Movie Reviews

A Cinderella Story: If the Shoe Fits Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Kids will enjoy this playful, modern-day fairy tale musical.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
 
The Boy and the Beast Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Surprisingly touching coming-of-age adventure has heart.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
The Pirates Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Epic martial-arts tale is entertaining but violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Tolkien tale isn't as great as LOTR, but better for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Arthur and the Invisibles 2 & 3: The New Minimoy Adventures Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Sequels offer more peril and scares than original.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
A Christmas Kiss Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Sweet, lightweight holiday romance has some mild profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Summer Wars Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Excellent, gorgeous anime has some violence, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
Where the Wild Things Are Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Sometimes-dark adaptation focuses on friendship, loneliness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Visual treat is too bawdy for young fantasy fans.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1989)
Yobi, the Five-Tailed Fox Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Beautiful Korean anime with confusing storyline.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
Zurdo Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Excellent Mexican fantasy with some disturbing violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding, but much violence and scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
I.Q. Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Breezy, quirky romcom is predictable but sweet.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1994)
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding adventure, but very violent battle scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
The Electric Horseman Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Warmhearted romance with an anti-corporate perspective.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1979)
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Fabulous, but also violent and scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
Willow Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Magic-filled fantasy adventure with a few battle scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
Never Been Kissed Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Sweet, romantic story for teens has some edgy scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
Brazil Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Inventive, prophetic black comedy; lots of violence, mayhem.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1985)