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Stonewall Outloud Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Highly original, affecting docu about iconic LGBTQ uprising.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Pinocchio (2018) Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Reimagining of classic tale has lots of peril, some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Sun Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Offbeat tale of odd young man; cursing, mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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When Calls the Heart: The  Heart of Homecoming Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Christmas comes to Hope Valley in wholesome, feel-good tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Coco Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Stunningly animated, poignant tribute to family and culture.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Heidi (2015) Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Enjoyable, beautiful, warmhearted remake of classic tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life TV Poster Image
age 14+
Fast-talking revival retains lots of original's charm.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
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This Is Us TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Adult-oriented dramedy puts a fresh spin on family ties.
Network: NBC
(2016)
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Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Inspiring, faith-filled tale has emotion, serious themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Can You Dig This? Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Inspiring docu about urban gardening; some profanity, drugs.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt TV Poster Image
age 14+
Charming, quirky, hilarious comedy has rich characters.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
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The Dick Van Dyke Show TV Poster Image
age 7+
Kennedy-era comedy series offers good family fun.
Network: Syndicated, TV Land
(1961)
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Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman TV Poster Image
age 7+
Endearing historical drama is a classic for families.
Network: Syndicated
(1993)
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The Waltons TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Beloved '70s family classic continues to win fans.
Network: Hallmark Channel, Syndicated
(1972)
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Elf Movie Poster Image
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Elf
age 7+
Peppy holiday favorite for both kids and parents.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Regarding Henry Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Slow, thoughtful '90s drama won't appeal to teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1991)
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Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Inspiring docu retells kids' poignant escape from Nazis.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Pay It Forward Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Syrupy drama has mature themes, cursing, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Anne of Green Gables Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Faithful, sensitive take on classic novel is great for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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A Little Princess Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Wonderful adaptation of classic book; some scary moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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