App Reviews

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Game Poster Image
age 7+
The island life is idyllic in this latest adventure sim.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2020)
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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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Rad American History A-Z: Movements That Demonstrate the Power of the People Book Poster Image
age 12+
Great storytelling and context in fresh, dynamic history.
By Kate Schatz
(2020)
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Cosmos: Possible Worlds TV Poster Image
age 10+
Visually stunning existential explorations dig deep.
Network: National Geographic Channel, Fox
(2020)
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Listenable: Learn via Audio App Poster Image
age 14+
Self-improvement mini-lessons are sometimes solid.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2020)
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Babies (2020) TV Poster Image
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age 10+
Informative infant docuseries is more clinical than cuddly.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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Tom Clancy's The Division 2 Warlords of New York Game Poster Image
age 18+
Return to New York with new skills and streamlined gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Two Point Hospital Game Poster Image
age 10+
Fun and a dose of crude humor are prescribed in this sim.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Lassie (2014) TV Poster Image
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age 5+
Updated, wholesome series has some scary moments.
Network: CBS All Access
(2019)
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All the World: Better Learning App Poster Image
age 4+
Limited collection of kid-friendly videos; in-app purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Swift Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Orphaned bird looks for his true home; scares and suspense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Here in the Real World Book Poster Image
age 8+
Funny, relatable tale of tweens gardening in the ruins.
By Sara Pennypacker
(2020)
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Night on Earth TV Poster Image
age 10+
Revelatory nature docu captures nocturnal animals worldwide.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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Flint: The Poisoning of an American City Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Toxic water supply devastates Michigan city in earnest docu.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Elsewhere Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Blah bereavement comedy has lots of pot, drinking, swearing.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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Seven Worlds, One Planet TV Poster Image
age 9+
Globe-spanning wildlife documentary is compelling, majestic.
Network: BBC America, AMC, IFC, Sundance Channel
(2020)
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Frostpunk: The Last Autumn Game Poster Image
age 13+
Hard expansion prequel tests pre-apocalypse strategy skills.
Platforms: Windows
(2020)
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Underwater Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Kristen Stewart sci-fi survival thriller has scares, swears.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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Glad You Asked TV Poster Image
age 11+
Investigative docu series is fun but light on substance.
Network: YouTube Premium
(2019)
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Spies in Disguise: Agents on the Run App Poster Image
age 8+
Super spy endless runner never quite finds its footing.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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