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Oz the Great and Powerful: Discussion Questions

Introduction Last week I had the happy opportunity of watching Disney's new Oz the Great and Powerful.  I had to turn around a review that ...
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Les Misérables: A Movie Review

Merry Christmas!  Les Miz opens todays in theaters, so I thought I'd share a few thoughts from the screening I attended a while back.... When ...
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Parents’ Guide to Environmentalism in Kids’ Literature

What is Environmentalism? With the movie version of The Lorax hitting theaters this weekend, man's role in shaping and caring for the environment is back ...
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Books-to-Movies: Training “Reel Thinkers”

Back-to-school time means hitting the books and living more structured days.  All the more reason to look forward to a good, family movie at the ...
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Percy Jackson and the Olympians by Rick Riordan

Percy Jackson and the Olympians, by Rick Riordan: The Lightning Thief (Hyperion/Miramax,2005), The Sea of Monsters (2006), The Titan's Curse (2007), The Battle of the ...
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