Game Reviews

Operencia: The Stolen Sun Game Poster Image
age 13+
First-person fantasy adventure has light splashes of blood.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Just Mercy Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Effective, intense drama about racism and justice; swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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When You Know What I Know Book Poster Image
age 10+
Girl heals after sexual abuse in poignant novel in verse.
By Sonja K. Solter
(2020)
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The Song of Names Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Touching but slow mystery/drama about impact of Holocaust.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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I Still Believe Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Bring tissues for wholesome but sad Christian romance.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Deep Sky Derelicts: Definitive Edition Game Poster Image
age 13+
Comic-styled sci-fi strategy suffers from repetitive play.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Winterborne Home for Vengeance and Valor Book Poster Image
age 10+
Wild tale of orphans, billionaires, mansions, and murder.
By Ally Carter
(2020)
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A Hidden Life Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Depressing but poetic story of conscientious WWII objector.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Light in Hidden Places Book Poster Image
age 13+
Riveting true tale of Polish teen, Jewish family, Holocaust.
By Sharon Cameron
(2020)
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The Dog Doc Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Touching docu about pioneering holistic vet has sad moments.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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Never Rarely Sometimes Always Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Nonjudgmental teen abortion drama offers insight, info.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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Ride Like a Girl Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Woman gallops through boundaries in inspiring sports drama.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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Stargirl Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Gentle book-based school drama has positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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War of the Worlds TV Poster Image
age 13+
Adaptation of sci-fi dystopian classic is dry and overlong.
Network: Epix
(2020)
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The Seven Deadly Sins: Grand Cross App Poster Image
age 13+
Gorgeous action tale filled with fan service and repetition.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Ori and the Will of the Wisps Game Poster Image
age 10+
Beautiful run-and-jump adventure with environmental themes.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2020)
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Langrisser I & II Game Poster Image
age 13+
Player choice and complex gameplay define this series.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2020)
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Charlie's Angels (2019) Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Super fun reboot mixes female empowerment, lots of violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Little Joe Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Sci-fi dirge may create false worry for kids; mild violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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A Good Girl's Guide to Murder Book Poster Image
age 13+
Teen detective "unsolves" murder in riveting thriller.
By Holly Jackson
(2020)
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