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How Green Was My Valley Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Sentimental classic still tugs at the heartstrings.
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(Release Year: 1941)
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The Remains of the Day Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Classic period drama tackles issues of gender and class.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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Millions Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
A beautiful, rare family film that everyone can enjoy.
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(Release Year: 2005)
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Sense and Sensibility Movie Poster Image
age 11+
A lush and witty adaptation of Jane Austen's novel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Fantastic, but kids are older, themes are darker.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Watership Down (1978) Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Book-based animated tale has intense peril, violence.
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(Release Year: 1978)
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Gone with the Wind Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Undeniably an epic, but lots of problematic representations.
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(Release Year: 1939)
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Little Women (2019) Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Poignant, beautifully made take on beloved sisterhood tale.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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A Shine of Rainbows Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Magical coming-of-age story is intensely emotional.
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(Release Year: 2010)
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The Canterville Ghost Movie Poster Image
age 10+
TV movie version of Oscar Wilde classic has mild scares.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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My Louisiana Sky Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Sweet coming-of-age movie has mature themes.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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Antboy Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Some iffy humor in quirky Danish tween superhero movie.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Mr. Holmes Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Smart, literate, low-key drama about memory and stories.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Wish You Well Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Well-shot, moving drama uplifting but has lots of tragedy.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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True Grit (1969) Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Classic Western has memorable characters, some gun violence.
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(Release Year: 1969)
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Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Sparkling book adaptation has great characters, some scares.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Pride & Prejudice Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Gorgeous Jane Austen adaptation has timeless appeal.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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Holes Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Great movie respects its audience's intelligence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Persuasion Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Jane Austen love story with an admirable heroine.
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(Release Year: 1995)
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Hamlet (1948) Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Olivier's classic Shakespeare tragedy has themes of revenge.
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(Release Year: 1948)
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