Movie Reviews

All This Time Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Message of teen love and grief gets lost in contrived plot.
By Mikki Daughtry, Rachael Lippincott
(2020)
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The Emperor's Newest Clothes Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Musical retelling has standout themes of honesty, humility.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Ministry of Broadcast App Poster Image
age 12+
Dystopian game's uneven controls pose challenges.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2020)
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All Together Now! Book Poster Image
age 12+
Moving story of quirky optimist finding hope after tragedy.
By Matthew Quick
(2020)
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Enola Holmes Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Entertaining period mystery has feminist messages, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Madagascar: A Little Wild TV Poster Image
age 5+
Lively, movie-inspired series has lots of positive messages.
Network: Hulu, Peacock
(2020)
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Channel Kindness: Stories of Kindness and Community Book Poster Image
age 12+
Lady Gaga's solid collection spotlights acts of compassion.
By Born This Way Foundation Reporters, Lady Gaga
(2020)
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WWE 2K Battlegrounds Game Poster Image
age 12+
WWE arcade fun hampered slightly by microtransactions.
Platforms: Google Stadia, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Noughts + Crosses TV Poster Image
age 12+
Some drinking, sharp commentary in cool sci-fi series.
Network: Peacock
(2020)
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Cats & Dogs 3: Paws Unite Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Silly sequel has mild peril and potty humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Chef's Table: BBQ TV Poster Image
age 12+
Hearty cooking show connects family, food, culture.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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Avatar, The Last Airbender: The Shadow of Kyoshi: The Kyoshi Novels, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Mystical hero propels intense Asian martial arts fantasy.
By F.C. Yee
(2020)
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Barbie Princess Adventure Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Royal musical has positive messages, mild peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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And She Could Be Next TV Poster Image
age 12+
Female candidates persevere in galvanizing, powerful docu.
Network: PBS
(2020)
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The Voting Booth Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Fast-paced novel about teens' quest to cast votes.
By Brandy Colbert
(2020)
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Grace’s Amazing Machines TV Poster Image
age 5+
Second installment of fun show still busts stereotypes.
Network: CBeebies
(2019)
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Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Candace Against the Universe Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Cosmic adventure offers more franchise fun for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Emily's Wonder Lab TV Poster Image
age 5+
Great STEM series inspires kid scientists to wonder.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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Andy’s Top 5 TV Poster Image
age 5+
Lively host's adventures can be intense for young kids.
Network: CBeebies
(2020)
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The Challenger: Contender, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Modern teens fight as gladiators in more violent sequel.
By Taran Matharu
(2020)
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