All Reviews

csm_tv
age 11+
Thrilling live musical is fun, has iffy messages galore.
Network: Fox
(2016)
csm_tv
age 14+
Scary medical imagery in messy resurrection sci-fi drama.
Network: Fox
(2016)
csm_app
age 12+
Solid but slow strategy RPG encourages in-app purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
csm_tv
age 14+
Clever, broad cop-show spoof has cursing, off-color jokes.
Network: TBS
(2016)
csm_movie
age 15+
Woody Allen collegiate/crime drama fun, if not innovative.
On DVD/Streaming
(2016)
age 16+
Final (hopefully!) entry in sputtered-out spook series.
On DVD/Streaming
(2016)
csm_app
age 6+
LEARNING
Sandbox world-builder offers a great intro for younger kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
age 3+
LEARNING
Intro to six instruments and styles is sweet but limited.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
age 6+
LEARNING
Create silly (or mildly scary) mix-and-match monsters.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
age 6+
LEARNING
Cutesy game-design experience empowers young visual coders.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
age 6+
Prequel 'toon warms the heart but can't match movie's mojo.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
csm_movie
age 10+
Predictable father-daughter tale has solid messages, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(2016)
age 7+
Slightly spooky sequel isn't stellar, but fine for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(2016)
 
csm_movie
age 12+
Excellent space thriller mixes peril, charm, real science.
On DVD/Streaming
(2016)
csm_app
age 16+
Flexible network allows chat with strangers, shares locale.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2016)
age 4+
Moving story of bear that inspired Winnie-the-Pooh.
By Lindsay Mattick
(2015)
age 3+
LEARNING
More about magic-carpet rides than math in this sparkly app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
age 16+
Profoundly moving tale of parents and terminally ill son.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
age 11+
Cool, immersive 360-degree movies, but no content filters.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
age 3+
LEARNING
Stellar clips (and games!) right at your fingertips.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)

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