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L.O.L. Surprise! Winter Disco TV Poster Image
age 7+
Toy-themed movie has a little edge; tons of marketing.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2019)
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Judy Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Booze, pills, smoking in well-acted but tragic biopic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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John Mulaney & the Sack Lunch Bunch TV Poster Image
age 8+
Kid-cast variety special caters to older viewing audience.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Cats Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Big-screen musical adaptation is both strange and magical.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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Western Stars Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Moving Springsteen concert movie about reflection, change.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Sugar Rush Christmas TV Poster Image
age 10+
Holiday-themed spin on fun competitive baking show.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Spirit Riding Free: Spirit of Christmas TV Poster Image
age 7+
So-so holiday horse tale warms with timely themes.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Top Elf TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Lots of holiday spirit in fun building competition.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2019)
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The SpongeBob Musical: Live on Stage! TV Poster Image
age 6+
Impressive visual production wows amid underwhelming story.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2019)
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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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Let It Snow: Three Holiday Romances Book Poster Image
age 13+
Fluffy but enjoyable romance with intersecting stories.
By John Green, Maureen Johnson, Lauren Myracle
(2008)
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Black Christmas Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Haywire holiday horror remake takes a feminist position.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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Hello Piano - Lessons & Games App Poster Image
age 8+
Video lessons and adaptive games make piano practice fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Dasher Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Reindeer's origin story has striking art, lots of heart.
By Matt Tavares
(2019)
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Hold On Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful message, but plot falls short in faith-based drama.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby Movie Poster Image
age 10+
More adventures in Aldovia; some mild suspense, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Costume Quest: Heroes on Holiday TV Poster Image
age 8+
Charming holiday-themed special promotes teamwork, kindness.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2019)
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Finding Santa Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Holiday tale has cartoon action, suspense, intense peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Elf Pets: A Fox Cub's Tale Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Lights, songs, and good cheer delight in short holiday tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Music Lullabies TV Poster Image
age 3+
Gentle Disney characters star in sleepy, short music videos.
Network: Disney Junior
(2018)
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