Movie Reviews

age 9+
 
Sequels offer more peril and scares than original.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
age 10+
 
Too scary for younger fans of the popular books.
On DVD/Streaming
(2010)
age 12+
 
Terrific but intense mix of love, friendship, fear, sorrow.
On DVD/Streaming
(2009)
age 11+
 
Gorgeous anime with strong pro-environment message.
On DVD/Streaming
(2007)
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age 13+
 
Excellent Mexican fantasy with some disturbing violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(2005)
age 10+
 
Fantastic, but kids are older, themes are darker.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
age 12+
 
Outstanding, but much violence and scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
age 12+
 
Outstanding adventure, but very violent battle scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(2003)
age 8+
 
Action- and creature-packed Potter sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(2003)
age 12+
 
Fabulous, but also violent and scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(2002)
age 7+
 
First Potter movie is a magical ride but also intense.
On DVD/Streaming
(2002)
age 12+
 
Masterpiece with crucial lessons about prejudice.
On DVD/Streaming
(2001)
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age 6+
 
Fun musical adventure for the family.
On DVD/Streaming
(2000)
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age 17+
 
Inventive, prophetic black comedy; lots of violence, mayhem.
On DVD/Streaming
(1998)