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Primal TV Poster Image
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age 14+
A caveman, a dinosaur, and a violent journey of forgiveness.
Network: Adult Swim
(2019)
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SLAY Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Girl's online life gets real in smart thriller.
By Brittney Morris
(2019)
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I Am Mother Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Thoughtful sci-fi thriller has graphic violence, swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Observation Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Tough sci-fi puzzler has intense story, strong language.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2019)
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Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate Game Poster Image
age 14+
Huge fantasy adventure is deeper, has more hunting content.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2018)
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The Long Journey Home Game Poster Image
age 14+
Space tale filled with challenge, choice, and consequence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Every Hidden Thing Book Poster Image
age 14+
Absorbing dino-hunting adventure has some mature content.
By Kenneth Oppel
(2016)
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Code: Debugging the Gender Gap Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Docu cites bias against girls in tech; some coarse language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Monster Hunter Generations Game Poster Image
age 14+
Tough, deep adventure is monstrously fun for adventure fans.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
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Into the Stars Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Lead humanity through space in stat-heavy simulation.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
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Breakthrough TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Fascinating docu series vibrantly explores science topics.
Network: National Geographic Channel
(2015)
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The Martian Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Gripping tale of space survival has unexpected humor.
By Andy Weir
(2014)
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Ark: Survival Evolved Game Poster Image
age 14+
Violent survival MMO tests skills against humans, dinos.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
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Cowboys vs. Dinosaurs Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Deliberately cheesy B-movie with frequent blood and gore.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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CodeHS Website Poster Image
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age 15+
Cool, accessible coding lessons come with a hefty price tag.
URL: https://www.codehs.com/
(2013)
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Primeval: New World TV Poster Image
age 15+
Limp dino-chasing drama has excessive gore, lacks thrills.
Network: Syfy
(2013)
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Age of Dinosaurs Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Some gore, a lot of stupidity in horrible sci-fi movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Street Fighter X Tekken Game Poster Image
age 14+
Two brawler series fuse into one game; violent but no blood.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2012)
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Jurassic Park: The Game Game Poster Image
age 14+
Disappointing dino adventure has blood and scares.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2011)
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Terra Nova TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Big-budget supernatural thriller with family at its heart.
Network: Fox
(2011)
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