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Frustrated with finding a great movie for your family? Wondering what messages a movie or TV show will teach your kids? With you could learn to use some of those technology gadgets around your home? The Parent Previews Podcast is the source of all this information and more. Produced by the team that has been authoring movie, media and technology reviews and tips for parents for over two decades.

Oct 31, 2017

Although many fairy tales and legends have violent roots, we've become used to these stories being made for wide age range audiences. Yet, after researching recent fantasy-based TV shows, that may not be the case.


Oct 18, 2017

Only The Brave is a solid film that provides a glimpse into the life of the brave men and women who fight wildfires throughout our country. It covers the true story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, located in Arizona, who perished in a blaze during June 2013.

Rod and Donna discuss the movie and something parents need...


Oct 17, 2017

In this edition of the Parent Previews Podcast we are covering three new military shows. VALOR is from the CW network and centers on a US Army base that is home to an elite unit of helicopter pilots trained to perform clandestine international and domestic missions.

SEAL TEAM is about -- you guessed it -- Navy Seals....


Oct 13, 2017

In "Happy Death Day" a young woman repeats the same day over and over -- including her late night murder. Built on the Goundhog Day template, this is one of many recent movies to visit the repeating day syndrome. Rod and Donna discuss the appeal of these movies and why many of us enjoy the fantasy of being able to...


Oct 10, 2017

OTT or "Over The Top" services are Internet delivered content networks like Netflix, Amazon Video and Hulu. They used to be known for movies and TV series, but now they produce much of their own programming. We discuss the good and bad of OTT with Melissa Henson from the Parents Television Council. She has recently...