All Reviews

age 14+
A good Jane Austen movie, but a poor zombie movie.
In Theaters Now
(2016)
age 14+
Poe's creepy, unevenly adapted tales aren't for young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2016)
age 13+
Gravity defying classic gets visual upgrades, extra content.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
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age 9+
Action, monsters, humor in R.L. Stine adaptation.
On DVD/Streaming
(2016)
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age 14+
A paranornal romance heavy on style, light on substance.
Network: Freeform
(2016)
age 11+
LEARNING
Earth's Mightiest Heroes assemble for fun action game.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
age 10+
Portable adventure suffers from repetition, camera glitches.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
age 10+
High-spirited, funny steampunk adventure on Mars.
By Patrick Samphire
(2016)
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age 4+
Learning abounds in delightful science-based series.
Network: PBS
(2016)
age 6+
Kid embraces fears, fresh adventures in delightful series.
Network: Hulu
(2016)
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age 9+
Chinese fantasy mega-hit has lots of martial-arts action.
In Theaters Now
(2016)
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age 4+
LEARNING
A swing-and-miss to get kids active, paired with wristband.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
age 18+
Violent fantasy adventure remix trades story for action.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2016)
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age 10+
Retro-style shooter versus space bugs is just too short.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
age 18+
Violent horror remake visually striking yet frustrating.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
age 13+
Why watch a B-movie when you can play one?
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
age 10+
LEARNING
Sci-fi strategy prequel has frequent but mild violence.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
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age 14+
Mature themes explored in angsty end-of-the-world story.
By Shaun David Hutchinson
(2016)
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age 5+
Curious space explorers study human ways in charming series.
Network: Sprout
(2016)
age 16+
Final (hopefully!) entry in sputtered-out spook series.
On DVD/Streaming
(2016)

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