Movie Reviews

A Little Princess Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Wonderful adaptation of classic book; some scary moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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The Animated Adventures of Tom Sawyer Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Sanitized musical adaptation of the Mark Twain classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1998)
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Animal Crackers Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Beloved but creaky Marx Brothers comedy hit.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1930)
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Duck Soup Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Classic comedy film with lots of mayhem, slapstick humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1933)
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Contact Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Thoughtful adaptation of Sagan novel; violence, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1997)
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Phenomenon Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Gentle tearjerker about sudden mental superpowers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1996)
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Wuthering Heights (1939) Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Best version of the Gothic-romance revenge tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1939)
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The Flintstones Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Zany cave-age antics leaven too-serious plot.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1994)
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Awakenings Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Robin Williams plays it serious in moving true story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1990)
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The Indian in the Cupboard Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Classic, heartwarming fantasy will rivet kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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Forever Young Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Sci-fi weepy romance about modern Rip Van Winkle.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1992)
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The Red Balloon Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Imaginative story told entirely through vivid visuals.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1957)
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The Pebble and the Penguin Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Animated penguin tale heavy on romance, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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The Magic of the Golden Bear: Goldy III Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Run-of-the-mill kid-meets-wild-animal tale with a few guns.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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The Incredible Shrinking Woman Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Excruciatingly bad Lily Tomlin comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1981)
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A Night at the Opera Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Marx Brothers masterpiece is still hilarious.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1935)
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Black Beauty (1946) Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Adaptation focuses on young girl and romance, not the horse.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1946)
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (1989) Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Awful effects, bad acting, and ridiculous plot.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1989)
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The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Pippi's spirit shines through in OK '80s version.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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Gentle Giant Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Prequel to Gentle Ben series has some violence, drunkenness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1967)
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