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A Wizard's Tale Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Chaotic fairy tale has dated stereotypes and messages.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Snow Queen: Fire and Ice Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Some weapons, peril in engaging fairy tale adventure.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Little Vampire Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Animated book-based monster tale has potty humor, peril.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Little Mermaid (2018) Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Watered-down retelling has poor acting, production values.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Warning Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Bullying, cursing, violence in Spanish thriller.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Luis and the Aliens Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Animated alien movie has potty humor, bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Pinocchio (2018) Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Reimagining of classic tale has lots of peril, some scares.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Saving Christmas Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Uninspired, amateurish holiday tale with bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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A Christmas Prince Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
The holidays sparkle in light, romantic fairy tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Babysitter Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Violent, gory horror movie has some laughs, too.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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A Boy Called Po Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Weepy tale of widowed father's struggles with autistic son.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul Movie Poster Image
age 8+
New cast, but more of the same gross-out humor, hijinks.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Beauty and the Beast Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Fantastic but scarier remake of the "tale as old as time."
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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A Monster Calls Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Heartrending adaptation explores the enormity of grief.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Cents Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Well-meaning but sometimes confusing middle school drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Breaking a Monster Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Middle school metal band makes it big in revealing docu.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Audrie & Daisy Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Painful, unflinching story of rape and bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Beauty and the Beast Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Disney fave has great music, strong messages, some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1991)
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Tale of Tales Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Sex, violence in fairy tale collection that's NOT for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Huntsman: Winter's War Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Messy, violent Snow White sequel wastes its great actors.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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