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Dolly Parton's Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love TV Poster Image
age 7+
Lots of plot packed into tale of faith and holiday miracles.
Network: NBC
(2016)
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Once Upon a Sesame Christmas TV Poster Image
age 4+
Kindness saves unfriendly street in fun holiday story.
Network: HBO Family
(2016)
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Bad Santa 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Too-little, too-late sequel has sex, language, drinking.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Snowy Day TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Gratitude, diversity central to sweet book adaptation.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2016)
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If You Give a Mouse a Christmas Cookie TV Poster Image
age 4+
Book pals spread holiday cheer with friendly, funny tale.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2016)
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Penguin's Christmas Wish Book Poster Image
age 4+
Penguin learns meaning of holiday in warm, snowy romp.
By Salina Yoon
(2016)
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Almost Christmas Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Talented cast elevates dysfunctional-family holiday comedy.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
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What Light Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Charming, sweet, but bland holiday romance.
By Jay Asher
(2016)
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down Book Poster Image
age 8+
Halloween-themed 11th book a fun way to discuss kid scares.
By Jeff Kinney
(2016)
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Christmas Eve Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Holiday tale has big cast, worthy messages, flawed script.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Boo! A Madea Halloween Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Madea franchise is getting so tired it's scary.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
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Bad Kitty Scaredy-Cat Book Poster Image
age 4+
Halloween alphabet book is a howlingly funny treat.
By Nick Bruel
(2016)
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Ghosts Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Insightful, moving graphic novel of sisters facing fears.
By Raina Telgemeier
(2016)
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The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Halloween! Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Comical cat's holiday special teaches kids about courage.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Pac's Scary Halloween Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Some potty humor in bland, unoriginal Halloween tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Daddy's Home Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
A few laughs can't save crass Ferrell/Wahlberg comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Passion Live Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Stirring modern-day musical retelling of Easter story.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Night Before Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Holiday comedy is extremely vulgar but still kind of sweet.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Love the Coopers Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
All-star holiday comedy is too uneven to be memorable.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Santa's Apprentice Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Fresh take on familiar holiday themes; some bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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