Movie Reviews

Lego Scooby-Doo! Haunted Hollywood Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Two franchises merge; fewer scares, more tie-ins.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Hero Quest Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Boy's animated odyssey has lots of action, suspense, scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Monster High: Great Scarrier Reef Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Solid messages and mild scares are fun; more toys for sale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Hatched Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Cute CGI animals must save the farm; some cartoon violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Monster Hunt Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Chinese fantasy mega-hit has lots of martial-arts action.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
Hotel Transylvania 2 Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Slightly spooky sequel isn't stellar, but fine for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Timber the Treasure Dog Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Kids face peril in silly talking-dog adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Huevos: Little Rooster's Egg-Cellent Adventure Movie Poster Image
age 10+
English-language version of funny, racy rooster tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
 
Shaun the Sheep Movie Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Tons of barn-animal fun in sweet stop-motion adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
When Marnie Was There Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Beautifully animated but slow tale about unique friendship.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet Frankenstein Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Spooky adventure mixes silly songs with scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
Monster High: Scaris, City of Frights Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Fashion-focused tale with strong messages, products to sell.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Adventures of Pepper & Paula Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Cute tale of gunslinger and her dog has iffy female rivalry.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
A Gift Horse Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Formulaic faith-based horse movie has heavy themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Monster High: Haunted Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Engaging, mildly suspenseful story promotes new ghost dolls.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Pokémon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Confusing plot, annoying voices; for die-hard fans only.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Scooby-Doo! Moon Monster Madness Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Clever alien monster story is spooky but silly fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
My Little Pony: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Re-release of '80s musical film may scare very young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
The Universal Force: The Seer Squad Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Confusing computer-animated story has violence, scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
The Boxtrolls Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Imaginative adventure has lots of peril, nasty villain.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)

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