Want personalized picks that fit your family?

Set preferences to see our top age-appropriate picks for your kids.

Go to For Your Family

Movie Reviews

Spirited Away Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 9+
Magnificent movie with scary creatures and a strong heroine.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
Continue reading
Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Too mature for the kids who are reading the book.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
Continue reading
Catch That Kid Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 9+
Painfully bad. A real head-scratcher.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
Continue reading
Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Action comedy has some cartoonish violence, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
Continue reading
Sister, Sister TV Poster Image
age 9+
Separated twins reunite as teens -- tweens OK.
Network: Disney Channel
(1994)
Continue reading
Yu-Gi-Oh! The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 9+
More infomercial than movie. For series fans only.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
Continue reading
National Treasure Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 9+
Historical adventure is a fun romp for tweens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
Continue reading
The Bad Beginning: A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 9+
A cliff-hanging orphan adventure wrapped in black humor.
By Lemony Snicket
(1999)
Continue reading
I Am David Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 9+
Beautiful, gentle adaptation of classic novel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Continue reading
Xiaolin Showdown TV Poster Image
age 9+
Unlikely plots and martial arts clichés.
Network: WB
(2003)
Continue reading
F-Zero TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 9+
Farfetched heroes are too intense for little kids.
Network: Fox
(2004)
Continue reading
A Christmas Carol (1984) Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Bleak but solid adaptation of Dickens' classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
Continue reading
Dinosaur King TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 9+
Card-game-based anime has too many fierce battles.
Network: CW
(2007)
Continue reading
Yu-Gi-Oh! Capsule Monsters TV Poster Image
age 9+
Oh no! Another subpar show based on a card game.
Network: Fox
(2006)
Continue reading
Where the Red Fern Grows Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Moving version of the classic novel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1974)
Continue reading
The Hobbit Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 9+
Brilliantly written, inventive pre-LOTR tale.
By J.R.R. Tolkien
(1937)
Continue reading
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Book Poster Image
age 9+
A classic that both adults and kids love.
By Lewis Carroll
(1865)
Continue reading
The Penderwicks: A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy Book Poster Image
age 9+
Sisters romp through summer in old-fashioned charmer.
By Jeanne Birdsall
(2005)
Continue reading
Get Ed TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 9+
A dizzy cyber chase that lacks common sense.
Network: Freeform, Toon Disney
(2005)
Continue reading
Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo TV Poster Image
age 9+
Body-hair martial arts antics are the pits.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2005)
Continue reading

Pages