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The Angry Birds Movie 2 Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Funnier sequel still has silly action, potty humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Charismatic stars in funny, exciting, violent F&F spin-off.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Scary but very entertaining movie based on classic books.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Overwatch Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Fantastic, frantic shooter with some violence, open chat.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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The Secret Life of Pets 2 Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Sequel reduces dark comedy, ups laughs, keeps rude humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 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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How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Family-friendly threequel has peril, bloodless battles.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Society TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Language, violence, substance abuse in dark teen mystery.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Escape Room Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Constant peril, limited bloodshed in trap scare-fest.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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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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Once Upon a Deadpool Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Entertaining re-edited sequel tones down violence, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Carmen Sandiego TV Poster Image
age 7+
Globe-trotting thief's action-packed origin story.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Night School Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Crude, profanity-heavy comedy also offers real lessons.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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BitLife - Life Simulator App Poster Image
age 14+
Make text-based choices from cradle to grave; not for kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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Coop & Cami Ask the World TV Poster Image
age 7+
Family-centric show glosses over dangers of online activity.
Network: Disney Channel
(2018)
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Eighth Grade Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Painfully realistic, tenderly acted coming-of-age dramedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Marvel's Spider-Man Game Poster Image
age 14+
"Spider-sense"-ational tale starring iconic wall crawler.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2018)
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Disenchantment TV Poster Image
age 14+
Series from Simpsons creator has strong women, violence.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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The Darkest Minds, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Psychic teens escape concentration camps in taut thriller.
By Alexandra Bracken
(2012)
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I Feel Pretty Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Fun but uneven comedy tackles self-esteem; some racy bits.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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