All Reviews

csm_game
age 16+
 
Well-made series finale too violent for kids.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2007)
csm_game
age 16+
 
Conclusion to violent sci-fi shooter for older teens only.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2010)
csm_movie
age 16+
 
Romantic and entertaining -- for older teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
csm_movie
age 16+
 
Accurate, heartbreaking masterpiece about the Holocaust.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
csm_movie
age 16+
 
Masterful Chinese battle epic is violent but fine for teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(2010)
csm_movie
age 16+
 
The classic tale of a Mafia family, violence and all.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
age 16+
 
Brilliant mob movie with graphic violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(2005)
csm_book
age 16+
 
Brilliant but mature classic explores racism, gender, power.
By Toni Morrison
(1977)
csm_movie
Ali
age 16+
 
Brutal fight scenes and frank racial issues.
On DVD/Streaming
(2002)
age 16+
 
Spike Lee's masterful and disturbing Katrina docu.
On DVD/Streaming
(2006)
age 16+
 
Excellent singer-songwriter delves into mature topics.
By Lily Allen
(2009)
csm_movie
age 16+
 
Biting '76 satire with a media literacy lesson.
On DVD/Streaming
(2000)
csm_website
age 16+
 
LEARNING
Not-for-profit site encourages and supports youth action.
URL: http://dosomething.org
(2012)
age 16+
 
Slow-moving, somber drama is too mature for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2008)
csm_movie
age 16+
 
Poetic, disturbing story of lonely teen skater.
On DVD/Streaming
(2008)
age 16+
 
Pitt stars in beautiful -- but brutal -- Western.
On DVD/Streaming
(2008)
csm_game
age 16+
 
Arresting imagery of an afterworld creates interactive art.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2010)
age 16+
 
Realistic console-style racing game is mostly OK for kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
age 16+
 
Violent 1st person shooter with minimal blood.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
csm_app
age 16+
 
Violent, gory man-eating worm game is all about carnage.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)

Pages