TV Reviews

Kong: King of the Apes TV Poster Image
age 8+
CGI take on primate's story is violent but entertaining.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
Descendants: Wicked World TV Poster Image
age 6+
Short-form series teases movie characters' continuing story.
Network: Disney Channel
(2015)
 
Goldie & Bear TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 4+
Sweet preschool show blends fairy tale characters' stories.
Network: Disney Junior
(2015)
 
Dinotrux TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 7+
Creatures find friendship, fun in awesome animated world.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
Bill Nye the Science Guy TV Poster Image
age 7+
Fantastically fun classic is perfect formula for learning.
Network: PBS Kids
(2015)
Ever After High TV Poster Image
age 8+
Product placement, iffy body images in creative series.
Network: Netflix, Online
(2015)
Power Rangers Dino Charge TV Poster Image
age 7+
Dino theme makes this imagining more memorable than others.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2015)
Shelley Duvall's Faerie Tale Theatre TV Poster Image
age 7+
Superb classic still entertains, but know your kid.
Network: Online
(2015)
Galavant TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 12+
Cartoonish violence, ribald jokes in fairy tale send-up.
Network: ABC
(2014)
Over the Garden Wall TV Poster Image
age 8+
Whimsical, adventurous tale has some scary moments, too.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2014)
The 7D TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 5+
Dwarfs take starring role in lighthearted cartoon series.
Network: Disney XD
(2014)
Teenage Fairytale Dropouts TV Poster Image
age 7+
Appealing cartoon has positive messages about self-image.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2014)
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland TV Poster Image
age 12+
TV spin-off takes dark fantasy drama to another dimension.
Network: ABC
(2013)
Primeval: New World TV Poster Image
age 15+
Limp dino-chasing drama has excessive gore, lacks thrills.
Network: Syfy
(2013)
Sofia the First TV Poster Image
age 3+
Spunky, well-rounded princess celebrates individuality.
Network: Disney Channel, Disney Junior
(2013)
Puella Magi Madoka Magica TV Poster Image
age 13+
Outstanding anime is more violent than you'd expect.
Network: New Video
(2012)
Fractured Fairy Tales TV Poster Image
age 7+
Retro series' satire still offers cross-generational laughs.
Network: Hulu
(2012)
Grimm TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 13+
Fairy tale-inspired show has more blood than happy endings.
Network: NBC
(2011)
Terra Nova TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 14+
Big-budget supernatural thriller with family at its heart.
Network: Fox
(2011)
Dino Dan TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 5+
Young paleontologist teaches kids about Jurassic giants.
Network: Nick Jr.
(2010)

Pages