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Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Inspiring docu retells kids' poignant escape from Nazis.
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(Release Year: 2000)
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Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs. the Reverend Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Language, rude jokes in brilliant choose your own adventure.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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The Princess Diaries Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Sweet tale about growing up is terrific fun for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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Imba Means Sing Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Vibrant, uplifting docu about African children's choir.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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A Christmas Carol (1951) Movie Poster Image
age 8+
The classic book brought to life.
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(Release Year: 1951)
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Can You Dig This? Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Inspiring docu about urban gardening; some profanity, drugs.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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The Man Who Invented Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Heartfelt take on idea for Charles Dickens holiday classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Stonewall Outloud Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Highly original, affecting docu about iconic LGBTQ uprising.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Swiss Family Robinson Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Good intro to older movies for kids; watch for stereotypes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1960)
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Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Inspirational docu has themes of perseverance, gratitude.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Sun Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Offbeat tale of a patriotic misfit; cursing, mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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You Wish! Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Familiar but well-told fantasy tale has positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Dear Santa Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Sweet seasonal docu about USPS' holiday-giving campaign.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Dance Dreams: Hot Chocolate Nutcracker Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Inspirational docu has positive messages, role models.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Oliver! Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Glorious musical based on Dickens' Oliver Twist.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1968)
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Rebuilding Paradise Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Intense disaster docu highlights resilience, humanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Our Friend Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Cancer drama shows power of unconditional love; swearing.
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(Release Year: 2021)
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Freaky Friday Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Mother-daughter switch is fun comedic chaos.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Regarding Henry Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Slow, thoughtful '90s drama won't appeal to teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1991)
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Christopher Robin Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Sweet but slow tale about the power of family, imagination.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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