All Reviews

The Misadventures of Max Crumbly 1: Locker Hero Book Poster Image
age 9+
Fun middle school adventure perfect for reluctant readers.
By Rachel Renee Russell
(2016)
Steppy Pants App Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun but frustrating walking sim with in-app purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Get a Job Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Predictable workplace comedy has drugs, sex, swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
American Girl: Lea to the Rescue Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Action-packed jungle mystery has suspense, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Snow Like Ashes: Snow Like Ashes, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Compelling fantasy world has some storytelling hiccups.
By Sara Raasch
(2014)
The New Adventures of Peter Pan TV Poster Image
age 6+
Modern take on classic characters has positive messages.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2016)
BrainDead TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Odd mix of sci-fi, politics is a mockery of modern problems.
Network: CBS
(2016)
The Young Messiah Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Intense drama about Jesus' boyhood looks good, lacks zest.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Eddie the Eagle Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Crowd-pleasing underdog story gets a little racy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
10 Cloverfield Lane Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Sci-fi thriller mixes violence, locked-room tension.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
London Has Fallen Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Disappointing sequel is lifeless, violent, and depressing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Hello, My Name Is Doris Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Sally Field gives a fabulous performance in quirky romcom.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
45 Years Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Quietly powerful drama about marriage and memory.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Halo: Spartan Strike App Poster Image
age 13+
High-quality shooter rewards players for racking up kills.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Windows Phone
(2016)
The Nocturnals: The Mysterious Abductions Book Poster Image
age 7+
Sweet, wacky series start has strong values, scary moments.
By Tracey Hecht
(2016)
If You Ever Want to Bring a Piano to the Beach, Don't! Book Poster Image
age 3+
Silliness reigns when determined girl drags piano to beach.
By Elise Parsley
(2016)
People's List TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Light pop culture news full of celebrity headlines.
Network: ABC
(2016)
Odin Sphere Leifthrasir Game Poster Image
age 12+
Solid but repetitive action steeped in Norse mythology.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2016)
Hearts of Iron IV Game Poster Image
age 12+
Highly detailed, frustratingly complex look at WWII.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2016)
Mother, May I Sleep with Danger? TV Poster Image
age 15+
Blood, sexual violence in campy TV horror remake.
Network: Lifetime
(2016)

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