All Reviews

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A heartfelt intro to King's peaceful protest movement.
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By Angela Farris Watkins
(2014)
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8
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Misfit soccer team teaches perseverance, overcoming fears.
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Network: Hulu
(2014)
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8
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Excellent game-inspired anime has likable hero at heart.
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Network: Netflix
(2014)
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8
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High drama, remarkable skill in kids' intelligence contest.
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Network: Lifetime
(2014)
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8
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Slightly edgy Christmas special makes Santa a grump.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
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8
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LEARNING
Diving game aims to teach but runs out of air.
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Platforms: Windows
(2014)
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8
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Energetic baseball game hits a home run.
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Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4
(2014)
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8
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Mild story a winner for reluctant-reader robot fans.
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By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein
(2014)
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8
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Mildly entertaining tween mystery falls short in resolution.
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By Heather Vogel Frederick
(2014)
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Pedal-to-the-metal graphic novel celebrates Latino culture.
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By Cathy Camper
(2014)
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8
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Informative animal-conservation show mild enough for tweens.
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Network: CW
(2014)
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8
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LEARNING
Fun version of the iconic board game -- with extra modes.
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Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2014)
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8
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LEARNING
Remake of fun all-ages RPG has some online safety concerns.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
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8
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LEARNING
Kids empowered to create own content in clever adventure.
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Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4
(2014)
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8
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LEARNING
TV-based motion-sensing game loaded with cartoon hijinks.
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Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
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8
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Thrilling fantasy series opener makes a great read-aloud.
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By Carrie Ryan, John Parke Davis
(2014)
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8
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Actor encourages grumpy Christians to embrace the season.
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In Theaters Now
(2014)
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8
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Dickens perennial gets goofy "Adventure Time" treatment.
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By Max Brallier
(2014)
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8
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Shipwrecked siblings encounter more adventure on new island.
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By Jeff Probst, Chris Tebbetts
(2014)
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8
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Dark anime delves into prejudice in upside-down worlds.
csm_movie
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)

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