Movie Reviews

age 9+
 
Sweet book-based comedy has great family messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
csm_movie
age 12+
 
Uplifting but cliched film has great songs, bland story.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
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)
csm_movie
age 13+
 
Excellent Mexican fantasy with some disturbing violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(2005)
age 13+
 
Dark '80s comedy with slapstick and sexual content.
On DVD/Streaming
(2005)
age 10+
 
Fantastic, but kids are older, themes are darker.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
age 13+
 
Great message delivered in an edgy hip-hop movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
age 11+
 
Charming family film makes you think; expect some shooting.
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 8+
 
Truly inane comedy with few laughs, but nothing iffy.
On DVD/Streaming
(2002)
age 7+
 
First Potter movie is a magical ride but also intense.
On DVD/Streaming
(2002)