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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 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...

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.