Find the best for your family

See what's streaming, limit strong violence or language, and find picks your kids will love with Common Sense Media Plus.

Join now

Movie Reviews

Animal Battlegrounds TV Poster Image
age 8+
Animals hunt and hide on land, sea, and air.
Network: Animal Planet
(2007)
Continue reading
Snapshot Adventures: Secret of Bird Island Game Poster Image
age 8+
An intriguing mystery facilitates in-depth bird watching
Platforms: Windows
(2007)
Continue reading
National Geographic Kids Website Poster Image
age 8+
Lots of educational content, but stuffed with ads, promos.
URL: http://kids.nationalgeographic.com
(2007)
Continue reading
Journey to Planet Earth TV Poster Image
age 8+
Earnest environmental docu doesn't pull punches.
Network: PBS
(1999)
Continue reading
The Animal Extractors TV Poster Image
age 8+
Pesky critters meet their match. Tweens and up.
Network: National Geographic Channel
(2006)
Continue reading
Hoot Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Sweet, clumsy family film about saving owls.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
Continue reading
Duma Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Enchanting coming-of-age story for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Continue reading
My Gym Partner's a Monkey TV Poster Image
age 8+
Cartoon for tweens is silly but means well.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2005)
Continue reading
Spirit Bear: The Simon Jackson Story Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Inspiring true story of teen boy making a difference.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
Continue reading
The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Fall in love with these brave and beautiful birds.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Continue reading
Ultimate Guide TV Poster Image
age 8+
Go behind the scenes of science and nature.
Network: Animal Planet, Discovery Channel, SCIENCE
(1999)
Continue reading
Be the Creature TV Poster Image
age 8+
Close encounters aren't for the faint-hearted.
Network: National Geographic Channel
(2003)
Continue reading
Silverwing TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 8+
Classic books fly by night in great kids' series.
Network: Toon Disney
(2003)
Continue reading
Scout's Safari TV Poster Image
age 8+
Fish-out-of-water drama mixes animals, issues.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2002)
Continue reading
Popular Mechanics for Kids: Gators and Dragons and Other Wild Beasts Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Dangerous creatures abound in educational DVD.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Continue reading
Two Brothers Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Stunningly beautiful, but too intense for little kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
Continue reading
Totally Wild TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 8+
Life in the wild -- blood, guts, and all.
Network: National Geographic Channel
(2004)
Continue reading
Peter Pan Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 8+
This classic works best as a read-aloud.
By J. M. Barrie
(1904)
Continue reading
George of the Jungle 2 Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Heavy-handed sequel big on slapstick, poop jokes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
Continue reading
The Adventures of the Wilderness Family Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Great family adventure tale has scary animal battles.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1975)
Continue reading

Pages