All Reviews

AGE
16
QUALITY
 
A murder mystery with an Old West twist.
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Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Formulaic but still romantic Sparks adaptation gets steamy.
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In Theaters Now
(2015)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Searing memoir of growing up in troubled family offers hope.
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By Mariel Hemingway, Ben Greenman
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Insecure teen comes of age; earnest but unoriginal.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Baby duck won't go to sleep in funny farm tale.
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By Doreen Cronin
(2015)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Abused girl finds courage, family in compelling WWII story.
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By Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
(2015)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Artist's kids get George to smile in funny historical romp.
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By Lynn Cullen
(2015)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Villains, dragons, prince meet middle school in fun romp.
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By Laurie McKay
(2015)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Re-release of '80s musical film may scare very young kids.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Moving verse tale of girl's experience in Darfur genocide.
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By Andrea Davis Pinkney
(2014)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Giggly series installment taps into common kid frustration.
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By Mo Willems
(2014)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Two strangers form an unlikely bond in sweet wordless tale.
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By Marla Frazee
(2014)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Silly, outrageous sim with some cartoonish violence.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
Educational series explores curious animal behavior.
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Network: Fox
(2014)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Faith-based family drama uses excess to teach lessons.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Family road trip goes hilariously awry in 9th installment.
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By Jeff Kinney
(2014)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun life simulator lets kids experiment with careers.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Veterinarian's work makes for decent family fare.
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Network: CW
(2014)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Tractor reaches out to silent friend in tale of empathy.
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By Loren Long
(2014)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Cuteness, silliness, not much plot in Chicken Squad sequel.
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By Doreen Cronin
(2014)

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