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)
Scooby-Doo! and WWE: Curse of the Speed Demon Movie Poster Image
age 7+
WWE tie-in features monster car mayhem, wrestling violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
A Royal Night Out Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 13+
Comic fairy-tale romp has drinking, sexual situations.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Animated classic is enchanting but also scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1937)
The Transporter Refueled Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Pointless, lifeless, violent reboot objectifies women.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Cinderella (2015) Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 6+
Gorgeous, but it's the same old fairy tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Furious 7 Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 14+
Bigger action, more bonding in Paul Walker's final movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Barbie in Rock 'N Royals Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Strong toy marketing but also lots of positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Mad Max: Fury Road Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 16+
Postapocalyptic action is excellent but extremely violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
 
Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Terrific, heartwarming shorts have something for everyone.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
The Seventh Dwarf Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 5+
Musical fairy tale has familiar story but is fine for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Hot Wheels: The Skills to Thrill Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Nothing more than a 45-minute Hot Wheels commercial.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Frog Kingdom Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 6+
Poorly animated frog princess tale has lots of name-calling.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Strange Magic Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 6+
Uneven animated musical is stranger than it is magical.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
After the Ball Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 10+
Cinderella offshoot has dull characters, predictable plot.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Into the Woods Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 10+
Sondheim's fairy tale musical is dark, complex, sublime.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
 
Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Exciting fairy adventure has loss, some scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Barbie in Princess Power Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Fun superhero adventure; more action, peril than past films.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Sibling spat teaches positive lessons in enjoyable tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
 
The Tale of the Princess Kaguya Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Beautifully animated Japanese folktale for older kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)

Pages