All Reviews

Destiny: The Taken King Game Poster Image
age 15+
Violent sci-fi shooter expansion has intense firefights.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
Between TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 15+
Gritty sci-fi series targets teens with blood and realism.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
A Court of Thorns and Roses Book Poster Image
age 15+
Dark magic, gore, hot faerie romance mark mature fantasy.
By Sarah J. Maas
(2015)
Daredevil TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 15+
Stellar superhero story is ultraviolent, dark, riveting.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
 
Whiplash Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 15+
Compelling drama about relentless pursuit of perfection.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Boyhood Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 15+
Unique, affecting, mature drama about life and growing up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Chef Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 15+
Salty comedy about food and fatherhood is made with love.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Destiny Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 15+
Beautiful space epic is less violent than other shooters.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
BoJack Horseman TV Poster Image
age 15+
Talking animals too crass for the kids it might attract.
Network: Netflix
(2014)
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Clancy-based political thriller has moderate violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
The 100 TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 15+
Violent dystopian drama with strong female role model.
Network: CW
(2014)
12 Years a Slave Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 15+
Imperfect but must-see epic drama with major cruelty.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Insidious: Chapter 2 Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Horror sequel brings more of the same creepy scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Batman: Arkham Origins Game Poster Image
age 15+
LEARNING
Fun and intense Caped Crusader romp lacks ingenuity.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U, Windows
(2013)
Injustice: Gods Among Us Game Poster Image
age 15+
LEARNING
DC Comics characters pummel each other -- with some blood.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
The Perks of Being a Wallflower Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Book-based drama for mature teens tackles tough subjects.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
"Thrift Shop (feat. Wanz)" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 15+
Rapper shops at Goodwill; hilarity and profanity ensue.
By Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
(2012)
Total Recall (2012) Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Remake is better looking, less violent, less thoughtful.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
The Dark Knight Rises Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Bale's final Batman is as gritty and dark as the first two.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Soul Eater TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 15+
Formulaic anime is violent but interesting.
Network: Adult Swim
(2012)

Pages