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Waiting for Anya Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Kid-focused Nazi resistance drama has violence, peril.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Superb true tale of remarkable teen; some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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First Man Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Intimate, serious drama about reluctant space hero.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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A Bag of Marbles Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful story of boys' WWII survival has peril, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Resistance Banker Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Lots of war violence in unique, engaging true story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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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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Marshall Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Inspirational, entertaining biopic of a very human hero.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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A United Kingdom Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Beautiful but slightly flat drama about powerful love story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Sully Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Great performances in tense, quietly powerful true story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Greater Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Moving, faith-based tale of football star's unexpected rise.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Roots (2016) Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Reimagined slave epic is violent but stirs worthy questions.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Selma Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Outstanding drama about MLK's fight for equal rights.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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The Book of Negroes Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Riveting slavery epic is artful, sobering, and inspiring.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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My Left Foot Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Gritty yet uplifting tale of artist with cerebral palsy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1989)
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The Pianist Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Powerful true story of a Jewish pianist has brutal violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Apollo 13 Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Thrilling, heartwarming, scary, and superb.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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Band of Brothers Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Equal parts heroism and horror in WWII miniseries.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Swing Kids Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Intense conflict in coming-of-age movie set in Nazi Germany.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Thirteen Days Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Superb film about Cuban missile crisis, best for older kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Stand and Deliver Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Math teacher inspires in powerful fact-based drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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