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Pink: All I Know So Far Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Intimate music doc has positive messages, cursing, drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Our Friend Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Cancer drama shows power of unconditional love; swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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A Christmas Carol (2020) Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Creative retelling of Dickens' story is intense but festive.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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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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Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs. the Reverend Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Language, rude jokes in brilliant choose your own adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Stonewall Outloud Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Highly original, affecting docu about iconic LGBTQ uprising.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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A Christmas Story Live! Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Musical based on classic film is an OK update, but too long.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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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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The Great Day (Le Grand Jour) Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Docu shows kids around the world working for their goals.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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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.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Kindness Is Contagious Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Warm, feel-good docu about being nice is uplifting.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Coraline Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Cool but creepy animated fantasy too scary for young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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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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Little Women (1949) Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Adaptation of Alcott's story livened by superstar cast.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1949)
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Spirited Away Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Magnificent movie with scary creatures and a strong heroine.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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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.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Pay It Forward Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Syrupy drama has mature themes, cursing, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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A Christmas Carol (1984) Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Bleak but solid adaptation of Dickens' classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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It's a Wonderful Life Movie Poster Image
age 9+
This classic delivers warmth all year long.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1946)
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