All Reviews

age 5+
 
Challenging, fun puzzler also becomes repetitive.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 6+
 
Uneven writing in kid-friendly intro to black history.
By Charles R. Smith Jr.
(2015)
age 6+
 
LEARNING
Basic kid-friendly calendar isn't up to date.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
age 5+
 
Animated version of much-loved tale invites younger viewers.
Network: NBC
(2014)
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age 5+
 
So-so movie has action, crudity, and minimal holiday spirit.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2014)
csm_movie
age 5+
 
Fun, engaging holiday film with positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
age 6+
 
Sensitive imagining of day slaves learned they were free.
By Angela Johnson
(2014)
age 6+
 
Predictable holiday sequel is silly fun; some potty humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
age 6+
 
LEARNING
Wide variety of topics makes for fun, engrossing short vids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Apps for Windows
(2014)
csm_movie
age 6+
 
Clever idea turns bland in turkey-focused holiday fare.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
age 5+
 
Tractor brings help to birthing horse in tense holiday tale.
By Loren Long
(2013)
age 5+
 
Tolkien's magical North Pole tales delight all ages.
By J.R.R. Tolkien
(2004)
age 6+
 
Adorable misfits on zany Xmas adventure; some potty humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
csm_movie
age 6+
 
Cute Christmas movie has some iffy bathroom humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
csm_movie
age 6+
 
Warm-hearted animated elf story with mild violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
csm_music
age 5+
 
Charming, festive album mixes classics with original tunes.
By Kelly Clarkson
(2013)
age 6+
 
Big-hearted, kid-friendly holiday film with shallow plot.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
age 5+
 
Sweet tale of multicultural moms has message of acceptance.
By Julianne Moore
(1013)
age 6+
 
Faux holiday-themed sequel is weak and forgettable.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
age 5+
 
Bunny-and-cat team scare up laughs in lighthearted special.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)

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