Movie Reviews

Roald & Beatrix: The Tail of the Curious Mouse Movie Poster Image
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Feel-good Christmas family movie deals with grief and aging.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Terra Willy Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Animated alien adventure has learning, empathy, teamwork.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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The Magic School Bus Rides Again: The Frizz Connection Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Lots of fun, learning in special about weather science.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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The Secret Garden (2020) Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Adaptation has positive themes but falls short on magic.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Four Kids and It Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Magical family adventure has positive messages, mild peril.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Up and Away Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Magic carpet adventure has slapstick and toilet humor.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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American Girl: Lea to the Rescue Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Action-packed jungle mystery has suspense, peril.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Hugo Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Spectacular book adaptation is great for tweens and up.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Young Abraham Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Religious tale has humor, positive messages, some peril.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Ramona and Beezus Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Beloved book girl comes to life in sweet, kid-friendly tale.
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(Release Year: 2010)
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The Polar Express Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Book-based treat is full of adventure and positive messages.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005) Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Bright, spirited, and edgy version of Willy Wonka.
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(Release Year: 2005)
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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Movie Poster Image
age 6+
A fantastical car story custom-made for kids.
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(Release Year: 1968)
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Shrek Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Gross-out laughs meet a marvelous fairy tale mix.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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The Secret Garden Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
'90s adaptation of classic book has some heavy themes.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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The Secret Garden (1987) Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Friendship and teamwork shine in classic book adaptation.
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(Release Year: 1987)
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