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Movie Reviews

The Borrowers Book Poster Image
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age 7+
Classic tale a bit slow but retains its appeal.
By Mary Norton
(2003)
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Wallace & Gromit in Three Amazing Adventures Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Witty Claymation shorts with whole-family appeal.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1990)
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Prehistoric Park TV Poster Image
age 7+
Time-traveling animal rescues are hokey at best.
Network: Animal Planet
(2006)
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DinoSapien TV Poster Image
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age 7+
So-so dino story gets boost from impressive CGI.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2007)
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Benji Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Adorable stray dog in '70s classic; some peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1974)
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Prehistoric Planet TV Poster Image
age 7+
Beautifully animated "nature" docu for dino fans.
Network: Discovery Kids
(2002)
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Dino Squad TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Tween cartoon offers action but little substance.
Network: CBS
(2007)
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Chicken Run Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Charming animated escape tale has some peril, scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Power Rangers Dino Thunder TV Poster Image
age 7+
Cheesy violence is still too strong for littlest viewers.
Network: Toon Disney
(2004)
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Scooby-Doo! Legend of the Phantosaur Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Funny dinosaur-ghost adventure is too spooky for young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Fossil Fighters: Champions Game Poster Image
age 7+
Pokemon-ish sequel makes dinosaur-hunting less repetitive.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
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The Retrievers Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Adorable puppies are the highlight of illogical movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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Kinect Rush: A Disney-Pixar Adventure Game Poster Image
age 7+
Highly physical game can be both fun and frustrating.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
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Beethoven's 3rd Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Pointless sequel filled with predictable comedic pratfalls.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Beethoven's 4th Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Potty humor abounds in predictable sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Lenny the Wonder Dog Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Slapstick kid/dog adventure is nothing to bark home about.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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Scooby-Doo and the Alien Invaders Movie Poster Image
age 7+
"Those meddling kids" encounter brief alien scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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I Heart Shakey Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Father-daughter dog tale swings from sweet to over the top.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Vampire Dog Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Anti-bullying messages weighed down by predictable plot.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Dog with a Blog TV Poster Image
age 7+
Goofy sitcom celebrates families, raises discussion points.
Network: Disney Channel
(2012)
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