Movie Reviews

age 7+
 
Creepy classic about mind control still provides thrills.
On DVD/Streaming
(2009)
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age 7+
 
Dog-centric adventure drama is age-appropriate but bland.
On DVD/Streaming
(2009)
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age 7+
 
Old-school Disney treasure hunt is fun but dated.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
age 8+
 
Good intro to older movies for kids; watch for stereotypes.
On DVD/Streaming
(2002)
age 8+
 
Formulaic-but-exciting family action-adventurer.
On DVD/Streaming
(2008)
csm_movie
age 8+
 
Those unfamiliar with Don Quixote might get lost.
On DVD/Streaming
(2009)
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age 8+
 
Spectacular book adaptation is great for tweens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
age 8+
 
Errol Flynn stars in swashbuckling family delight.
On DVD/Streaming
(2003)
age 9+
 
Tween sleuths find danger and scares in South Africa.
On DVD/Streaming
(2011)
age 9+
 
Action-packed classic adventure has drinking, smoking.
On DVD/Streaming
(1972)
age 9+
 
Another exciting Tintin tale, but some dated stereotyping.
On DVD/Streaming
(1969)
csm_movie
age 9+
 
Some iffy humor in quirky Danish tween superhero movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
age 9+
 
Whirlwind animated adventure is a visual treat for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
age 9+
 
A classic action-adventure for older kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2010)
age 10+
 
Frothy '90s Disney remake offers light amusement.
On DVD/Streaming
(1999)
age 10+
 
Action-packed sequel still doesn't live up to book series.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
age 11+
 
Teen spy hero makes leap from book to screen.
On DVD/Streaming
(2006)
csm_movie
age 11+
 
Kids will be dazzled, but the story falls short of No. 2.
On DVD/Streaming
(2007)
csm_movie
age 11+
 
A popcorn pleasure with heart, soul, and insight.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
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age 12+
 
Bigger and badder than No. 1, but still a blast.
On DVD/Streaming
(2003)

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