The latest such film to hit the silver screen will be Alice in Wonderland, which opens this weekend. Like Tim Burton's earlier foray into this area – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – Alice may be rated PG, but its dark undertones and intricate imagery certainly aren't appropriate for wee ones who scare easily. Late last year, parents who were fans of Where the Wild Things Are had to think twice before buying tickets to see the long-clawed, yellow-eyed monsters, though 73 percent of LilSugar readers said they were taking their tots to see it anyway.
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