Movie Reviews

Tall Tale: The Unbelievable Adventure Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Old West myth mash-up with some gun-toting lawlessness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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The Spiderwick Chronicles Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Book-based family fantasy is magical fun but also scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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The Golden Compass Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Ambitious fantasy is too intense for young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale Movie Poster Image
age 12+
LOTR copycat is so bad it's good -- for laughs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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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)
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The Seeker Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Disappointing adaptation of a great kids' book.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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No Country for Old Men Movie Poster Image
age 17+
Coens' violent film is brutal, thought-provoking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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Hogfather Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Long fantasy best for fans of Terry Pratchett's book.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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3:10 to Yuma (2007) Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Western remake with plenty of shoot-outs and bloodshed.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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Stardust Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Dazzling fantasy romcom has some dark moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Riveting fifth movie finds Harry angry, brooding.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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Outlaw Trail Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Unique take on Western legend has gun violence, bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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Twilight Zone: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 13+
TV show is much better; some mature themes, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1983)
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Return to Halloweentown Movie Poster Image
age 8+
A cauldron of witchy magic and malice for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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Doctor Strange: The Sorcerer Supreme Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Dark, mystic 'toon for serious Marvel comic fans.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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The Dark Crystal Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
A fantastic but more intense Muppet adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1982)
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Pan's Labyrinth Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Brilliant, poignant fairy tale isn't for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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Eragon Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Dragon fantasy falls flat, but kids won't care.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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Origin: Spirits of the Past Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Gorgeous anime with strong pro-environment message.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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MirrorMask Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Dense, dreamlike fantasy isn't for every kid.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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