All Reviews

AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Super-relatable heroine, lots of middle-school drama.
csm_book
By Erin Entrada Kelly
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Sondheim's fairy tale musical is dark, complex, sublime.
csm_movie
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Angsty musical romance has great songs, uneven plot.
csm_movie
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
Update of classic musical is cute but a bit hokey.
csm_movie
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Gay teen's coming out becomes a musical in fun, campy novel.
csm_book
By David Levithan
(2015)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Kids immersed in fun art world, pay as you go.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
Bleak portrait of a brilliant but drug-addled jazz pianist.
csm_movie
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Bland biopic with a few mature references.
csm_movie
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Subscribe for fave shows; might want more parent control.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Sequel trumpets positive messages but shows weed, drinking.
csm_movie
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Powerful romantic drama depicts the downside of celebrity.
csm_movie
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Teen transplanted to Ireland finds her way in moving tale.
csm_book
By Jessie Ann Foley
(2014)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Musical adaptation has charming stars; some racy stuff.
csm_movie
In Theaters Now
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
An exceptionally fun, challenging, and charming game.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Predictable, faith-centric film about marital fidelity.
csm_movie
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Uneven animated musical is stranger than it is magical.
csm_movie
In Theaters Now
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Upbeat tale of teen songwriter has vivid '60s backdrop.
csm_book
By Cynthia Weil
(2015)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Gorgeous, uplifting picture-book bio of the Queen of Gospel.
csm_book
By Nina Nolan
(2015)
AGE
16
QUALITY
 
Touching drama about father remembering lost son with music.
csm_movie
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Musical melodrama lacks charisma but is fine for tweens.
csm_movie
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)

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