All Reviews

Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII Game Poster Image
age 12+
Rich role-playing game with a powerful plot.
Platforms: PSP
(2008)
To Kill a Mockingbird Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Masterpiece with crucial lessons about prejudice.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1962)
Final Fantasy IV Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Remake of classic RPG, with complex adult themes.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2008)
Princess Mononoke Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Epic, compelling, and violent anime.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
Catching Fire: The Hunger Games, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Sequel just as gripping -- and brutal -- as the first.
By Suzanne Collins
(2009)
Leviathan Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Fast-paced World War I fantasy exciting yet low on violence.
By Scott Westerfeld
(2009)
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Book Poster Image
age 12+
Still one of the greatest American novels.
By Mark Twain
(1885)
Babette's Feast Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
A heartwarming feast for adults. May bore kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
Fast, Cheap & Out of Control Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Unusual documentary pointless but engrossing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1997)
Inherit the Wind Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Knock-out courtroom drama has deft comic touches.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1960)
As Easy as Falling Off the Face of the Earth Book Poster Image
age 12+
Summer adventure teen boys and parents will both love.
By Lynne Rae Perkins
(2010)
Romancing the Stone Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Well-written romance/adventure is tons of fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon Game Poster Image
age 12+
Terrific tactical RPG isn't suitable for younger gamers.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2009)
EA Sports Active Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Virtual personal trainers help families get fit on the Wii.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
Rear Window Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Hitchcock masterpiece stars peeping Jimmy Stewart.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1954)
Ferris Bueller's Day Off Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Despite language, iffy behavior, this is a comedy classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box Game Poster Image
age 12+
Compelling mystery full of devilishly fun logic puzzles.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
DiRT 2 Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Thrilling offroad racer with plenty of depth, variety.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS
(2009)
Quiz Show Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Outstanding drama about morals and our choices.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1994)
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Fabulous, but also violent and scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)

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