Movie Reviews

Katie Woo Series Book Poster Image
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age 5+
Relatable stories in short chapters have good life lessons.
By Fran Manushkin
(2011)
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Henry and Mudge Series Book Poster Image
age 5+
Simple, sweet stories about a boy and his beloved dog.
By Cynthia Rylant
(1987)
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Popcornflix Kids App Poster Image
age 5+
Free videos, but with ads, cartoon violence, no controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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Dope Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Brilliant, mature coming-of-age story explores race, class.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Princess in Black and the Perfect Princess Party Book Poster Image
age 5+
Guests wait while princess fights monsters in fun sequel.
By Shannon Hale, Dean Hale
(2015)
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Ten Thousand Saints Movie Poster Image
age 17+
'80s-set teen drama has lots of drug use, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Seventh Dwarf Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Musical fairy tale has familiar story but is fine for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Terrific, heartwarming shorts have something for everyone.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Super Fly: The World's Smallest Superhero!: Super Fly, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 5+
Underdog takes on bully in light, fun chapter book.
By Todd H. Doodler
(2015)
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The Tortoise and the Hare | Arloon kids App Poster Image
age 5+
Cool use of tech lets coloring come to life; botched moral.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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A Few Best Men Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Vulgar, trite comedy filled with drug use and sex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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The Wedding Ringer Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Crass comedy swings between gross and better than expected.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Affluenza Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Wealthy young people party in overly ambitious drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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I Wish You More Book Poster Image
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age 5+
Feel the love in this cascade of whimsical wishes for kids.
By Amy Krouse Rosenthal
(2015)
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Jasper: Journey to the End of the World Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Original, funny adventure has mild danger, comic pratfalls.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Show Your Disney Side App Poster Image
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age 5+
Take a selfie to transform into a Disney character.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch
(2015)
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Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Exciting fairy adventure has loss, some scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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A Good Snowman Is Hard to Build Game Poster Image
age 5+
Challenging, fun puzzler also becomes repetitive.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Rainbow Brite TV Poster Image
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age 5+
'80s cartoon revival has excellent messages and role model.
Network: Online
(2014)
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My Little Pony: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Re-release of '80s musical film may scare very young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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