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

Movie Reviews

The Secret of NIMH Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Fascinating, but very dark with some creepy imagery.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1982)
Continue reading
Star Trek: The Original Series TV Poster Image
age 8+
A cultural icon that's lived long and prospered.
Network: G4, Syndicated, TV Land
(1966)
Continue reading
The Princess Bride Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Witty, winsome fairy tale for the whole family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
Continue reading
Willow Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Magic-filled fantasy adventure with a few battle scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
Continue reading
Swiss Family Robinson Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Good intro to older movies for kids; watch for stereotypes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1960)
Continue reading
Dragons: Riders of Berk TV Poster Image
age 8+
Movie-inspired show has strong relationships, role models.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2012)
Continue reading
 
Dragons: Race to the Edge TV Poster Image
age 8+
Superb, slightly darker addition to series still great fun.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
Continue reading
Timber the Treasure Dog Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Kids face peril in silly talking-dog adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Continue reading
American Girl: Lea to the Rescue Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Action-packed jungle mystery has suspense, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Continue reading
 
Thunderbirds Are Go TV Poster Image
age 8+
Fun, updated classic stars team of brothers helping others.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2015)
Continue reading
Mune: Guardian of the Moon Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Original animated fantasy has a few frightening elements.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
Continue reading
Bunyan and Babe Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Legendary logger fights today's developers; some jeopardy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
Continue reading
Air Bound Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Animated mouse adventure with emotional intensity, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
Continue reading
Ben 10 (2017) TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 8+
Alien-action reboot has fantasy violence, some teamwork.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2016)
Continue reading
5 Children & It Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Funny wish-granting story has some mild scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
Continue reading
 
Incredibles 2 Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Terrific, action-packed superhero sequel was worth the wait.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
Continue reading Watch review
Digimon Adventure tri: Confession Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Fans of this anime series will enjoy; some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
Continue reading
Camp Cool Kids Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Faith-based summer camp tale deals with bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
Continue reading
DC Super Hero Girls TV Poster Image
age 8+
Teen heroes build teamwork in fast-paced 'toon series.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2019)
Continue reading
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Action- and creature-packed Potter sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
Continue reading

Pages