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Selena Movie Poster Image
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Touching and ultimately tragic tale of young Tejano star.
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(Release Year: 1997)
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Little Women Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Lovely Alcott adaptation tugs at the heartstrings.
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(Release Year: 1994)
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Betty & Coretta Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Moving tribute to two civil rights widows' legacies.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Foreign Letters Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Subtitled coming-of-age drama explores girl friendship.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Belle Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Important, affecting, engrossing drama for tweens and up.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Only Yesterday Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Classic Studio Ghibli drama focuses on Japanese girlhood.
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(Release Year: 1991)
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Queen of Katwe Movie Poster Image
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Inspiring true tale of girl Ugandan chess champ.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Hidden Figures Movie Poster Image
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Inspiring true story of African-American women at NASA.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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The Breadwinner Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Powerful, intense animated tale of life under Taliban rule.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Saint Judy Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Emotionally powerful biopic about crusading attorney.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Amelia Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Period biopic is uplifting but doesn’t truly soar.
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(Release Year: 2009)
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Soul Surfer Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Earnest sports biopic tugs at heart despite clichés.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Canela Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Subtitled film about grief and cooking is heavy but sweet.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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The Letter Writer Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Positive messages about giving; some heavy themes.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Music of the Heart Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Touching story about a determined teacher has mature themes.
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(Release Year: 1999)
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Hamlet and Hutch Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Alzheimer's drama has strong messages, mature themes.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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From the Rough Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Solid sports tale has positive messages, feel-good themes.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Anything Is Possible Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Inspirational faith-based movie has heavy themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Te Ata Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Underrated cultural hero gets her due in earnest biopic.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Ruby Bridges Movie Poster Image
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Historical drama lacks subtlety but has positive messages.
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(Release Year: 1998)
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