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A Student's Guide to Your First Year of College TV Poster Image
age 12+
Relatable, well-rounded series tackles college prep topics.
Network: YouTube
(2019)
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The Perfect Date Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Solid romcom fun with two charismatic leads; swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Northern Rescue TV Poster Image
age 12+
Heartfelt, emotional drama tackles tough issues head on.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Rise TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Tender, lovely series is "Friday Night Lights" onstage.
Network: NBC
(2018)
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Dance Academy: The Comeback Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Captivating, graceful story of young dancers on the verge.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Edgy high school disaster comedy is memorably offbeat.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Dirty Dancing (2017) Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Remake can't recapture original magic but still entertains.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Bad Kids Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Moving doc about troubled teens has powerful themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Coming Through the Rye Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Coming-of-age drama deals with heavy themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Speechless TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Fresh family comedy puts "disability" in a brand-new light.
Network: ABC
(2016)
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Millennials: Growing Up in the 21st Century TV Poster Image
age 14+
Thought-provoking docu follows coming-of-age struggles.
Network: Syndicated
(2016)
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Shake the Dust Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Poignant docu about B-boys and B-girls around the world.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Dream School TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Innovative school inspires at-risk high school students.
Network: Sundance Channel
(2013)
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The Whole Gritty City Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Vibrant, poignant, inspiring music docu; some profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The Bully Effect TV Poster Image
age 12+
Inspiring Bully sequel stresses power of standing up.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2013)
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Bunheads TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Likable drama blends good role models, small-town humor.
Network: Freeform
(2012)
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Breaking Pointe TV Poster Image
age 12+
Intensity, drama mark eye-opening ballet reality series.
Network: CW
(2012)
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Glee TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Edgy-but-quirky comedy's music, message will win teens over.
Network: Fox
(2009)
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