Magical Do Re Mi

TV review by
Joly Herman, Common Sense Media
Magical Do Re Mi TV Poster Image
Magic and responsibility mingle in this cartoon.
Popular with kids

Parents say

age 6+
Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 5+
Based on 16 reviews

A lot or a little?

The parents' guide to what's in this TV show.

Positive Messages

Girls try to help other people.

Violence & Scariness
Sexy Stuff
Language

"Kick butt" and "shut up" every once in a while.

Consumerism

Tie in to product worth watching for.

Drinking, Drugs & Smoking

What parents need to know

Parents need to know that these little girls are training to become witches. Some moral lessons about empathy and care-giving might rub off on kids, but some of the language can be a bit gruff ("Kick butt" and "shut up"). Younger kids may find the line between fantasy and reality blurred.

User Reviews

  • Parents say
  • Kids say
Adult Written byojamajomary February 3, 2013

Be underestimated classical

Why I said it was be underestimated? Cause USA just broadcast season 1 only! Season 1 just a little start, so the drama is not being so complex. But since seaso... Continue reading
Adult Written byholyrainbowsbrittney December 9, 2010

I wishh

i've been a fan since I saw this air in Japan in 2002, I was ten yeas old now, and I've waited FOREVER for it to be continued to be dubbed..to atleast... Continue reading
Teen, 15 years old Written byleahcar June 8, 2014

The original is much better than the dub

Ojamajo Doremi is a long-running magical girl anime about primary school-aged girls training to be witches. They can use magic for their own benefit and in test... Continue reading
Teen, 14 years old Written byHainesama123 October 28, 2012

How Cute!

This is one of the cutest shows in my opinion I like their Japanese voices a lot better than the English dubs The English dub should be only for preschoolers bu... Continue reading

What's the story?

In MAGICAL DO RE MI, three third-grade friends named Dorie, Reannie, and Mirabelle learn the ways of magic by casting spells and being mentored by their superiors. As Witchlings, the girls are required to pass eight stages of apprenticeship to become full fledged witches. They each have little fairy companions whom they must protect, which demands that they behave responsibly.

Is it any good?

Young kids will love watching them dress in their special costumes, and may emulate how the girls fly through the air on their brooms. Generally, the adventures center around helping other kids, and some themes include lessons of respect and working hard to achieve goals. There's less fluff than other girl-oriented shows, but some exaggerated emotional reactions and language ("shut up") can be distracting.

Talk to your kids about ...

  • Families can talk about magic and magical powers. If kids could have any magic power in the world, what would it be, and why?

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