Best Sleepover Movies

Nothing says "sleepover" like watching a great movie with your best friends. Whether you have younger kids who are new to the slumber party scene or veteran teen overnighters, this list is sure to get the night off to a great start. We've got everything from silly comedies for kids to romantic tearjerkers and super-scary movies for teens. And with more than 75 great sleepover movie picks to choose from, you'll have enough to keep the party going all night long. Check out our reviews to see what might work for your kids and their friends. And if you want even more ideas, check out our list of family movie favorites -- and our Common Sense Seal honorees!

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The Peanuts Movie Movie Poster Image
Gentle family-friendly comedy has sweet messages.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Finding Nemo Movie Poster Image
Sweet father-son tale has some very scary moments.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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Frozen Movie Poster Image
Wintry Disney musical is fabulous celebration of sisterhood.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Lilo and Stitch Movie Poster Image
Cute story, great characters, fabulous soundtrack.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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Mulan Movie Poster Image
Disneyfied but dignified tale of Chinese warrior.
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(Release Year: 1998)
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The Muppets Movie Poster Image
Muppet comedy offers memorable laughs, musical numbers.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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My Neighbor Totoro Movie Poster Image
Beautifully animated fantasy about friendship fit for all.
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(Release Year: 1988)
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Tangled Movie Poster Image
Fantastic princess adventure is fun, with great messages.
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(Release Year: 2010)
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Toy Story (1995) Movie Poster Image
Pixar classic is one of the best kids' movies of all time.
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(Release Year: 1995)
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Despicable Me Movie Poster Image
Clever, funny, and sweet villain-with-a-heart-of-gold tale.
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(Release Year: 2010)
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The Lego Movie Movie Poster Image
Hilarious toy tale plugs product but is nonstop fun.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Moana Movie Poster Image
Great characters, memorable music, some monsters/scares.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Shrek Movie Poster Image
Gross-out laughs meet a marvelous fairy tale mix.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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Singin' in the Rain Movie Poster Image
Often considered the finest musical of all time.
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(Release Year: 1952)
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Big Hero 6 Movie Poster Image
Awesome origin story is action-packed, deals with grief.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Movie Poster Image
Spielberg's family classic is still one of the best.
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(Release Year: 1982)
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Movie Poster Image
First Potter movie is a magical ride but also intense.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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How to Train Your Dragon Movie Poster Image
Thrilling 3D adventure sends brains-over-brawn message.
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(Release Year: 2010)
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Star Wars: Episode IV: A New Hope Movie Poster Image
Sci-fi action classic perfect for sharing with kids.
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(Release Year: 1977)
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Wreck-It Ralph Movie Poster Image
Game-themed movie mixes potty humor with strong messages.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Akeelah and the Bee Movie Poster Image
Inspiring drama about a champion speller; OK for tweens.
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(Release Year: 2006)
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Descendants Movie Poster Image
Energetic Disney movie's villains make likable role models.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Freaky Friday Movie Poster Image
Mother-daughter switch is fun comedic chaos.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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High School Musical Movie Poster Image
A modern-day Grease for tweens.
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(Release Year: 2006)
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The Princess Bride Movie Poster Image
Witty, winsome fairy tale for the whole family.
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(Release Year: 1987)
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The Princess Diaries Movie Poster Image
Sweet tale about growing up is terrific fun for families.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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The Sandlot Movie Poster Image
Lighthearted, nostalgic tween comedy; some language.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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Teen Beach Movie Movie Poster Image
Heavily marketed musical is wholesome fun for tweens.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory Movie Poster Image
Pure, sweet imagination for both kids and adults.
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(Release Year: 1971)
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The Adventures of Tintin Movie Poster Image
Whirlwind animated adventure is a visual treat for tweens.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid Movie Poster Image
Adorable comedy about middle-school anxieties...and farts.
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(Release Year: 2010)
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Matilda Movie Poster Image
Offbeat dark fantasy gem is intense, sometimes scary.
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(Release Year: 1996)
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Back to the Future Movie Poster Image
'80s time-travel favorite; some violence, bullying, cursing.
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(Release Year: 1985)
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The Goonies Movie Poster Image
Classic '80s adventure has lots of swearing, some scares.
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(Release Year: 1985)
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Holes Movie Poster Image
Great movie respects its audience's intelligence.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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Hidden Figures Movie Poster Image
Inspiring true story of African-American women at NASA.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Arrival Movie Poster Image
Great, deeply thoughtful, compassionate sci-fi tale.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark Movie Poster Image
Indy's first adventure is a rip-roaring action masterpiece.
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(Release Year: 1981)
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The Karate Kid Movie Poster Image
'80s classic is still fun for families with older tweens.
