Find the best for your family

See what's streaming, limit strong violence or language, and find picks your kids will love with Common Sense Media Plus.

Join now

TV Reviews

The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King Game Poster Image
age 14+
High-intensity play enjoyable for teen LOTR fans.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2003)
Continue reading
The Prestige Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 14+
Rival magicians battle in smart, dark period tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
Continue reading
Practical Magic Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 14+
Quirky, uneven romcom with some witchy violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1998)
Continue reading
City of Ashes: The Mortal Instruments, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
City of Bones sequel is gripping but a lot gorier.
By Cassandra Clare
(2008)
Continue reading
Breaking Dawn: The Twilight Saga, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Last book of supernatural soap saga is slightly more mature.
By Stephenie Meyer
(2008)
Continue reading
Kin: The Good Neighbors, Book One Book Poster Image
age 14+
Spiderwick author's graphic novel for teen fans only.
By Holly Black
(2008)
Continue reading
Once a Witch Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 14+
Mildly bewitching with strong female characters.
By Carolyn MacCullough
(2009)
Continue reading
Fire Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 14+
Stellar fantasy heroine in mature action-adventure/romance.
By Kristin Cashore
(2009)
Continue reading
Wither: The Chemical Garden Trilogy, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Mature dystopian fantasy with polygamy, teen pregnancy.
By Lauren DeStefano
(2011)
Continue reading
Bruce Almighty Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 14+
Happily deranged comedy has typical Carrey humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
Continue reading
Samurai Jack TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 14+
Japanese warrior fights evil in violence-heavy cartoon.
Network: Boomerang, Cartoon Network
(2001)
Continue reading
Mermaids Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 14+
'90s coming-of-age tale has sex, drinking, cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1990)
Continue reading
Equinox: Interactive Twilight RPG Website Poster Image
age 14+
Twilight lives on in shared creative writing site.
URL: http://www.equinoxrpg.com/
(2009)
Continue reading
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Sexy honeymoon, disturbing pregnancy dominate latest movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
Continue reading Watch review
Nightshade, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Gripping werewolf thriller explores lust more than love.
By Andrea Cremer
(2010)
Continue reading
Wolfsbane: Nightshade, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Steamy werewolf sequel ups the thrills, violence, and sex.
By Andrea Cremer
(2011)
Continue reading
The Death Cure: Maze Runner Trilogy, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 14+
No sunny wrap-up to this very dark, mature series.
By James Dashner
(2011)
Continue reading
Glitch Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 14+
Fascinating, funky MMO creates topsy-turvy world; open chat.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
Continue reading
Frankenstein Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 14+
Classic of scientist haunted by his creation still timely.
By Mary Shelley
(2011)
Continue reading
Daughter of Smoke & Bone, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Dynamic writing sets intense angel romance apart.
By Laini Taylor
(2011)
Continue reading

Pages