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School of Rock Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Standout Jack Black in nerds-become-cool comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Ghostbusters Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Paranormal '80s classic has some scares, innuendo.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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The Mighty Ducks Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Classic kids' sports movie has some iffy humor, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1992)
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Rudy Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring sports film about a real-life underdog.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Reboot offers impressive action, distracting innuendo.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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If I Had Wings Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring story of blind young runner deals with bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Boy and the Beast Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Surprisingly touching coming-of-age adventure has heart.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Tolkien tale isn't as great as LOTR, but better for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Parks and Recreation TV Poster Image
age 13+
Local government spoof for mature viewers is goofy at heart.
Network: NBC
(2009)
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Places in the Heart Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Inspiring, intense tale about hardship, bigotry, redemption.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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Mudbloods Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Underdogs rule in real-life Quidditch docu; some profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Ground Control Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Air traffic control drama has lots of tension, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1998)
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The White Helmets Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Inspiring docu has positive messages, some wartime violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Asperger's Are Us Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Young men with ASD prep for comedy show in smart docu.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Coin Heist Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Teen heist movie explores ethical dilemmas; some profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Going in Style Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Comedy remake has lovable leads, some language, drugs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Seed Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Docu follows teams competing for startup money; cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Fire Chasers TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Wildfire docu is informative, artistic, and disturbing.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Marshall Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Inspirational, entertaining biopic of a very human hero.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Freedom Fighters: The Ray Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Animated superhero tale has action, violence, mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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