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Ben 10: Destroy All Aliens Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Movie's violence is countered by strong themes of family.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Max Steel TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Amiable teen superhero fights enemies; lots of merchandise.
Network: Disney XD
(2013)
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Google Sky Website Poster Image
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age 8+
Interactive space map needs an update.
URL: http://www.google.com/sky/
(2013)
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Solar System Explorer App Poster Image
age 8+
Beautiful astronomy app is a handheld planetarium.
Devices: Android
(2013)
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Marvin Marvin TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Hyper star's antics dominate mediocre alien comedy.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2012)
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles TV Poster Image
age 8+
Violence overshadows positive messages in CGI remake.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2012)
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Ben 10: Omniverse TV Poster Image
age 8+
Teenage Ben's comical adventures are fun but violent.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2012)
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Lost in Space TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Sci-fi classic is dated and hokey but still entertains.
Network: Hulu
(1965)
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Symphony Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun arcade space shooter set to your own music collection.
Platforms: Windows
(2012)
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Earthling! Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Wacky space adventure for sci-fi comics fans.
By Mark Fearing
(2012)
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ALF TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Broad '80s sitcom boasts sci-fi elements and sarcasm.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(1986)
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Sprinkle: Water splashing fire fighting fun! App Poster Image
age 8+
Cute water puzzler where you fight fires with physics.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
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Redakai: Conquer the Kairu TV Poster Image
age 8+
Formulaic but fun anime based on trading card game.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2011)
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Kerbal Space Program Game Poster Image
age 8+
Rocket-building sim helps determined kids reach the stars.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2011)
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Voltron Force TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Cartoon violence, toy marketing leave little to recommend.
Network: Nicktoons
(2011)
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Transformers Prime TV Poster Image
age 8+
Action, violence don't overshadow worthy messages for kids.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2010)
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Ben 10: Ultimate Alien TV Poster Image
age 8+
Darker and still violent, this Ben 10 not for the sensitive.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2010)
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Aliens in the Attic Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Silly teens-versus-aliens adventure is sure to delight kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Battle for Terra Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Animated space adventure tackles war, complex themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Race to Witch Mountain Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Sci-fi remake is action packed and intense for a PG film.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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