Movie Reviews

No Place Like Home Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 9+
Predictable alien landing movie, with sibling name-calling.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
Flash Gordon (1980) Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Sci-fi comic-strip movie is too intense for younger kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1980)
Star Wars: Episode I: The Phantom Menace Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Kid-centric but violent prequel lacks originals' energy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Campy sci-fi undersea adventure features mild peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1961)
Rocketman Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 7+
A so-so sophomoric space comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1997)
Star Wars: Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back Movie Poster Image
age 8+
The best of the original series, but the most intense, too.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1980)
Leroy & Stitch Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 5+
More lively fun with Lilo, Stitch, and friends.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
Planet of the Apes (1968) Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Original Apes mixes smart sci-fi and fighting, sexy stuff.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1968)
Chicken Little Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 7+
Cute, sometimes-frantic movie has peril, potential scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Zathura: A Space Adventure Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Sci-fi adventure has salty language, peril, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Kids will love the 3-D aspect of this movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Arthur and his alien friend travel the galaxy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Lilo and Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch Movie Poster Image
age 5+
More of the same, sweet and fun for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Star Trek: Insurrection Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Like a long episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1998)
Spaceballs Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 11+
Goofy parody mocks the Star Wars series.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
Mac and Me Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 7+
So-bad-it's-good "E.T." rip-off; lots of product placement.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
Scooby-Doo and the Alien Invaders Movie Poster Image
age 7+
"Those meddling kids" encounter brief alien scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Tom & Jerry: Blast Off to Mars Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Lots of wacky cartoon violence in outer space comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
Thunderbirds Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 8+
Exciting kid space-action without being too scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
A Wrinkle in Time Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 9+
Somewhat clunky but mostly faithful to the book.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)

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