All Reviews

The New Adventures of Figaro Pho TV Poster Image
age 6+
Kid embraces fears, fresh adventures in delightful series.
Network: Hulu
(2016)
Phineas and Ferb: Day of Doofenshmirtz Game Poster Image
age 6+
Fun, affordable adventure has some technical glitches.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2015)
Thomas Edison's Secret Lab TV Poster Image
age 6+
Action- and learning-packed science show doesn't disappoint.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
Little Robot Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 6+
Sweet, surprising story of friendship and courage.
By Ben Hatke
(2015)
Path for Dash Robot App Poster Image
age 6+
LEARNING
Make robot zip, moo, honk, and blink with logical commands.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
Tom and Jerry: Spy Quest Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Famous frenemies join Jonny Quest in action-packed battles.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
The Robot Factory by Tinybop App Poster Image
age 6+
LEARNING
Stellar sandbox tool drives kids to improve designs.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
Grow Home Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 6+
Charming outing with robots tending intergalactic plants.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
Postman Pat: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Cute British adventure has positive messages, scary robots.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Lightbot Jr 4+ Coding Puzzles App Poster Image
age 6+
LEARNING
Colorful, engaging intro to programming for young kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Eliot Kid TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 6+
Kids' imaginative trips are fun but involve breaking rules.
Network: Online
(2014)
BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week App Poster Image
age 6+
LEARNING
Wide variety of topics makes for fun, engrossing short vids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Apps for Windows
(2014)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Transformers Rescue Bots: Race to the Rescue Game Poster Image
age 6+
LEARNING
Robot platformer demystifies natural disasters.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2013)
Cody the Robosapien Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Buddy adventure between robot, tween stresses friendship.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Disney Phineas and Ferb Game Poster Image
age 6+
LEARNING
Battle the evil Dr. Doof with math, science, and technology.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
The Iron Giant Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 6+
Touching robot-kid friendship tale has great messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Stylish 3-D computer animation, good characters.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
Forbidden Planet Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 6+
Classic '50s sci-fi flick is campy fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1956)