Movie Reviews

age 5+
Animated classic is enchanting but also scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(2016)
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age 13+
Comic fairy-tale romp has drinking, sexual situations.
In Theaters Now
(2015)
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age 6+
Gorgeous, but it's the same old fairy tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
age 4+
Strong toy marketing but also lots of positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
 
age 5+
Terrific, heartwarming shorts have something for everyone.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
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age 5+
Musical fairy tale has familiar story but is fine for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
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age 6+
Poorly animated frog princess tale has lots of name-calling.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
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age 6+
Uneven animated musical is stranger than it is magical.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
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age 10+
Cinderella offshoot has dull characters, predictable plot.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
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age 10+
Sondheim's fairy tale musical is dark, complex, sublime.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
 
age 5+
Exciting fairy adventure has loss, some scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
age 6+
Fun superhero adventure; more action, peril than past films.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
age 3+
Sibling spat teaches positive lessons in enjoyable tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
 
age 9+
Beautifully animated Japanese folktale for older kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
age 6+
New characters, fierce action in colorful anime adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
age 3+
Friendly themes abound when swashbucklers meet the Darlings.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
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age 7+
Some mildly scary stuff, confusion in OK stage show.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
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age 8+
Visually beautiful but dark retelling of classic fairytale.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
age 10+
Low-budget modern fairy tale is too boring for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
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age 5+
German animated knight quest is fun for kids of all ages.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)

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