All Reviews

age 10+
Harry Potter weaves magical spells for tweens.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2005)
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age 14+
Great collection of hits; lots of sexy lyrics.
By Destiny's Child
(2005)
age 13+
Replicates rowdy TV wrestling -- for teens.
Platforms: PlayStation 2
(2005)
age 18+
A family of sadistic killers—a big no for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2005)
age 9+
Unoriginal, unfunny slapstick holiday fare.
On DVD/Streaming
(2005)
age 18+
Sexist, nasty, tedious; ill-suited for anyone.
By 50 Cent
(2005)
age 14+
One of the greatest novels of the 20th century.
By J. D. Salinger
(1969)
age 8+
Bright, spirited, and edgy version of Willy Wonka.
On DVD/Streaming
(2005)
age 10+
Fourth Potter has brilliant plotting -- and dragons.
By J. K. Rowling
(2000)
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age 9+
'40s Australian adventure has casual racism, outdated feel.
On DVD/Streaming
(2005)
age 6+
Fast-paced math drills for young kids.
Platforms: Windows
(2005)
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age 7+
Educational games featuring Garfield.
URL: http://professorgarfield.org/
(2005)
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age 9+
Multifacted tale hits the mark with wit, depth.
By Frank Cottrell Boyce
(2005)
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age 10+
Stellar science series expands curious minds.
Network: PBS
(2005)
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age 5+
Classic superhero cartoon still saves the day.
Network: Boomerang
(2005)
age 17+
Animated TV parody finds humor in sex, violence.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2005)
age 10+
Classic morality tales still make you think.
Network: Syfy, Syndicated
(2005)
age 14+
Teen survives abuse by mentally ill older sister.
By Norma Fox Mazer
(2000)
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age 9+
Subpar Power Rangers rip-off has muddled messages.
Network: WB
(2005)
age 13+
Well-meaning show with the usual reality TV drama.
Network: MTV
(2005)

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