Movie Reviews

Babar: The Movie Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Animated elephant adventure has some peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1989)
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Hansel and Gretel Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Scary witch may be too intense for very young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Pippi's spirit shines through in OK '80s version.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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Superdad Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Dated gender roles, style eclipse appeal of '70s comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1973)
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The Secret Garden (1987) Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Friendship and teamwork shine in classic book adaptation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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The Man from Button Willow Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Animated cowboy adventure has light peril, outdated views.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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Bride of Boogedy Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Made-for-TV comedy horror sequel is spooky but silly.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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The Frog Prince Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Low-budget musical fairy-tale adaptation with a mean sister.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Fuzzbucket Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
E.T. knockoff about an imaginary friend.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Mr. Boogedy Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Kids expel creepy ghost from house; mild scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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The Richest Cat in the World Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Cute cat and kids can't save poorly made '80s comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus (1985) Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Animated tale is heavy on fantasy, has some scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1985)
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The Ghosts of Buxley Hall Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Dated ghostly hijinks lack panache but have family appeal.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1980)
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The Strongest Man in the World Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Dexter Riley trilogy falls flat in its final installment.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1975)
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The Castaway Cowboy Movie Poster Image
age 7+
'70s Disney adventure tale has mild peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1974)
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Live and Let Die Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
So-so '70s Bond entry has sex, drugs, action, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1973)
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Tintin: The Lake of Sharks Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Action-packed classic adventure has drinking, smoking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1972)
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Justin Morgan Had a Horse Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Engaging Disney tale about birth of a horse breed.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1972)
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Tales of Beatrix Potter Movie Poster Image
age 3+
While lovely, ballet version is hard for kids to follow.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1971)
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The Million Dollar Duck Movie Poster Image
age 6+
'70s comedy about duck that lays golden eggs.
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(Release Year: 1971)
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