Movie Reviews

Dolittle Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Not the king of the jungle, but still cute; some peril/guns.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Overcomer Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Well-made Christian drama succeeds despite stereotyping.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Art of Racing in the Rain Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Weepy wisdom dispensed in dog drama about life and loss.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Bluey TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Positive family, social themes in Aussie pup's adventures.
Network: Disney Junior, Disney+
(2019)
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Run the Race Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Touchdown for faith-based fans; underage drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 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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Pete the Cat TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Cheerful cat learns new things in sweet books-inspired show.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2018)
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Your Name Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Stunning but mature animated body-swapping love story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Megan Leavey Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Poignant, earnest drama about a Marine and her war dog.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Edge of Seventeen Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Excellent acting in poignant, mature coming-of-age story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Speechless TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Fresh family comedy puts "disability" in a brand-new light.
Network: ABC
(2016)
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Paper Towns Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Smart, edgy adaptation captures the humor of self-discovery.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Wonder Quest TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Stampy's Minecraft-inspired adventure is educational fun.
Network: Maker Studios
(2015)
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East Los High TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Edgy Latino teen soap raises timely issues in sensitive way.
Network: Hulu
(2013)
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Lab Rats TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Great messages and lots of fun in family-friendly comedy.
Network: Disney XD
(2012)
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Dance Academy TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Realistic Aussie drama explores teen issues like dating.
Network: TeenNick
(2012)
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Geek Charming Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Sweet story models positive relationships among teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Adventure Time TV Poster Image
age 10+
Original, if nonsensical, hilarity; expect minor weapons.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2010)
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Degrassi TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Superb, socially conscious drama deals with tough issues.
Network: TeenNick
(2001)
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Sagwa the Chinese Siamese Cat TV Poster Image
age 4+
Wonderful series based on Amy Tan's kids' book.
Network: PBS
(2001)
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