Movie Reviews

age 5+
 
Terrific, heartwarming shorts have something for everyone.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
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age 7+
 
Beautiful Irish tale explores myths, sibling relationship.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
age 5+
 
Exciting fairy adventure has loss, some scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
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age 7+
 
Beautifully animated film has some scary imagery.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
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age 5+
 
German animated knight quest is fun for kids of all ages.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
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age 5+
 
Wintry Disney musical is fabulous celebration of sisterhood.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
age 5+
 
Rapunzel-like Barbie tale stresses fashion and appearance.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
age 6+
 
Sustained peril gives fairy tale sequel a creepy edge.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
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age 6+
 
CGI fairy-tale remake features the occasional fright.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
age 5+
 
Animated sequel lacks magic; some mild violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
age 5+
 
Princess tale has some peril but ultimately uplifts.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
age 5+
 
Less slapstick than usual in solid fairy tale crossover.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
age 8+
 
Charming Miyazaki fairy tale with surreal villains.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
age 3+
 
Darling royal tot is steeped in princess stereotypes.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
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age 8+
 
Six stunningly animated fairy tales with a few mild scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
age 4+
 
Centers on sisterhood and family, with a wee bit of peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
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age 9+
 
Animals, cartoon violence in the Old West; not classic tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
age 5+
 
The ultimate makeover story has strong, positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(2011)
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age 6+
 
Halloween "scary tale" is a real treat for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(2011)
age 7+
 
Fairy tale sequel has tired jokes, tedious references.
On DVD/Streaming
(2011)

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