TV Reviews

Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker TV Poster Image
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Solid drama highlights the life of legendary entrepreneur.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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American Factory Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Engaging doc about Chinese firm opening U.S. plant; cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Dumbo Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Visually impressive remake is sweet but sometimes dark.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Teen Titans Go! To the Movies Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Irreverent, immature comedy cleverly mocks superhero genre.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Edgy high school disaster comedy is memorably offbeat.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Camp Cool Kids Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Faith-based summer camp tale deals with bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Air Bound Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Animated mouse adventure with emotional intensity, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Champions Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Profoundly moving docu about dog rescue and recovery.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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We Bare Bears TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Hilarious bear bros. try to fit into tech-heavy human world.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2015)
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Inazuma Eleven TV Poster Image
age 8+
Misfit soccer team teaches perseverance, overcoming fears.
Network: Hulu
(2014)
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Next Goal Wins Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Captivating, moving sports docu; some swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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The Whole Gritty City Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Vibrant, poignant, inspiring music docu; some profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Undeclared TV Poster Image
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age 14+
First-rate college dramedy has drinking, sexy stuff.
Network: Fox
(2001)
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Call the Midwife TV Poster Image
age 14+
Sublime British medical drama with explicit birth scenes.
Network: BBC America
(2012)
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Akeelah and the Bee Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Inspiring drama about a champion speller; OK for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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Swiss Family Robinson Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Good intro to older movies for kids; watch for stereotypes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1960)
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Willow Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Magic-filled fantasy adventure with a few battle scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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The Princess Bride Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Witty, winsome fairy tale for the whole family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Inspiring docu retells kids' poignant escape from Nazis.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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