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Eighth Grade Movie Poster Image
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Painfully realistic, tenderly acted coming-of-age dramedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Black Lightning TV Poster Image
age 14+
Electrifying DC series is a grown-up superhero tale.
Network: CW
(2018)
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Dunkirk Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Intense, challenging story shows the horrors of war.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Runaways TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Underage drinking, sci-fi violence in superhero soap opera.
Network: Hulu
(2017)
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Star Trek: Discovery TV Poster Image
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Darker, more violent Trek still has positive messages.
Network: CBS
(2017)
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Kong: Skull Island Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Battles are brutally violent in diverse, '70s-set reboot.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Before I Fall Movie Poster Image
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Mix of iffy behavior, strong messages in well-acted YA tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Passengers Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Interesting drama about love, mortality, iffy decisions.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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This Is Us TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Adult-oriented dramedy puts a fresh spin on family ties.
Network: NBC
(2016)
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Brooklyn Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Poignant immigration drama is romantic, thought-provoking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Shadowhunters TV Poster Image
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age 14+
A paranornal romance heavy on style, light on substance.
Network: Freeform
(2016)
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The Shannara Chronicles TV Poster Image
age 14+
MTV's first fantasy series is violent but surprisingly fun.
Network: MTV
(2016)
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Testament of Youth Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Heartrending WWI drama has heavy content, strong heroine.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Divergent Series: Insurgent Movie Poster Image
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Dystopian sequel ups romance factor; still very violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Divergent Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Strong female character leads in violent dystopia.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Fans will approve of gripping, violent middle installment.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Gravity Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Intense, astonishing sci-fi thriller has real soul.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Captain Phillips Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Nail-biting story of ship hijacking is fabulous but intense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Beasts of the Southern Wild Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Devastatingly moving drama has harsh truths, whimsy, wisdom.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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The Hunger Games Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Intense adaptation is violent, thought-provoking for teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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