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Movie Review for Parents: Goosebumps

Betsy is a life-long word nerd and movie lover; she's combined passions for parenting and pop culture in her position at Common Sense Media and is mom to two awesome kids.

Goosebumps brings thrills and excitement to the big screen

Jack Black stars in this live-action adaptation of the best-selling middle-grade horror novels by R. L. Stine. There are lots of different kinds of monsters, but the main focus is on the loud action, special effects, goofy humor and a tentative teen romance. Will fans of the books get their fill of scares? Find out if Goosebumps is appropriate for your kid in the video below. For conversation starters and more movie info, check out Common Sense Media.
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