All Reviews

age 12+
 
Kubrick's sci-fi masterpiece is still relevant.
On DVD/Streaming
(1991)
csm_book
age 12+
 
Boy genius trains to crush alien invasion in sci-fi classic.
By Orson Scott Card
(2005)
csm_movie
age 12+
 
Lots of fun, but too scary for some kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2002)
csm_movie
age 12+
 
Classic franchise gets new life; OK for older kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2009)
age 12+
 
Sci-fi comic-strip movie is too intense for younger kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2007)
csm_movie
age 12+
 
Mars-based action epic has strong fantasy violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
csm_movie
age 12+
 
Over-the-top sci-fi action with great special effects.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
csm_music
age 12+
 
Campy debut from retro-mod punk pioneers.
By B-52's
(1979)
age 12+
 
Cinderella as a futuristic cyborg. Pretty cool.
By Marissa Meyer
(2012)
csm_movie
age 12+
 
Third alien adventure is fun, less memorable than the first.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Running agency fun at first, but it's easy to lose interest.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2012)
csm_game
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Tough, fresh strategy game is like Civilization in space.
Platforms: Windows
(2012)
csm_game
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Econ becomes interesting when running interstellar company.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Mobile planetarium brings night sky up close, beautifully.
Devices: Android
(2013)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Impressive tool for stargazing, learning about astronomy.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Beautiful astronomy resource is rich with information.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
age 12+
 
Action-packed Star Trek sequel has good story, characters.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
csm_movie
age 12+
 
Exciting sci-fi action and warm father-son bonding.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
csm_game
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Decision-making sim shows that choices have shades of gray.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2012)
csm_movie
age 12+
 
Loud robots vs. monsters movie could have used more heart.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)

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