Movie Reviews

R.L. Stine's Monsterville: Cabinet of Souls Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Silly, scary ghoulfest has lots of peril, frights.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Niko: The Journey to Magika Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Bland animated adventure with bullying, demonic imagery.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Mummy, I'm a Zombie Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Zombies and high school issues in mildly scary sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Action-packed sequel still doesn't live up to book series.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Daddy, I'm a Zombie Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Zombies learn about friendship; lots of cartoonish violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
ParaNorman Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Cool-but-creepy monster flick is too scary for little kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
The Canterville Ghost Movie Poster Image
age 10+
TV movie version of Oscar Wilde classic has mild scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
Sarah Landon and the Paranormal Hour Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Clumsy, tween-focused thriller wastes potential.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
Monster House Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Frightful fun for tweens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
Dracula Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Classic vampire movie is more creepy than violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1931)
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Magical, with scares most 10-year-olds can handle.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Dragons II: Metal Ages Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Fantasy battles abound in this toy-inspired sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Fantastic, but kids are older, themes are darker.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
The Haunted Mansion Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Spooky movie based on Disneyland ride is dreadful.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
Scooby-Doo Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Too scary for most kids, too dumb for most teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
King Kong (1976) Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Bad script and acting ruin a classic story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1976)
Gremlins Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
A comic horror movie classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
Beetlejuice Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Early Tim Burton is creepy, dark fun for tweens and teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)