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Sense and Sensibility Movie Poster Image
age 11+
A lush and witty adaptation of Jane Austen's novel.
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(Release Year: 1995)
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Pressure Cooker Movie Poster Image
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Inspiring cooking-themed docu is great for teens.
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(Release Year: 2010)
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Arrival Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Great, deeply thoughtful, compassionate sci-fi tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Liyana Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring, unique film tells two stories of perseverance.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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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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Selena Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
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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WarGames Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Suspenseful Cold War tale with teen gamer in control.
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(Release Year: 1983)
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Whisper of the Heart Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Sweet, romantic coming-of-age anime with strong role models.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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The Gods Must Be Crazy II Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Charming sequel retains madcap whimsy of family classic.
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(Release Year: 1990)
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The Mistle-Tones Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Festive music accents sweet story that has bullying themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Christmas with Holly Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Heartwarming story of overcoming grief is great family fare.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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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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The Roosevelts: An Intimate History Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Lots of historical detail in evenhanded, traditional docu.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Inequality for All Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Engaging economics docu encourages equality, activism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Only Yesterday Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Classic Studio Ghibli drama focuses on Japanese girlhood.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1991)
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On the Way to School Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Stirring docu explores school journeys around the globe.
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(Release Year: 2009)
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Queen of Katwe Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Inspiring true tale of girl Ugandan chess champ.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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