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Double Dragon IV Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Dated sequel is ugly, annoying, full of mindless violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2017)
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Digimon World: Next Order Game Poster Image
age 12+
Clunky menus slow down game's evolution into a fun RPG.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2017)
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The Smell of Other People's Houses Book Poster Image
age 13+
Poignant coming-of-age tale about four 1970 Alaskan teens.
By Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock
(2016)
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Hitman: The Complete First Season Game Poster Image
age 18+
Violent, tough, yet creative episodic stealth-action game.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Nella the Princess Knight TV Poster Image
age 3+
Well-rounded heroine is great role model for preschoolers.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2017)
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Ride TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Diversity, resilience stand out in likable tween dramedy.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2017)
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Rastamouse TV Poster Image
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age 5+
Musical crime solvers help neighbors make positive choices.
Network: Online
(2011)
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24: Legacy TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Worthy successor to original has the same pace, intensity.
Network: Fox
(2017)
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Training Day TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Good cop, bad cop battle over what justice means.
Network: CBS
(2017)
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Boo! A Madea Halloween Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Madea franchise is getting so tired it's scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Jack Reacher: Never Go Back Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Violent Tom Cruise sequel has a high body count.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Masterminds Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Heist film is funny but has some sexist humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Midnight Without a Moon Book Poster Image
age 10+
Exciting, must-read story of black teen in 1955 Mississippi.
By Linda Williams Jackson
(2017)
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Pokémon: Diamond and Pearl: Galactic Battles TV Poster Image
age 6+
Friendship, loyalty, and some new creatures join the team.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2009)
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Pokémon: Diamond and Pearl: Battle Dimension TV Poster Image
age 7+
More of Ash's journey has fantasy violence, friends, fun.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2008)
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Z: The Beginning of Everything TV Poster Image
age 15+
Subtle period piece on vibrant, troubled Zelda Fitzgerald.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2017)
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Habitica: Gamified Task Manager App Poster Image
age 13+
Better habits only a game away; has purchases, messages.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Gold Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Compelling but uneven treasure-hunt tale has drinking, sex.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2017)
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More 4 Monkey: Pre-K Number Foundation App Poster Image
age 3+
Clever number-sense games challenge but are repetitive.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Un Padre No Tan Padre Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Mostly sweet Spanish-language comedy has some iffy stuff.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2017)
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