All Reviews

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Game Poster Image
age 18+
Violent, mature sci-fi sequel raises big moral dilemmas.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Looped TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Time warp buddy comedy is light on consequences.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2016)
Bottersnikes & Gumbles TV Poster Image
age 6+
Beautifully animated book adaptation has positive messages.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
Mamá the Alien/Mamá la Extraterrestre Book Poster Image
age 4+
A fun, bilingual take on being a documented immigrant.
By René Colato Laínez
(2016)
The Underground Railroad Book Poster Image
age 15+
Riveting, thought-provoking, brutal runaway slave story.
By Colson Whitehead
(2016)
DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Action-packed teen superhero tale has comic book violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
Ask the Storybots TV Poster Image
age 2+
Kids' big questions get answered by friendly, funny bots.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
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)
Madden NFL 17 Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Top sports franchise scores touchdown with big improvements.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
Metrico+ Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Inventive, tough platformer breathes life into infographics.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
The King of Fighters XIV Game Poster Image
age 15+
Great, deep fighing game has lots of mature content.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
Miss Danielle's Preschoolbuds TV Poster Image
age 3+
Read-aloud nature lessons shine in gentle preschool show.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2016)
Otter Goes to School Book Poster Image
age 4+
Otter plays teacher, gains confidence in reassuring tale.
By Sam Garton
(2016)
Monster Math Squad TV Poster Image
age 4+
Superhero-style monsters solve predicaments with math.
Network: Xfinity
(2016)
The Outliers Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Page-turner thriller is full of twists, violence.
By Kimberly McCreight
(2016)
Reigns App Poster Image
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age 12+
Simple but funny text-based strategy has implied violence.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Puffin Rock Music! App Poster Image
age 3+
Gentle music-maker won't overwhelm senses.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Chromebook
(2016)
Ben-Hur Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
New take on classic tale has intense action, few surprises.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
War Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Humor mixed with guns, drugs, swearing in fact-based tale.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2016)
Thieving Weasels Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Dark, funny tale of teen trying to flee his criminal family.
By Billy Taylor
(2016)

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