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

All Reviews

Under the Sea 3D Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 6+
Stunning vision of the beautiful -- and fragile -- ocean.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
Continue reading Watch review
Free Willy: Escape from Pirate's Cove Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Mild orca-tainment with adorable Bindi Irwin.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
Continue reading
Ponyo Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 5+
Miyazaki's stunning adventure is geared to younger kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
Continue reading Watch review
Nature's Most Amazing Events TV Poster Image
age 6+
More stunning nature TV from Planet Earth team.
Network: Discovery Channel
(2009)
Continue reading
The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea Movie Poster Image
age 5+
An uninspired rehash of the first movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
Continue reading
Jonathan Bird's Blue World TV Poster Image
age 5+
Explorers introduce kids to diversity of marine life.
Network: PBS
(2008)
Continue reading
Surf's Up Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 5+
Kids will dive into penguin adventure, dude.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
Continue reading Watch review
The Reef Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 6+
Animated ocean tale has lots of scuffles and bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
Continue reading
Blue Planet TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 6+
Stunning undersea footage trumps a few storytelling flaws.
Network: Planet Green
(2002)
Continue reading
Fooled by Nature TV Poster Image
age 6+
Series puts families' nature know-how to the test.
Network: Animal Planet
(2007)
Continue reading
Romeo & Juliet: Sealed with a Kiss Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Low-budget cartoon tells classic story with hopeful ending.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
Continue reading
Happy Feet Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 5+
Ultra-cute kid flick has a few scary, emotional moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
Continue reading
A Fish Tale (Help! I'm a Fish) Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Animated sea adventure with kid heroes, music, mild scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
Continue reading
Jabberjaw TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 5+
Scooby-Doo underwater, with a shark!
Network: Boomerang
(1976)
Continue reading
March of the Penguins Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Stunning, loving documentary; some intense peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Continue reading
Kenny the Shark TV Poster Image
age 6+
Shark tale OK, but offers little splash for kids.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2003)
Continue reading
The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Very similar to the edgy animated TV show.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
Continue reading
The Snorks TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 5+
Go adventuring with these underwater Smurfs.
Network: Boomerang
(1984)
Continue reading
The Little Mermaid TV Poster Image
age 5+
Spin-off sinks for everyone except besotted fans.
Network: Toon Disney
(1992)
Continue reading
Pokemon Heroes Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 5+
Below-average for series and too violent for younger kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
Continue reading

Pages