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Whiplash Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Compelling drama about relentless pursuit of perfection.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Desert Runners Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Intense, awe-inspiring docu about extreme marathoners.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Fresh Off the Boat TV Poster Image
age 12+
Fierce memoir about Asian family makes fresh, sweet sitcom.
Network: ABC
(2015)
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Please Like Me TV Poster Image
age 15+
Aussie show tackles tough issues with humor.
Network: Pivot
(2014)
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Shake the Dust Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Poignant docu about B-boys and B-girls around the world.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Rise: The Promise of My Brother’s Keeper TV Poster Image
age 12+
Positive, inspirational doc about helping underserved boys.
Network: Discovery Channel, OWN
(2015)
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A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding role model urges kids to stand up to bullies.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Everest Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Compelling tale of real-life expedition is intense, moving.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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The Martian Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Excellent space thriller mixes peril, charm, real science.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Difret Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Intense Ethiopian film makes case for girls'/women's rights.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Born This Way TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Reality series offers insight into life with Down syndrome.
Network: A&E
(2015)
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Underground TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Gripping slave drama is great viewing for mature viewers.
Network: WGN
(2016)
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Marie's Story Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Inspirational subtitled film is emotionally intense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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My Mad Fat Diary TV Poster Image
age 15+
Edgy but heartfelt British coming-of-age tale wows.
Network: Hulu
(2015)
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Containment TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Medical imagery, blood, gore in well-written outbreak drama.
Network: CW
(2016)
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Lady Dynamite TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Quirky showbiz comedy deals with mental illness.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
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Being You TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Teens travel, meet thriving folks with learning differences.
Network: PBS
(2016)
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Loving Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Moving drama about interracial couple's historic fight.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Story of kids' labor-of-love Indy remake is fun, moving.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Atlanta TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Smart dramedy makes "star is born" premise fresh.
Network: FX
(2016)
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