- Movie Reviews
- App Reviews
- Take Action
This movie starts out the same as the Red Riding Hood Story. She walks into Granny’s cottage to visit but finds the big, bad wolf lying in her bed. The wolf is about to attack Red Riding Hood when Granny jumps out of the wardrobe and the woodcutter arrives in time to chase the wolf off with his axe.
Then a police bear arrives looking for the ‘recipe book thief’. It seems that Granny still has her recipes so the police bear decides the thief must be either Granny, Red Riding Hood, the woodcutter or the wolf. Detective Flipper the Frog arrives and listens to each of their stories to find out the truth. In the meantime Granny’s recipes get stolen so they now have to work together to find the real thief.
There are some scenes which could frighten younger kids such as:
The message of the story is that it’s better to tell the truth otherwise people stop believing you.
Content is age appropriate for children this age
Some content may not be appropriate for children this age. Parental guidance recommended
Content is not age appropriate for children this age
Children and Media Australia (CMA) is a registered business name of the Australian Council on Children and the Media (ACCM).
CMA provides reviews, research and advocacy to help children thrive in a digital world.
ACCM is national, not-for-profit and reliant on community support. You can help.