Movie Reviews

The Huntsman: Winter's War Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Messy, violent Snow White sequel wastes its great actors.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Tale of Tales Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Sex, violence in fairy tale collection that's NOT for kids.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
Cinderella (2015) Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Gorgeous, but it's the same old fairy tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
 
Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Terrific, heartwarming shorts have something for everyone.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
The Seventh Dwarf Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Musical fairy tale has familiar story but is fine for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
 
Descendants Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Energetic Disney movie's villains make likable role models.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
After the Ball Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Cinderella offshoot has dull characters, predictable plot.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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)
 
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)
 
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)
 
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)
Get Santa Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
British Christmas comedy has rude humor, some mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Knight Rusty Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
German animated knight quest is fun for kids of all ages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Frozen Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Wintry Disney musical is fabulous celebration of sisterhood.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Barbie the Pearl Princess Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Rapunzel-like Barbie tale stresses fashion and appearance.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
Swan Princess V: A Royal Family Tale Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Sustained peril gives fairy tale sequel a creepy edge.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
The Snow Queen Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
CGI fairy-tale remake features the occasional fright.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
The Hunters Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Family adventure has positive messages but muddled story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
The Swan Princess Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Animated sequel lacks magic; some mild violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
The Princess Twins of Legendale Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Princess tale has some peril but ultimately uplifts.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)

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