Movie Reviews

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Family-friendly threequel has peril, bloodless battles.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Sisters Brothers Movie Poster Image
age 17+
Heavy violence, camaraderie in revisionist Western.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Girl in the Spider's Web: A New Dragon Tattoo Story Movie Poster Image
age 17+
Strong lead can't save violent, over-serious thriller.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Cleo & Cuquin: Explore & Learn App Poster Image
age 3+
Practice early math concepts in English and Spanish.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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The Wife Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Close shines in drama with strong language, adult themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Mother Goose Club TV Poster Image
age 3+
Celebrated videos teach preschool skills in songs, rhymes.
Network: Netflix, YouTube Channel
(2009)
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The Vanishing Stair: Truly Devious, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Hip mystery sequel is expertly paced and absorbing.
By Maureen Johnson
(2019)
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Animas Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Violent Spanish horror movie with mature themes, swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Dr. Seuss Treasury App Poster Image
age 3+
Faithful versions of beloved books in convenient collection.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Drawing Academy Games for Kids App Poster Image
age 5+
Guided drawings come alive, but too many ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2019)
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The Hate U Give Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful, thought-provoking drama about race, activism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Gigantosaurus TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Curious dinosaur pals' adventures are fun for young fans.
Network: Disney Junior
(2019)
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Young Justice: Outsiders TV Poster Image
age 7+
Animated series breathes new life into superhero sidekicks.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2019)
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This Promise of Change: One Girl's Story in the Fight for School Equality Book Poster Image
age 10+
Compelling, inspiring memoir of integrating Southern school.
By Jo Ann Allen Boyce, Debbie Levy
(2019)
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The Bookshop Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Bittersweet period drama about the joys of reading.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Light frights in funny, tween-friendly creepfest.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Bookful App Poster Image
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age 5+
AR digital books more cool graphics than great reads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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P Is for Pterodactyl: The Worst Alphabet Book Ever Book Poster Image
age 6+
Wacky alphabet book pokes fun at silent letters and more.
By Raj Haldar, Chris Carpenter
(2018)
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Ashes in the Snow Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
True-to-book WWII adaptation is violent, sad, emotional.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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Tall Tales from the Magical Garden of Antoon Krings Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Cute beehive-and-bug tale with lots of cartoon action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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