Movie Reviews

 
A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding role model urges kids to stand up to bullies.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
 
Can You Dig This? Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Inspiring docu about urban gardening; some profanity, drugs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
The Champions Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Profoundly moving docu about dog rescue and recovery.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Pacific Warriors Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Docu about Pacific Islander rugby team has mild profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
SHReD: The Story of Asher Bradshaw Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Riveting docu about young skateboarder has strong language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Go behind the scenes at Studio Ghibli, see Miyazaki at work.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Mentor Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Intense docu examines bullying as cause of two teen suicides
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
I Am Santa Claus Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Docu about holiday helpers has mature themes, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Mudbloods Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Underdogs rule in real-life Quidditch docu; some profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Next Goal Wins Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Captivating, moving sports docu; some swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
The Whole Gritty City Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Vibrant, poignant, inspiring music docu; some profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
G-Dog Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Inspiring docu about gang intervention program in LA.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Bully Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Powerful docu addresses critically important issue for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Fantastic hip-hop documentary has profanity, some drug use.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Geek tribes revel in docu about massive commercial event.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
By the People:  The Election of Barack Obama Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Slow-paced, one-dimensional docu captures historic election.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Stellar docu on influential punk band; talk of drugs, drink.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Inspiring docu retells kids' poignant escape from Nazis.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
Grey Gardens Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Tragicomic docu of aging eccentrics won't appeal to kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1976)