Movie Reviews

The Indian in the Cupboard Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Classic, heartwarming fantasy will rivet kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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Born Free Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Compelling classic nature story with some animal violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1966)
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Chasing the Kidneystone Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Surreal Norwegian action-adventure inside a human body.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1996)
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The Secret of NIMH Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Fascinating, but very dark with some creepy imagery.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1982)
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The Phantom Tollbooth Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Clever artistry fails to convey the book's depth.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1970)
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Black Beauty (1946) Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Adaptation focuses on young girl and romance, not the horse.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1946)
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Hansel and Gretel Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Scary witch may be too intense for very young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Pippi's spirit shines through in OK '80s version.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus (1985) Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Animated tale is heavy on fantasy, has some scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1985)
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Tales of Beatrix Potter Movie Poster Image
age 3+
While lovely, ballet version is hard for kids to follow.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1971)
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