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(Release Year: 1984)
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Napoleon Dynamite Movie Poster Image
One-of-a-kind high school comedy for the family.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Pride & Prejudice Movie Poster Image
Gorgeous Jane Austen adaptation has timeless appeal.
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(Release Year: 2005)
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School of Rock Movie Poster Image
Standout Jack Black in nerds-become-cool comedy.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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X-Men Movie Poster Image
Comic-book adaptation has brains, brawn, and style.
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(Release Year: 2000)
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13 Going on 30 Movie Poster Image
Touching, hilarious Jennifer Garner romcom.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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The Amazing Spider-Man Movie Poster Image
Action-packed series reboot has lots to offer Spidey fans.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Dirty Dancing Movie Poster Image
Hip-shaking guilty pleasure has mature themes, dancing.
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(Release Year: 1987)
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Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog Movie Poster Image
Fun musical adventure includes some innuendo and a death.
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(Release Year: 2008)
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Ferris Bueller's Day Off Movie Poster Image
Despite language, iffy behavior, this is a comedy classic.
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(Release Year: 1986)
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Jurassic Park Movie Poster Image
Terrifyingly realistic dinos run amok in sci-fi landmark.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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Legally Blonde Movie Poster Image
Fun romp has some sexual references and salty language.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Movie Poster Image
Fabulous, but also violent and scary.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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Men in Black Movie Poster Image
Lots of fun, but too scary for some kids.
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(Release Year: 1997)
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The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants Movie Poster Image
Sensitive portrayal of four girls' friendships.
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(Release Year: 2005)
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The Avengers Movie Poster Image
Heroes work together in explosive comic-book adventure.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Bend It Like Beckham Movie Poster Image
Superb tale of a girl's struggle for her dreams.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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The Devil Wears Prada Movie Poster Image
Fun, frothy fashion tale has cursing and sex.
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(Release Year: 2006)
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Iron Man Movie Poster Image
Great action, lots of style, some iffy stuff.
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(Release Year: 2008)
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Jaws Movie Poster Image
'70s classic horror tale is still scary as ever.
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(Release Year: 2000)
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Monty Python and the Holy Grail Movie Poster Image
Nonstop hilarity for families; some bawdy humor, profanity.
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(Release Year: 1975)
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Never Been Kissed Movie Poster Image
Sweet, romantic story for teens has some edgy scenes.
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(Release Year: 1999)
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Ocean's Eleven Movie Poster Image
Fun heist movie for older kids and their families.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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Poltergeist Movie Poster Image
One of the all-time great haunted house movies.
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(Release Year: 1982)
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Titanic Movie Poster Image
Great movie, but too intense, racy for younger kids.
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(Release Year: 1997)
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(500) Days of Summer Movie Poster Image
Smart, fresh romcom is best for older teens.
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(Release Year: 2009)
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Airplane! Movie Poster Image
Rapid-fire spoof with sexual jokes and cartoon violence.
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(Release Year: 1980)
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Chocolat Movie Poster Image
Fabulous French fairy tale and romance for teens and up.
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(Release Year: 2000)
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Clueless Movie Poster Image
Charming take on Jane Austen's Emma has sex, drugs.
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(Release Year: 1995)
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The Fault in Our Stars Movie Poster Image
Heartbreaking love story is a must-see for fans of the book.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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The Hunger Games Movie Poster Image
Intense adaptation is violent, thought-provoking for teens.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Lights Out Movie Poster Image
Exceptionally simple, smart, scary monster movie.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Mean Girls Movie Poster Image
Mature but often-hilarious teen comedy.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Pitch Perfect Movie Poster Image
Edgy, teen-friendly musical comedy uplifts with song, heart.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Stand by Me Movie Poster Image
Edgy coming-of-age story isn't for young kids.
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(Release Year: 1986)
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Zoolander Movie Poster Image
Surprisingly entertaining modeling spoof has sex, swearing.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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Alien Movie Poster Image
Dated but still extremely scary. Not for younger kids.
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(Release Year: 1979)
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The Breakfast Club Movie Poster Image
Classic '80s teen movie has mature themes, profanity.
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(Release Year: 1985)
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Carrie Movie Poster Image
Stephen King's disturbing prom horror classic.
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(Release Year: 1976)
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Easy A Movie Poster Image
Teen Scarlet Letter update is smart but risque.
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(Release Year: 2010)
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Insidious Movie Poster Image
Exceptionally scary flick is too intense for younger teens.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Paranormal Activity Movie Poster Image
Indie scare fest doesn't need blood and gore to terrify.
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(Release Year: 2009)
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