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Catch-22 Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Classic, violent black comedy about the follies of war.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1970)
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Steamboat Bill Jr. Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Some violence in silent comedy masterpiece.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1928)
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Nanook of the North Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Excellent early documentary has some hunting violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1922)
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Children of Heaven Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Excellent subtitled Iranian coming-of-age story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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A Night to Remember Movie Poster Image
age 10+
1950s British take on Titanic tragedy is a masterpiece.
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(Release Year: 1958)
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Harlan County, USA Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Riveting 1976 docu about striking miners has some violence.
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(Release Year: 1977)
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Ratcatcher Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Gritty yet beautiful coming-of-age film too dark for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Elephant Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Powerful, provocative depiction of high school shootings.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Amarcord Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Fellini's bawdy coming-of-age film is brilliant but mature.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1974)
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Zero Dark Thirty Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Intelligent, uncompromising drama is violent and complex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Mutiny on the Bounty Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Brando's brilliant if lengthy version of classic story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1962)
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Before Midnight Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Brilliant, mature third chapter to heartfelt romantic saga.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Frozen Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Wintry Disney musical is fabulous celebration of sisterhood.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Kramer vs. Kramer Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Sensitive, truthful look at the breakup of a family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1979)
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The Square Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Unflinching, violent, but excellent docu on Arab Spring.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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The China Syndrome Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Scary, absorbing thriller predicts risks of nuclear power.
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(Release Year: 1979)
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Anita: Speaking Truth to Power Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Riveting docu may inspire discussion of sexual harassment.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Maidentrip Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Excellent docu about teen sailor; some brief profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The Kid (1921) Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Timeless silent film blends humor with hardship.
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(Release Year: 1921)
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Hannah and Her Sisters Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Brilliant but mature comic-drama about an imperfect family.
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(Release Year: 1986)
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