Bunnymund voice by Hugh Jackman; from left, Sandman, North voiced by Alec Baldwin and Tooth voiced by Isla Fisher welcome Jack Frost voiced by Chris Pine, in a scene from the animated motion picture 'Rise of the Guardians.' (Gannett/Paramount Pictures/File)
RISE OF THE GUARDIANS
Rating: PG for thematic elements and some mildly scary action
What it's about: The "Guardians of Childhood," aka Santa, The Easter Bunny, Tooth Fairy, etc., struggle to keep the bogeyman from ruining childhood.
The kid attractor factor: It's animated and it has Santa, elves and a holiday theme (sort of).
Lessons learned: Belief in magic and the supernatural is an important part of childhood.
Violence: Stylized, animated, some chilling effects.
Language: A Dreamworks movie that is Disney clean.
Parents' advisory: Kids who read 'The Guardians of Childhood' book may get more out of this than kids, and adults, who didn't. Suitable for all ages.