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National Velvet Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Great family movie; even better for horse lovers.
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(Release Year: 1944)
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Anne of Green Gables Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Faithful, sensitive take on classic novel is great for kids.
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(Release Year: 1986)
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Miracle Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Moving story of the 1980 Olympic hockey team.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Searching for Bobby Fischer Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Young chess prodigy learns about sportsmanship.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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Akeelah and the Bee Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Inspiring drama about a champion speller; OK for tweens.
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(Release Year: 2006)
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Swiss Family Robinson Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Good intro to older movies for kids; watch for stereotypes.
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(Release Year: 1960)
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The Goonies Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Classic '80s adventure has lots of swearing, some scares.
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(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.
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(Release Year: 1999)
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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.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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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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The Rocket Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Faith-based true-life teen sports story has some cursing.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Bookshop Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Bittersweet period drama about the joys of reading.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Togo Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
True Alaska tale mixes action and drama; some peril.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Spider-Man Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Fun movie, but may be too intense for younger kids.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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Spider-Man 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
A popcorn pleasure with heart, soul, and insight.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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The Karate Kid Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
'80s classic is still fun for families with older tweens.
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(Release Year: 1984)
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Rocky Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Boxing Best Picture sets underdog-hero standard; drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1976)
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Rudy Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring sports film about a real-life underdog.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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The Grapes of Wrath Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Classic John Steinbeck adaptation is still powerful.
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(Release Year: 1940)
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Sounder (1972) Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
A strong family triumphs over poverty and racism.
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(Release Year: 1972)
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