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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 14, 2017

On June 13, movie streaming and filtering service Vid Angel announced a new service that allows subscribers to filter steaming services like Netflix and Amazon. We talk with Jeff Simpson, one of the earlier testers of the service, to discover what the new service does and does not include.


Jun 12, 2017

Animating with LEGO can be a fun learning experience for your kids. If you've got the blocks and a smartphone, that's enough to get you started. Professional LEGO animator Jordan Johnson tells us how to begin.

You can also read our blog post and see a sample Jordan's...


May 17, 2017

What TV shows are about to be cancelled and which ones are renewed? We talk with Christopher Gildemeister from the Parents Television Council in Los Angeles and get the latest news about the major network's program decisions. Fortunately, according to Christopher, the news isn't all bad.

Should your teens see Netflix's...


May 10, 2017

Do you live each day with feelings of dread? Beverly Flaxington is the author of Self Talk for A Calmer You. On this episode she discusses how we can help our children, and ourselves, overcome negativity in media and society.


Apr 18, 2017

The Parents Television Council has been keeping a close eye on television content for over two decades. Today Dr. Christopher Gildemeister, the head of their research operations, joins us to give us an update on what you might want to have your kids avoid. He also offers suggestions of where to find better TV...