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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.

Jun 27, 2017

The TV Upfronts are when major US TV networks and producers decide what you will see a few months later in the fall. Discover how this works and what shows may or may not be on your family's list. We talk with Christopher Gildemeister from the Parents Television Council in Los Angeles.


Jun 16, 2017

Rod and Donna look at two movies worth the price of admission: Cars 3 and Megan Leavey.


Jun 2, 2017

What do Wonder Woman and Captain Underpants have in common? Well, if you've ever dreamed you were at work in your underwear, the answer should be obvious!

More seriously, we explore the positive messages within Wonder Woman -- and there are a surprising number of them. And we take a look at how Captain Underpants may...


May 30, 2017

The next Spider-man Homecoming, Despicable Me 3 and <gasp> the Emoji Movie are just three of many titles releasing over the next few months. Rod and Donna give parents a heads up on ratings, content and stories for movies releasing during Summer 2017.

You can also read the complete story and know the best movies to...


Apr 28, 2017

La La Land was a big release in awards circles and is surprisingly free of most content concerns. We discuss it and The Founder, a movie that tells the story of McDonalads, on this podcast.

We delve into both movies and suggest what discussion and teaching opportunities they may present to your...