Movie Reviews

Star Wars: Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back Movie Poster Image
age 8+
The best of the original series, but the most intense, too.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1980)
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Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Exciting movie boasts strong characters, positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Treasure Planet Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Outer-space pirate treasure hunt lots of fun; fab animation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Star Wars: Episode VI: The Return of the Jedi Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Ewok-filled finale less Force-ful than previous.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1983)
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The Mitchells vs. the Machines Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Action-packed family adventure tackles tech dependence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Ron's Gone Wrong Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Animated adventure explores friendship, tech use, bullying.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2021)
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Batman Unlimited: Animal Instincts Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Fierce animal robots threaten Gotham; peril, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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A.X.L. Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Pro-STEM twist in often violent sci-fi boy-and-"dog" tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Next Gen Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Great animation, solid messages; lots of cartoon violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Star Wars: Episode II: Attack of the Clones Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Great action, intense mood, but romance may bore kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Star Wars: Episode I: The Phantom Menace Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Kid-centric but violent prequel lacks originals' energy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Short Circuit 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Fewer explosions and more charm than the first.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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Lego DC Super Heroes: Justice League: Attack of the Legion of Doom! Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Action-packed tale provides laughs while selling products.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Trollhunters: Rise of the Titans Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Potentially upsetting violence in adventure series finale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Transformers Prime Beast Hunters: Predacons Rising Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Action-packed animated sequel is best for die-hard fans.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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P.U.N.K.S. Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Kids will laugh at lame story with lots of cartoon violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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Lego Hero Factory: Breakout Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Little more than a lengthy commercial for Lego products.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Max Steel: Go, Turbo! Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Toy and TV show tie-in has more sci-fi violence than plot.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Star Wars: The Clone Wars Movie Poster Image
age 8+
CGI Star Wars saga is dull, despite action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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Daphne & Velma Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Live-action tale about high school besties has peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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