Movie Reviews

Saints Row IV Re-Elected Game Poster Image
age 18+
Ridiculous, ribald action game full of mature content.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2020)
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Missile Command: Recharged App Poster Image
age 8+
Defend the skies in modern remake of the arcade classic.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Deep Sky Derelicts: Definitive Edition Game Poster Image
age 13+
Comic-styled sci-fi strategy suffers from repetitive play.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Star Wars: Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Action-packed end of iconic series falls short of greatness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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War of the Worlds TV Poster Image
age 13+
Adaptation of sci-fi dystopian classic is dry and overlong.
Network: Epix
(2020)
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Rad American History A-Z: Movements That Demonstrate the Power of the People Book Poster Image
age 12+
Great storytelling and context in fresh, dynamic history.
By Kate Schatz
(2020)
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Endlings TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Campy sci-fi series has heartwarming themes for families.
Network: Hulu
(2020)
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Cosmos: Possible Worlds TV Poster Image
age 10+
Visually stunning existential explorations dig deep.
Network: National Geographic Channel, Fox
(2020)
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Lego Legacy: Heroes Unboxed App Poster Image
age 8+
Strategic adventure grind wrapped in Lego slapstick fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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All the World: Better Learning App Poster Image
age 4+
Limited collection of kid-friendly videos; in-app purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Chirp Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Girl finds voice to call out harassment in triumphant tale.
By Kate Messner
(2020)
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Sega Ages Puyo Puyo 2 Game Poster Image
age 8+
Classic puzzler has a new home but shows its age.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2020)
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Odd Squad: Odd Beginnings TV Poster Image
age 5+
Problem-solving team takes resourcefulness on the road.
Network: PBS Kids
(2020)
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Bent Heavens Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Girl seeks revenge for father's abduction in tense thriller.
By Daniel Kraus
(2020)
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Dreams Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Extraordinary collection of powerful content-creation tools.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2020)
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A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Delightful family-friendly sequel has positive themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Sonic the Hedgehog Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Carrey lights up video game movie; peril, some drinking.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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Lego Masters TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Lego building competition is creative, fun, brand-heavy.
Network: Fox
(2020)
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Code the Robot. Save the Cat App Poster Image
age 8+
Create and play with cute, cat-friendly coding puzzler.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Journey to the Savage Planet Game Poster Image
age 13+
Sci-fi romp has sense of humor, also blood and adult themes.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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