Find the best for your family

See what's streaming, limit strong violence or language, and find picks your kids will love with Common Sense Media Plus.

Join now

App Reviews

Night on Earth TV Poster Image
age 10+
Revelatory nature docu captures nocturnal animals worldwide.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
Continue reading
Secondhand Lions Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 10+
Charming family movie for tweens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
Continue reading
Kira-Kira Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 10+
Girl faces racism, sister's cancer in touching tale.
By Cynthia Kadohata
(2005)
Continue reading
The Wednesday Wars Book Poster Image
age 10+
Funny, breathtakingly poignant '60s coming-of-age tale.
By Gary D. Schmidt
(2007)
Continue reading
Island of the Blue Dolphins Book Poster Image
age 10+
Smart girl learns to survive alone in compelling adventure.
By Scott O'Dell
(1960)
Continue reading
White Fang Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 10+
Exciting tale set in gold-rush Alaska.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1991)
Continue reading
The Most Extreme TV Poster Image
age 10+
Glitz overshadows good information. Tweens and up.
Network: Animal Planet
(2002)
Continue reading
The A-List TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 10+
Poking fun at quirky animals can get a bit racy.
Network: Animal Planet
(2007)
Continue reading
Princess Academy Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 10+
Would-be princesses show grit, wisdom in empowering tale.
By Shannon Hale
(2006)
Continue reading
Holiday Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 10+
Old-fashioned Grant/Hepburn classic still charms.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1938)
Continue reading
Cheaper by the Dozen Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Inferior remake of 1950 classic has sexual references.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
Continue reading
Jumanji Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 10+
Some thrills, but may be too much for little ones.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
Continue reading
Clinically Wild Alaska TV Poster Image
age 10+
Animal ER tales may be too intense for some.
Network: Animal Planet
(2008)
Continue reading
King Kong (1976) Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 10+
Bad script and acting ruin a classic story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1976)
Continue reading
Inside Out and Back Again Book Poster Image
age 10+
Inspiring, educational immigrant story told in free verse.
By Thanhha Lai
(2011)
Continue reading
After the Attack TV Poster Image
age 10+
Animal asault tales too intense for little kids.
Network: Animal Planet
(2008)
Continue reading
Zookeeper Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 10+
Pointless comedy is a waste of a talented comedic cast.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
Continue reading Watch review
White Lion Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 10+
Poignant story blends gorgeous footage with mild peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
Continue reading
The Lions of Little Rock Book Poster Image
age 10+
Poignant story of a shy girl who speaks for social justice.
By Kristin Levine
(2012)
Continue reading
The Amazing Adventures of John Smith, Jr., aka Houdini Book Poster Image
age 10+
Relatable, realistic story of a teen boy in a rough 'hood.
By Peter Johnson
(2012)
Continue reading

Pages