about giving, helping, and "loving thy neighbor," which works in any season.

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