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Apex Legends Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Epic battle royale game is more realistic than Fortnite.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Star Trek: Discovery TV Poster Image
age 14+
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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Prey (2017) Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Reflect on moral choices in sometimes-bloody sci-fi shooter.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(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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Illuminae: The Illuminae Files, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Pulse-quickening space thriller is fantastic but intense.
By Amie Kaufman, Jay Kristoff
(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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Edge of Tomorrow Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Appealing but violent sci-fi thriller explores time, fate.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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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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Transformers: Fall of Cybertron Game Poster Image
age 14+
Intense and frenetic combat game for fans of this brand.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2012)
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Mystery Science Theater 3000 TV Poster Image
age 14+
Silly/smart bad-movie commentary is a teen geek's delight.
Network: Comedy Central
(1988)
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Whale Wars TV Poster Image
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age 14+
The intense reality of extreme conservation work.
Network: Animal Planet
(2008)
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Signs Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Suspenseful Shyamalan movie has extreme tension and peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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