TV Reviews

 
The Mysterious Benedict Society TV Poster Image
age 8+
Suspense and adventure in whimsical book-based fantasy.
Network: Disney+
(2021)
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Emma (2009) TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Lively Austen adaptation is full of charm and humor.
Network: HBO Max
(2010)
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Ghostwriter: Beyond the Page TV Poster Image
age 8+
Kids learn storytelling with fun write-along web series.
Network: YouTube, Apple TV+
(2021)
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Captain Underpants: Mega Blissmas TV Poster Image
age 8+
Fun holiday special does have potty humor, silly violence.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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The Epic Tale of Captain Underpants in Space TV Poster Image
age 6+
Same potty humor, different setting in books-inspired show.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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Home Movie: The Princess Bride TV Poster Image
age 8+
Star-studded remake is most fun for original film's fans.
Network: Quibi
(2020)
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Into the Unknown: Making Frozen 2 TV Poster Image
age 8+
Heartfelt behind-the-scene doc shows Frozen 2 in the making.
Network: Disney+
(2020)
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Captain Underpants Epic Choice-o-Rama TV Poster Image
age 6+
Interactive movie celebrates creativity; potty humor galore.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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One Day at Disney TV Poster Image
age 8+
Docuseries celebrates Disney's talented employees.
Network: Disney+
(2019)
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Ghostwriter TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Charming reboot brings book characters into kids' lives.
Network: Apple TV+
(2019)
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Gabby Duran & the Unsittables TV Poster Image
age 6+
So-so books-inspired comedy mines laughs from alien hijinks.
Network: Disney Channel
(2019)
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Hilda TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Whimsical books-based show celebrates adventure, friendship.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Bat Pat TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Animated book adaptation is colorful, goofy, a bit spooky.
Network: Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Comcast Kid Central
(2015)
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The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants TV Poster Image
age 6+
Pervasive potty humor, pranks in books-inspired series.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Kid Stew TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Unique sketch comedy series has roots in books, reading.
Network: PBS
(2018)
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Nils Holgersson TV Poster Image
age 6+
Tiny hero's adventures teach him to see new perspectives.
Network: Comcast
(2017)
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The Boss Baby: Back in Business TV Poster Image
age 6+
Movie follow-up has laughs and strong family messages.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Dorothy & the Wizard of Oz TV Poster Image
age 6+
Animated series mixes the book and film versions of Oz.
Network: Boomerang
(2017)
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The Worst Witch TV Poster Image
age 6+
Spooky book-inspired series is mild and magical.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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An American Girl Story -- Ivy & Julie 1976: A Happy Balance TV Poster Image
age 8+
Chinese-American tween embraces heritage in sweet story.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2017)
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