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The Son of God - A Modern Version of the Story of JesusWith Lent starting tomorrow, this film is timely and appropriate for Christians. The life story of Jesus is told from his humble birth through his teachings, crucifixion and ultimate resurrection. KIDS FIRST! Film Critic Jailene A., age 13 says, "This is the most eye-opening, magnificent film I have ever seen." See her full review below. The Son of God Reviewed by Jailene A. Full video review here. This is the most eye-opening, magnificent film I have ever seen. “The Son of God” is about the story of Jesus. This movie modernizes the scriptures of the Bible along with showing everyone the miracles of Jesus. This movie really touched me because of the intensity and power it contains. From the minute Jesus is born, this movie shows every sin he forgives to the crucifixion and resurrection of the Holy Spirit. This movie will make you want to learn more about the … - read more...
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Non-Stop - An Intense Spine-Tingling Film That Keeps You on the Edge of Your Seat"Non-Stop" is an intense thriller that features Liam Neeson as an air marshal who springs into action during a transatlantic flight after receiving a series of text messages that put his fellow passengers at risk unless the airline transfers $150 million into an off-shore account. Rated PG-13 for action, violence, language, drug reference and sensuality, it's not for your younger kids but for older kids, and yourself, it's worth checking out. KIDS FIRST! Film Critic Keefer B. says, "The movie keeps your attention and you really want to know what’s going to happen." Gerry O. adds, ""Non-Stop" is a great action packed dramatic film many people will want to see over and over and over again." See their full reviews below. Non-Stop Reviewed by Keefer C. Blakeslee, KIDS FIRST! Film Critic, age 13 See full video review here. This is a suspenseful film that keeps you … - read more...
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Key Findings from Families’ Education Media Use in America:Following is summary from the recent report on Families’ Education Media Use in America released by the New Mexico Dept of Health. You may also want to see and hear what their experts (Dr. Javier Aceves, Dr. Janis Gonzales and Dr. Neal Horen) and parents have to say about Toddlers and Screen Time. http://nmhealth.org/phd/mchdaytwo.shtml Key Findings from Families’ Education Media Use in America: 1. Nearly half (44%) of the screen media 2- to 10-year-olds use is considered educational by their parents (56 minutes out of a total of 2:07 screen media per day). Eight in ten children (80%) use educational media at least once a week, including a third … - read more...
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Non-Stop, The Monument's Men, The Wind Rises, 3 Days to Kill, Justice League: WarListen in as we review the new feature films "Non-Stop," "The Monument's Men, "The Wind Rises," "3 Days to Kill," and the new DVD release "Justice League: War." Catch all this and more with your hosts Brianna Hope Beaton and Keefer Blakeslee joined by KIDS FIRST! Film Critics Gerry Orz and Anthony Aranda. !--[if>![endif]-->!--[if> - read more...
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Become a Local Film Critic and Get Free Stuff!I know it sounds too good to be true, but it’s not! KIDS FIRST! wants to hear from you. We want everyone to be a film critic and show that kids’ opinions matter. There is no entry fee, no contest… simply submit your video review and get your prize.
Every child age 18 and under that submits a video review of any film or DVD (rated PG-13 or under) will receive a gift card toward a media skin from our friends at ZINGrevolution.com and/or a certificate good for a free movie ticket at your local theater (sponsored by Quantum Rewards). Prizes only available while supplies last – but we have plenty to give away right now!
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