Movie Reviews

Queen of Air and Darkness: The Dark Artifices, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 15+
Soap opera-like fantasy series has mature sexual content.
By Cassandra Clare
(2018)
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Gary & Claire App Poster Image
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age 4+
Inconsistent AR sours sweet story about friendship.
Devices: iPhone, iPad
(2018)
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Aquaman Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Underwater origin story has lots of comic book action.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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HOMER Stories: Kids Library App Poster Image
age 3+
Solid collection could use less distraction, more features.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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Knights vs. Dinosaurs Book Poster Image
age 8+
Silly fantasy has lots of kid appeal and fantasy violence.
By Matt Phelan
(2018)
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Kindergo App Poster Image
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age 3+
Digital library is small but appealing for new readers.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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Second Act Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
JLo glows in friendship comedy with swearing, racy humor.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Bumblebee Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Better-than-expected Transformers prequel is big on action.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Bad Seeds Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Endearing redemption tale has language and violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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MythBusters Jr. TV Poster Image
age 9+
Teen phenoms model teamwork, curiosity in fun STEAM series.
Network: SCIENCE
(2019)
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Welcome to Marwen Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Art helps man cope with trauma in fact-based drama.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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It’s Not Easy Being Mimi: Mimi's World, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 6+
Friendship tale has sweet message, some gender stereotypes.
By Linda Davick
(2018)
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The Baby-Sitters Club Series Book Poster Image
age 8+
Fun, updated graphic novel version has deep layers.
By Raina Telgemeier, Gale Galligan, Ann M. Martin
(2015)
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Bird Box Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Violent sci-fi thriller has chaos, gory deaths, swearing.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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American Renegades Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Military heist movie is violent but breezy, entertaining.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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LooLoo Kids TV Poster Image
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age 2+
Gentle preschool YouTube channel has lots of classic songs.
Network: YouTube Channel
(2014)
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Pete the Cat's 12 Groovy Days of Christmas Book Poster Image
age 4+
Pete gives his kind of gifts in sweet, fun carol reboot.
By James Dean, Kimberly Dean
(2018)
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Mary Poppins Returns Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Blunt is a delight in sweet, nostalgic, toe-tapping sequel.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The House with a Clock in Its Walls Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Eli Roth's aged-down spookfest has jump-worthy scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Fahrenheit 11/9 Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Moore's subjective, serious docu is cautionary, urgent.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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