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A Family Reunion Christmas TV Poster Image
age 10+
Holiday special teaches gratitude, celebrates family.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Bring the Soul: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Refreshing, transparent peek behind the scenes with BTS.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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True: Happy Hearts Day TV Poster Image
age 4+
Sweet holiday story promotes empathy, compassion.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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A Christmas in Royal Fashion Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Festive romance isn't original but promotes kindness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Super Monsters Save Halloween Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Short tale gently helps preschoolers handle fear.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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CinemAbility:  The Art of Inclusion Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Earnest Hollywood docu argues for disability inclusion.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Rise TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Tender, lovely series is "Friday Night Lights" onstage.
Network: NBC
(2018)
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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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Dance Academy: The Comeback Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Captivating, graceful story of young dancers on the verge.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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All I Want for Christmas Is You Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Merry, mischievous holiday tale is fun for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Family dysfunction with humor; mature themes, cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Almost Christmas Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Talented cast elevates dysfunctional-family holiday comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Passion Live Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Stirring modern-day musical retelling of Easter story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Imba Means Sing Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Vibrant, uplifting docu about African children's choir.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Sesame Studios TV Poster Image
age 3+
Delightful YouTube shorts have quality content for tots.
Network: YouTube
(2016)
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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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Inocente TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Affecting true story of homelessness and the human spirit.
Network: MTV
(2012)
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Fordson: Faith, Fasting, Football Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Excellent docu on Muslim high school football players.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Peanuts classic sings the Valentine's Day blues.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1975)
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Mister Rogers' Neighborhood TV Poster Image
age 3+
Classic series gently promotes social skills, imagination.
Network: PBS
(1968)
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