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

TV Reviews

Rocketman Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 15+
Glittery, glam rock musical soars; expect sex and drugs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
Continue reading Watch review
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Getaway Book Poster Image
age 8+
Funny, milder 12th tale plumbs travel fears on Xmas holiday.
By Jeff Kinney
(2017)
Continue reading
 
Descendants 2 Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Exceptional sequel promotes communication, female roles.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
Continue reading
 
Beauty and the Beast Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Fantastic but scarier remake of the "tale as old as time."
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
Continue reading Watch review
Backstage TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 8+
So-so Fame-esque kids' show raises relevant issues.
Network: Disney Channel
(2016)
Continue reading
 
Teen Beach 2 Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Dynamic musical numbers, girl power sell super sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Continue reading
Tomodachi Life Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 8+
Quirky sim engages kids in a virtual doll soap opera.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
Continue reading
One Direction: This Is Us Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Like 1D, concert docu is clean cut, with tiny bit of edge.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Continue reading Watch review
Teen Beach Movie Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Heavily marketed musical is wholesome fun for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Continue reading
Big Time Movie Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Boy band tips hat to Beatles in fun, family-friendly film.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Continue reading
Big Miracle Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Animal-rescue tale has one death but otherwise OK for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Continue reading Watch review
Oceans Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Gorgeous educational docu dives deep for facts; kids OK.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
Continue reading Watch review
Hannah Montana: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Hannah's music and Miley's romance are sure to wow tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
Continue reading Watch review
How to Train Your Dragon: The Heroic Misadventures of Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Engaging story is great for reluctant readers.
By Cressida Cowell
(2004)
Continue reading
The Cheetah Girls 2 Movie Poster Image
age 8+
A worthy sequel to the original fan favorite.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
Continue reading
The King and I Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
A boisterous, big-costumed classic musical.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1956)
Continue reading
Bugsy Malone Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Jodie Foster stars in goofy kid mobster movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1976)
Continue reading
Amadeus Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 15+
Lavish, award-winning film with mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
Continue reading
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996) Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Touching but dark Disney tale cheers on the outcasts.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1996)
Continue reading
All Dogs Go to Heaven Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Intense animated adventure has peril, drinking, smoking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1989)
Continue reading