Movie Reviews

Into the Woods Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Sondheim's fairy tale musical is dark, complex, sublime.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Trilogy conclusion has thrilling, violent battle scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Invisible Dad Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Low-budget '90s slapstick with mildly risqué scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1997)
 
Song of the Sea Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Beautiful Irish tale explores myths, sibling relationship.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Mediocre action "threequel" is livened by stellar cast.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Barbie in Princess Power Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Fun superhero adventure; more action, peril than past films.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
 
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)
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)
Pokemon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction Movie Poster Image
age 6+
New characters, fierce action in colorful anime adventure.
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)
A Mouse Tale Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Uninspired tale of mice who save kingdom focuses on courage.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Tarzan (2013) Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Beautiful animation has some violence, intense moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Campy sci-fi adventure offers silly B-movie fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Go behind the scenes at Studio Ghibli, see Miyazaki at work.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
 
The Book of Life Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Beautifully animated film has some scary imagery.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
My Little Pony: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Re-release of '80s musical film may scare very young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
The Pirates Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Epic martial-arts tale is entertaining but violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Wolves Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Forgettable werewolf flick is soapy and occasionally gory.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
The Boxtrolls Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Imaginative adventure has lots of peril, nasty villain.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Battle for the Book! Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Friendly themes abound when swashbucklers meet the Darlings.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)

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