Movie Reviews

 
Arrival Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 11+
Great, deeply thoughtful, compassionate sci-fi tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Continue reading Watch review
Watership Down (1978) Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Book-based animated tale has intense peril, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1978)
Continue reading
 
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Epic but violent adventure offers diversity, role models.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Continue reading Watch review
The History of Future Folk Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Quirky indie sci-fi film has positive messages about music.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Continue reading
Tigerland Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 11+
Insightful but intense documentary about tiger conservation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
Continue reading
The Gods Must Be Crazy II Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Charming sequel retains madcap whimsy of family classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1990)
Continue reading
The Big Year Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 11+
Sweet travelogue/comedy is tame but not aimed at kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
Continue reading Watch review
A Far Off Place Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 11+
African survival tale not for sensitive animal lovers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
Continue reading
The Golden Seal Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 11+
Family drama pits tween boy against adult greed.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1983)
Continue reading
Please Stand By Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 11+
Well-performed dramedy about fangirl with autism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
Continue reading
Zathura: A Space Adventure Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Sci-fi adventure has salty language, peril, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Continue reading
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Fourth Indy isn't perfect, but it's fun for series fans.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
Continue reading Watch review
Jumanji: The Next Level Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Charming sequel offers generational humor but can get dark.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
Continue reading Watch review
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Silly but exuberant sci-fi adventure has fantasy violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
Continue reading Watch review
Wolf Summer Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 11+
Perilous wildlife adventure; girl in danger, animal deaths.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
Continue reading
Titan A.E. Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 11+
A so-so animated feature aimed at an older crowd.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
Continue reading
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)
Continue reading Watch review
Voltron: Fleet of Doom Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Dated '80s animated film has frequent violence, scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
Continue reading
Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Painfully stupid but kids love it. Go figure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
Continue reading
The Great Outdoors Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 11+
Good cast can't help lame man vs. nature farce.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
Continue reading

Pages