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The Goonies Movie Poster Image
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Classic '80s adventure has lots of swearing, some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1985)
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October Sky Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Inspiring tale for older tweens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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Contact Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Thoughtful adaptation of Sagan novel; violence, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1997)
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Home Alone Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Slapstick comedy is funny but full of iffy stuff.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1990)
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Fantastic, but kids are older, themes are darker.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Henry & Me Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
NY Yankees inspire cancer-stricken boy in animated film.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Chesapeake Shores TV Poster Image
age 10+
Book-based drama series offers feel-good content.
Network: Hallmark Channel
(2016)
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Wonder Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Earnest, emotional book adaptation has strong messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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A Series of Unfortunate Events TV Poster Image
age 10+
Exceptional, spooky book adaptation is best for tweens.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Apple of My Eye Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Gentle story about teen's adjustment to life-changing event.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Unsinkable Molly Brown Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Debbie Reynolds is center stage in spirited 1964 musical.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1964)
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Magnus Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Inspirational docu on the "Mozart of Chess"; some bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Spider-Man: Homecoming Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Diverse, entertaining reboot has some language, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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How Green Was My Valley Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Sentimental classic still tugs at the heartstrings.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1941)
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A Wrinkle in Time Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Inclusive but imperfect take on classic story of hope, love.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Monkey Business: The Adventures of Curious George's Creators Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Warmhearted docu of monkey's creators; some wartime footage.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Newsies: The Broadway Musical Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Dazzling staged musical has some mild cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Rocket Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Faith-based true-life teen sports story has some cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Ladies First Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Inspiring but cautionary docu about woman archer from India.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Bookshop Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Bittersweet period drama about the joys of reading.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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